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Roku is the creator of the most popular streaming software platform for delivering video, music and casual games to the TV. The Roku platform features huge collection of entertainment available for streaming. The Company’s products include Roku 4, Roku 3, Roku 2, Roku 1, Roku Streaming Stick and accessories, such as cables, remote controls, power adapters and headphones.
TypePublic
Founded2002
HQLos Gatos, CA, US
Websiteroku.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureC

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)1,650(+49%)
Job Openings432
Revenue (FY, 2016)$398.6 M(+25%)
Share Price (Apr 2021)$368.6(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Roku

Anthony Wood

Anthony Wood

Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Steve Louden

Steve Louden

CFO
Ravi Ahuja

Ravi Ahuja

Director
Ilya Asnis

Ilya Asnis

Senior Vice President, Roku OS
Scott de Haas

Scott de Haas

Senior Vice President, Product Engineering and Operations
Troy Fenner

Troy Fenner

Senior Vice President, Human Resources
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Roku Office Locations

Roku has offices in Los Gatos, Austin, Chicago, New York and in 7 other locations
Los Gatos, CA, US (HQ)
150 Winchester Cir
Austin, TX, US
Austin, TX, USA
Chicago, IL, US
Chicago, IL, USA
Los Gatos, CA, US
Los Gatos, CA, USA
New York, NY, US
New York, NY, USA
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Roku Financials and Metrics

Roku Revenue

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Roku's revenue was reported to be $398.65 m in FY, 2016 which is a 24.6% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

124.8m

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

49.9m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %

40%

Net income (Q3, 2017)

(46.2m)

EBIT (Q3, 2017)

(7.9m)

Market capitalization (26-Apr-2021)

47.3b

Closing stock price (26-Apr-2021)

368.6

Cash (30-Sept-2017)

66.9m

EV

47.3b
Roku's current market capitalization is $47.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

319.9m398.6m

Revenue growth, %

25%

Cost of goods sold

230.1m277.6m

Gross profit

89.8m121.0m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2017Q3, 2017

Revenue

89.1m124.8m

Cost of goods sold

63.0m74.9m

Gross profit

26.1m49.9m

Gross profit Margin, %

29%40%
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

75.7m34.6m

Accounts Receivable

53.2m79.3m

Inventories

30.3m43.6m

Current Assets

164.9m165.2m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2017Q3, 2017

Cash

70.2m66.9m

Accounts Receivable

56.3m84.8m

Inventories

27.1m35.5m

Current Assets

164.9m197.5m
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(40.6m)(42.8m)(70.4m)

Depreciation and Amortization

2.6m5.3m3.9m

Inventories

(3.8m)(13.3m)8.1m

Accounts Payable

4.7m(2.8m)17.4m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2017

Net Income

(46.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

4.2m

Inventories

(19.7m)

Accounts Payable

13.1m
USDFY, 2015

Debt/Equity

-0.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

-1.1 x
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Roku Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015Q3, 2017Dec, 2016FY, 2016Jun, 2017H1, 2017Sep, 2017

Active Accounts

9.18 m16.73 m13.38 m15 m15.1 m

Video Streamed, hours

3.2 b5.5 b3.78 b9.35 b7 b

ARPPU

$6.48$12.68$9.28

Movies and TV Shows

450 k500 k500 k
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Roku Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
DataXuOctober 22, 2019$150 m

Roku Revenue Breakdown

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Roku revenue breakdown by business segment: 73.7% from Player and 26.3% from Platform

Roku Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

71/100

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Roku Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Roku Online and Social Media Presence

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Roku Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    66/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    66/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    64/100

  • Diversity

    D+

    61/100

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Roku News and Updates

Roku says it may lose YouTube TV app after Google made anti-competitive demands

Roku on Monday notified its users via email that YouTube TV may be forced off its platform entirely, alleging anti-competitive demands from Google that include requests for preferential treatment of its YouTube TV and YouTube apps.Why it matters: It's one of the first big carriage disputes around an…

Why Is Roku Stock Undervalued Even After A 450% Jump?

Roku stock has seen a formidable rise of more than 450% from its March 2020 lows. The stock has rallied from $64 to $357 off its recent bottom, outperforming the S&P 500 which increased around 80% from its 2020 lows. ROKU stock was able to outshine the broader market due to increased demand for.…

ReelTime to Launch Roku Channel ReelTime TV to 51.2 Million Monthly Active Users, Expanding Content Distribution and Advertising Revenues Using Technology

SEATTLE, WA, April 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- ReelTime VR/ReelTime Media (OTC:RLTR) has confirmed that it is set to launch a ReelTime Media channel on the streaming platform Roku. 

How to reset your Roku streaming device if it's not functioning properly

Summary List PlacementIf your Roku streaming device is experiencing glitches or not performing the way it's supposed to, you can reset it in a few different ways.  First, you should try restarting your Roku, as this soft reset does not erase any of your settings or log you out of your channels. In…

Roku has the best new gadget of the year so far, but Apple and Samsung are coming up soon

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Roku Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Roku founded?

    Roku was founded in 2002.

  • Who are Roku key executives?

    Roku's key executives are Anthony Wood, Steve Louden and Ravi Ahuja.

  • How many employees does Roku have?

    Roku has 1,650 employees.

  • What is Roku revenue?

    Latest Roku annual revenue is $398.6 m.

  • What is Roku revenue per employee?

    Latest Roku revenue per employee is $241.6 k.

  • Who are Roku competitors?

    Competitors of Roku include TiVo, FC Porto and Bleacher Report.

  • Where is Roku headquarters?

    Roku headquarters is located at 150 Winchester Cir, Los Gatos.

  • Where are Roku offices?

    Roku has offices in Los Gatos, Austin, Chicago, New York and in 7 other locations.

  • How many offices does Roku have?

    Roku has 12 offices.