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Square is a company providing software, hardware, and financial services products. It specializes in payments, point of sale, e-commerce, as well as loyalty, payroll, marketing, team management, gift card, and other tools.
TypePublic
Founded2009
HQSan Francisco, US
Websitesquareup.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)3,835(+15%)
Job Openings269
Revenue (FY, 2019)$4.7 B(+43%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$202.9 (+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Square

Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey

CEO, Chairman, Co-Founder
Amrita Ahuja

Amrita Ahuja

CFO
Jesse Dorogusker

Jesse Dorogusker

Hardware Lead
Brian Grassadonia

Brian Grassadonia

Cash App Lead
Alyssa Henry

Alyssa Henry

Seller Lead
Sam Quigley

Sam Quigley

Security and Knowledge Platform Lead
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Square Office Locations

Square has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, New York, Oakland and in 13 other locations
San Francisco, US (HQ)
1455 Market St #600, San Francisco
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Square Financials and Metrics

Square Revenue

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Square's revenue was reported to be $4.71 b in FY, 2019 which is a 42.9% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

925.3m

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

402.6m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

43.5%

Market capitalization (24-Nov-2020)

91.4b

Closing stock price (24-Nov-2020)

202.9

Cash (30-Sept-2020)

2.1b

EV

92.0b
Square's current market capitalization is $91.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

2.2b3.3b4.7b

Revenue growth, %

30%49%43%

Cost of goods sold

1.4b2.0b2.8b

Gross profit

839.3m1.3b1.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

668.6m814.9m882.1m959.4m1.2b1.3b1.4b1.9b925.3m

Cost of goods sold

413.4m499.1m529.4m562.6m708.4m766.4m842.6m1.3b522.7m

Gross profit

255.2m315.8m352.7m396.8m465.8m500.0m538.5m596.8m402.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

38%39%40%41%40%39%39%31%44%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

696.5m583.2m1.0b

Accounts Receivable

8.6m22.4m33.9m

Prepaid Expenses

14.5m21.8m22.8m

Inventories

16.8m28.6m47.7m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

738.6m1.4b721.7m521.7m617.3m612.0m2.0b2.0b2.1b

Accounts Receivable

9.9m17.9m19.0m28.7m32.2m37.6m31.5m38.2m39.6m

Prepaid Expenses

14.7m16.7m12.7m23.5m18.7m17.3m31.4m29.7m25.4m

Inventories

20.9m22.0m25.3m26.7m29.4m44.7m54.7m55.4m70.4m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

(62.8m)(38.5m)375.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

37.3m61.0m75.6m

Accounts Payable

306.3m(45.1m)565.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

127.7m295.1m465.7m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

(24.0m)(29.9m)(10.2m)(38.2m)(44.9m)(15.5m)(105.9m)(117.4m)(80.9m)

Depreciation and Amortization

10.2m22.5m38.3m19.0m37.8m56.9m20.1m41.1m61.7m

Accounts Payable

152.1m283.9m663.5m1.1b1.3b546.6m206.2m1.4b

Cash From Operating Activities

52.1m71.0m118.7m32.4m165.8m404.6m121.3m(151.8m)260.9m
USDFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

-242.3 x

EV/CFO

102.8 x

Revenue/Employee

947.1k

Debt/Equity

0.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x

P/E Ratio

(203.9)
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Square Operating Metrics

FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Gross Payment Volume

$65.30 b$17.83 b$21.37 b$22.50 b$84.65 b$22.59 b$26.79 b$28.23 b$106.24 m$25.74 b$22.80 b

Transactions

1.40 b1.80 b2.30 b

Active Cards

287 m342 m407 m

Patents Issued

379 528 687
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Square Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Credit Karma TaxNovember 26, 2020$50 m
Stitch LabsJuly 10, 2020
VerseJune 16, 2020
DessaFebruary 07, 2020
Eloquent LabsMay 09, 2019
WeeblyApril 27, 2018$365 m
ZestyApril 19, 2018
Entrees On-Trays IncJanuary 25, 2018
OrderAheadMarch 01, 2017
StorehouseJune 14, 2016
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Square Revenue Breakdown

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Square revenue breakdown by business segment: 65.4% from Transaction-Based, 21.9% from Subscription and Services-Based, 11.0% from Bitcoin and 1.8% from Other

Square revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 5.1% from International and 94.9% from United States

Human Capital Metrics

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Square Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Square Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Square Online and Social Media Presence

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Square Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    73/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    C

    64/100

  • Diversity

    B+

    77/100

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Square News and Updates

Square to buy Credit Karma tax biz for Cash App expansion

Square is buying the tax business of Credit Karma for $50 million to bring do-it-yourself tax filing to its Cash App customers. The deal has seen Credit Karma's acquisition by Intuit cleared by the Department of Justice.

DOJ Forces Credit Karma To Sell Tax Unit To Square To Clear $7.1 Billion Takeover By Intuit

Without the divestment, the acquisition would likely result in higher prices for online do-it-yourself tax preparation, the DOJ said Wednesday.

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Gap, Square, Nikola, Nordstrom & more

Names on the move ahead of the open.

Square Agrees to Buy Credit Karma’s Tax Preparation Service for $50M

Cash App will make the DIY tax-prep software available for free to its 30 million monthly users.

Tauriga Sciences, Inc. Officially Transitions its E-Commerce Payment Processing to Square Inc. & is Now Approved to Accept American Express Credit Cards

The Company’s E-Commerce Platform No Longer has Any Individual Transaction ($) Dollar Limit Imposed

Square and PayPal may be the new whales in the crypto market as clients flock to buy bitcoin

Fintech companies are helping fuel demand for bitcoin as they open the floodgates for millions of people to trade it.
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Square Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Square founded?

    Square was founded in 2009.

  • Who are Square key executives?

    Square's key executives are Jack Dorsey, Amrita Ahuja and Jesse Dorogusker.

  • How many employees does Square have?

    Square has 3,835 employees.

  • What is Square revenue?

    Latest Square annual revenue is $4.7 b.

  • What is Square revenue per employee?

    Latest Square revenue per employee is $1.2 m.

  • Who are Square competitors?

    Competitors of Square include River Financial, Shift4 Payments and BrainTree.

  • Where is Square headquarters?

    Square headquarters is located at 1455 Market St #600, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Square offices?

    Square has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, New York, Oakland and in 13 other locations.

  • How many offices does Square have?

    Square has 17 offices.