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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, CA, US
Websitesquareup.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)3,835(+15%)
Job Openings2
Revenue (FY, 2020)$9.5 B(+102%)
Share Price (Feb 2021)$230 (+2%)
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, CA, 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 $9.50 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

9.5b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

9.4b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

98.5%

Net income (FY, 2020)

213.1m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

(18.8m)

Market capitalization (26-Feb-2021)

104.6b

Closing stock price (26-Feb-2021)

230.0

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

3.2b

EV

104.9b
Square's current market capitalization is $104.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

2.2b3.3b4.7b9.5b

Revenue growth, %

30%49%43%

Cost of goods sold

1.4b2.0b2.8b143.9m

Gross profit

839.3m1.3b1.9b9.4b
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, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

696.5m583.2m1.0b3.2b

Accounts Receivable

8.6m22.4m33.9m42.0m

Prepaid Expenses

14.5m21.8m22.8m34.3m

Inventories

16.8m28.6m47.7m61.1m
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, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(62.8m)(38.5m)375.4m213.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

37.3m61.0m75.6m84.2m

Accounts Payable

306.3m(45.1m)565.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

127.7m295.1m465.7m381.6m
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

Revenue/Employee

947.1k

Debt/Equity

0.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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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

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Square Online and Social Media Presence

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Square Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    C

    65/100

  • Diversity

    B

    77/100

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Square News and Updates

Last anti-HS2 protestor removed from Euston Square Gardens tunnel

The last anti-HS2 protestors have been safely removed from a tunnel underneath Euston Square Gardens, the rail firm said today. The post Last anti-HS2 protestor removed from Euston Square Gardens tunnel appeared first on CityAM.

Square shares in rebound mode after analyst upgrade

Square shares in rebound mode after analyst upgrade

With Atlanta rising as a new hub for tech, early stage firm Tech Square Ventures gets a new partner

Atlanta is coming up in the tech world with several newly minted billion-dollar businesses hailing from the ATL and the city’s local venture capital community is taking notice. Even as later stage firms like the newly minted BIP Capital rebrand and  with increasingly large funds, earlier stage firms…

Square made waves in 2020 with Bitcoin, and is now looking to dive deeper into the crypto world

Summary List PlacementSquare processed $32 billion in gross payment volume (GPV) in Q4 2020, posting a 12% increase from Q4 2019, per its latest earnings release. Square's growth mirrors that of the previous quarter, when it processed $31.7 billion in GPV as it bounced back from the initial impact o…

Square saw 1 million users buy bitcoin for first time during January's upswing, CFO says

The spike in interest last month among the payment platform's users coincided with bitcoin's continued rally.
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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 $9.5 b.

  • What is Square revenue per employee?

    Latest Square revenue per employee is $2.5 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.