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SST, Inc. is the world leader in gunshot detection, and its ShotSpotter solutions are the leading gunfire alert and analysis solutions. Its public safety technology solutions are focused on improving public and community safety by locating gunfire and other explosive events, and ultimately, helping reduce and prevent gun violence and improving intelligence-led policing and community policing initiatives. SST solutions protect cities and countries around the world, with more than 80 installations in four countries and in more than 90 US cities. Privately held, the company possesses a multitude of patents that are the result of nearly two decades of innovation in the area of acoustic gunshot location technology.

TypePublic
Founded1995
HQNewark, CA, US
Websiteshotspotter.com
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)85
Revenue (FY, 2020)$45.7 M(+13%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$33.8(-4%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at SST

Ralph A. Clark

Ralph A. Clark

President and Chief Executive Officer
William J. Bratton

William J. Bratton

Director
Alan R. Stewart

Alan R. Stewart

Chief Financial Officer
Paul Ames

Paul Ames

Senior Vice President, Products and Technology
Thomas T. Groos

Thomas T. Groos

Director
Gary T. Bunyard

Gary T. Bunyard

Senior Vice President, Sales and Security
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SST Office Locations

SST has an office in Newark
Newark, CA, US (HQ)
7979 Gateway Blvd #210
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SST Financials and Metrics

SST Revenue

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SST's revenue was reported to be $45.73 m in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

15.0m

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

8.7m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

58%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

79.0k

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

169.0k

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2021)

394.2m

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2021)

33.8

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

16.0m
SST's current market capitalization is $394.2 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

23.8m34.8m40.8m45.7m

Cost of goods sold

12.2m14.8m16.4m18.5m

Gross profit

11.6m19.9m24.3m27.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

49%57%60%59%
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

5.8m6.8m6.9m8.9m9.2m9.6m10.3m10.0m10.5m11.3m11.4m15.0m

Cost of goods sold

2.7m3.5m3.3m3.6m3.9m4.0m4.3m4.0m4.3m4.4m4.7m6.3m

Gross profit

3.1m3.4m3.6m5.3m5.3m5.6m6.0m6.0m6.1m6.9m6.6m8.7m

Gross profit Margin, %

54%50%52%60%58%58%58%60%58%61%58%58%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

19.6m10.2m24.6m16.0m

Accounts Receivable

3.9m

Prepaid Expenses

839.0k1.5m1.8m2.2m

Current Assets

24.4m27.1m40.2m31.1m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

35.1m19.3m14.7m14.8m16.3m29.5m27.4m26.1m28.7m25.8m28.7m

Accounts Receivable

3.1m6.0m6.4m

Prepaid Expenses

882.0k859.0k1.3m1.7m1.6m1.3m2.2m2.0m1.6m2.6m2.3m

Current Assets

39.1m26.1m22.4m22.9m25.4m38.3m38.6m34.9m37.6m36.3m37.8m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(10.0m)(2.7m)1.8m1.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

3.1m3.9m5.0m5.6m

Accounts Payable

291.0k(346.0k)(243.0k)(190.0k)

Cash From Operating Activities

3.4m(1.4m)13.7m11.2m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Net Income

(5.9m)(7.5m)(1.2m)(1.6m)(3.0m)(362.0k)25.0k471.0k13.0k879.0k1.4m79.0k

Depreciation and Amortization

1.4m2.3m817.0k1.8m2.8m1.2m2.4m3.6m1.4m2.7m4.0m1.4m

Accounts Payable

(307.0k)429.0k305.0k1.1m715.0k(346.0k)(514.0k)(617.0k)(562.0k)(405.0k)(185.0k)145.0k

Cash From Operating Activities

1.1m1.6m(2.2m)(836.0k)2.5m8.9m7.7m11.2m5.7m5.2m8.8m(1.5m)
USDQ2, 2017

Revenue/Employee

66.1k

Financial Leverage

3.2 x
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SST Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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SST Online and Social Media Presence

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SST Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    72/100

  • CEO Rating

    B+

    73/100

  • Compensation

    C

    67/100

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SST News and Updates

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Gunshot Detection System Global Market 2018: Key Players – Raytheon Company, Thales Group, Battelle Memorial Institute, Rafael, SST

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SST Blogs

Is Your Crime Analysis Program Robust Enough for 2021?

Police departments around the country are struggling to manage the large amounts of data they collect each day. In this blog, we discuss how a crime analysis program can help. The post Is Your Crime Analysis Program Robust Enough for 2021? appeared first on ShotSpotter.

Innovative Strategies to Maximize Budget & Staff Resources for Greatest Impact

Join this webinar to hear from the Wilmington Police Department, recently featured in Forbes Magazine, for innovative patrol strategies. They'll share strategies for agencies of all sizes to maximize resources, prevent officer burnout and improve community perception.

Investigative Case Management Overview

ShotSpotter, Inc. is a leader in precision policing technology solutions that enable law enforcement to more effectively respond to, investigate, and deter crime. The company recently launched ShotSpotter Investigate™, a purpose-built automated case management solution for detectives and…

West Palm Beach Reports Sharp Drop in Homicides and Seven Lives Saved with ShotSpotter

In the first full year of use, the results of ShotSpotter were clear, with the city experiencing a 29 percent decline in homicides for 2019. WPBPD reports at least seven cases where lifesaving aid was rendered due to the fast response from a ShotSpotter alert.

Police Patrol Software: 5 Essential Features That Minimize Bias & Maximize Crime Deterrence

How can PDs create a bigger and better impact with fewer resources and more outside pressure? By deploying police patrol software that does these 5 things. The post Police Patrol Software: 5 Essential Features That Minimize Bias & Maximize Crime Deterrence appeared first on ShotSpotter.

Community-First Patrol Management Overview

Overview of ShotSpotter Connect - Community First Patrol Management Software that dynamically direct patrol resources to areas of greatest risk, more effectively deter crime, and serve the community.
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SST Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was SST founded?

    SST was founded in 1995.

  • Who are SST key executives?

    SST's key executives are Ralph A. Clark, William J. Bratton and Alan R. Stewart.

  • How many employees does SST have?

    SST has 85 employees.

  • What is SST revenue?

    Latest SST annual revenue is $45.7 m.

  • What is SST revenue per employee?

    Latest SST revenue per employee is $538 k.

  • Who are SST competitors?

    Competitors of SST include SideFX, IPV and OpenExchange.

  • Where is SST headquarters?

    SST headquarters is located at 7979 Gateway Blvd #210, Newark.

  • Where are SST offices?

    SST has an office in Newark.

  • How many offices does SST have?

    SST has 1 office.