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Splunk is a company developing a machine data platform that comprises indexing, search, reporting, analysis, alerting, monitoring, and data management capabilities. The platform enables users to predict and prevent problems, streamline the security stack, minimize downtime, as well as explore and visualize business processes. The company serves the aerospace, defense, communications, energy and utilities, financial services, healthcare, higher education, manufacturing, retail, online services, and other industries.

TypePublic
Founded2003
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitesplunk.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2020)5,800(+32%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)$2.4 B(+31%)
Share Price (Jan 2021)$170
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Splunk

Doug Merritt

Doug Merritt

President and Chief Executive Officer, Board Member
Jason Child

Jason Child

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Susan St. Ledger

Susan St. Ledger

President, Worldwide Field Operations
Tim Tully

Tim Tully

Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
Scott Morgan

Scott Morgan

Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Global Affairs and Secretary
Carrie Palin

Carrie Palin

Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
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Splunk Office Locations

Splunk has offices in San Francisco, McLean, Plano, San Jose and in 31 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
270 Brannan St, San Francisco
McLean, VA, US
7900 Tysons One Pl #1100
Plano, TX, US
5360 Legacy Dr #250
San Jose, CA, US
500 Santana Row
Seattle, WA, US
1730 Minor Ave #900
Brisbane City, AU
71 Eagle St
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Splunk Financials and Metrics

Splunk Revenue

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Splunk's revenue was reported to be $2.36 b in FY, 2020 which is a 30.8% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2021)

240.2m

Gross profit (Q3, 2021)

235.2m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2021), %

97.9%

Market capitalization (15-Jan-2021)

27.5b

Closing stock price (15-Jan-2021)

170.0

Cash (31-Oct-2020)

1.7b

EV

28.5b
Splunk's current market capitalization is $27.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

1.3b1.8b2.4b

Revenue growth, %

34%42%31%

Cost of goods sold

256.4m344.7m429.8m

Gross profit

1.0b1.5b1.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

311.6m388.3m481.0m424.9m516.6m626.3m434.1m491.7m240.2m

Cost of goods sold

78.0m83.7m89.2m95.8m98.3m107.8m128.6m132.1m5.0m

Gross profit

233.7m304.6m391.8m329.0m418.3m518.5m305.5m359.6m235.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

75%78%81%77%81%83%70%73%98%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

545.9m1.9b778.7m

Accounts Receivable

391.8m469.7m838.7m

Prepaid Expenses

70.0m73.2m129.8m

Current Assets

1.6b3.4b2.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

481.8m419.7m1.9b1.8b1.7b873.5m922.5m1.5b1.7b

Accounts Receivable

207.9m247.8m303.3m285.3m408.9m638.1m645.2m793.1m800.0m

Prepaid Expenses

90.1m65.8m69.8m79.1m83.0m103.2m127.4m118.0m140.9m

Current Assets

1.3b1.3b3.1b3.1b3.1b2.6b2.6b3.1b3.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(259.1m)(275.6m)(336.7m)

Depreciation and Amortization

40.9m52.4m67.7m

Accounts Payable

3.4m9.2m(5.4m)

Cash From Operating Activities

262.9m296.5m(287.6m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

(118.5m)(222.0m)(277.7m)(155.4m)(256.3m)(313.9m)(305.6m)(566.9m)(768.4m)

Depreciation and Amortization

11.4m24.2m37.9m13.4m27.1m46.1m20.5m42.7m67.3m

Accounts Payable

(1.1m)3.0m6.8m2.9m5.3m(1.1m)7.3m23.0m(5.2m)

Cash From Operating Activities

76.5m110.0m169.1m35.0m(93.9m)(228.8m)46.0m(124.0m)(167.1m)
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

397.1k

Financial Leverage

2.5 x

P/E Ratio

(49.9)
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Splunk Operating Metrics

Splunk's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 19.4 k in FY, 2020. Splunk's Backlog was reported to be $794.9m in FY, 2020.
FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021

Enterprise Customers

15 k15 k16 k16 k17.50 k18 k18 k19 k19.40 k

Countries

110 130 130

Backlog

$160.50 m$379.80 m$794.90 m

$1m+ Orders

293 43 61 111 394 46 93 134 494 81
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Splunk Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
FlowmillNovember 24, 2020
PlumbrOctober 20, 2020
RigorOctober 20, 2020
StreamlioOctober 21, 2019
OmnitionSeptember 04, 2019$52.50 m
SignalFxAugust 21, 2019$1.05 b
KryptonCloudAugust 02, 2018
VictorOpsJune 11, 2018$120 m
PhantomFebruary 27, 2018$350 m
SignalSenseOctober 17, 2017
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Splunk Revenue Breakdown

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Splunk revenue breakdown by business segment: 13.2% from Cloud Services, 28.5% from Maintenance, Professional Services and Training and 58.2% from License

Splunk revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 28.9% from International and 71.1% from United States

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Splunk Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

71/100

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Splunk Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Splunk Online and Social Media Presence

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Splunk Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    84/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    81/100

  • Diversity

    B

    73/100

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Splunk News and Updates

ROSEN, GLOBAL INVESTOR COUNSEL, Reminds Splunk Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in Securities Class Action – SPLK

NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) between October 21, 2020 and December 2, 2020, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the important February 2, 2021 lead plaintiff deadline…

Splunk, Inc. Investors: Last Days to Participate Actively in the Class Action Lawsuit; Portnoy Law Firm

Investors with losses are encouraged to contact the firm before February 2, 2021; click here to submit trade information Investors with losses are encouraged to contact the firm before February 2, 2021; click here to submit trade information

Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP: Securities Fraud Class Action Filed Against Splunk Inc.

RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP alerts investors that a securities fraud class action lawsuit has been filed against Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) ("Splunk") on behalf of those who purchased or otherwise acquired Splunk common...

Johnson Fistel, LLP Files Class Action Suit Against Splunk (SPLK) Announces Expanded Class Period

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Fistel, LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has commenced on behalf of shareholders of Splunk, Inc. common stock, which expands the class period. The class action is on behalf of shareholders and expands the class period to those who...

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That Class Action Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against Northern Dynasty Minerals, Splunk, Minerva Neurosciences, and Covia Holdings and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

NEW YORK, Jan. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized shareholder rights law firm, reminds investors that class actions have been commenced on behalf of stockholders of Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (NYSE: NAK), Splunk, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), Minerva N…

ROSEN, TOP RANKED INVESTOR COUNSEL, Reminds Splunk Inc. Investors of Important February 2 Deadline in Securities Class Action – SPLK

NEW YORK, Jan. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) between October 21, 2020 and December 2, 2020, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the important February 2, 2021 lead plaintiff deadline…
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Splunk Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Splunk founded?

    Splunk was founded in 2003.

  • Who are Splunk key executives?

    Splunk's key executives are Doug Merritt, Jason Child and Susan St. Ledger.

  • How many employees does Splunk have?

    Splunk has 5,800 employees.

  • What is Splunk revenue?

    Latest Splunk annual revenue is $2.4 b.

  • What is Splunk revenue per employee?

    Latest Splunk revenue per employee is $406.7 k.

  • Who are Splunk competitors?

    Competitors of Splunk include Datadog, Oracle and Vmware.

  • Where is Splunk headquarters?

    Splunk headquarters is located at 270 Brannan St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Splunk offices?

    Splunk has offices in San Francisco, McLean, Plano, San Jose and in 31 other locations.

  • How many offices does Splunk have?

    Splunk has 35 offices.