Starz Networks is a leading provider of premium subscription video programming through the flagship STARZ and ENCORE pay TV networks which showcase premium original programming and movies to U.S. multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, and telecommunications companies.

Employee Rating

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TypeSubsidiary
HQEnglewood, CO, US
Founded1991
Websitestarz.com
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
Starz was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Englewood, CO, US

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Starz Office Locations

Starz has offices in Englewood, New York and Santa Monica
Englewood, CO, US (HQ)
8900 Liberty Cir
New York, NY, US
530 5th Ave Floor 5
Santa Monica, CA, US
1647 Stewart St
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Starz Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1991

Starz Revenue

Starz's revenue was reported to be $1.70 b in FY, 2015 which is a 2.2% increase from the previous period.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Revenue

1.8b1.7b1.7b

Revenue growth, %

(6%)2%

General and administrative expense

273.9m315.7m

Operating expense total

1.4b315.7m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Revenue

420.0m410.1m408.2m450.7m417.7m404.1m431.9m402.6m407.8m

General and administrative expense

69.7m62.1m74.4m77.2m75.5m74.4m90.9m79.0m85.9m

Operating expense total

69.7m62.1m310.9m308.2m75.5m302.3m90.9m79.0m85.9m

Depreciation and amortization

4.9m5.1m4.8m4.8m4.7m5.2m5.7m
Annual
USDY, 2010Y, 2011FY, 2011FY, 2012Y, 2012Y, 2013FY, 2013Y, 2014FY, 2014FY, 2015Y, 2015

Cash

315.7m1.1b2.1b749.8m749.8m25.7m25.7m13.4m13.4m10.7m10.7m

Accounts Receivable

288.0m241.4m247.1m249.1m252.9m

Prepaid Expenses

45.0m44.7m63.8m70.1m90.1m

Inventories

Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Cash

2.1b1.9b1.9b1.8b1.2b30.6m17.9m12.9m45.6m10.1m20.3m17.0m9.8m12.9m14.0m

Accounts Receivable

282.0m299.0m272.0m307.0m308.0m242.0m236.7m269.4m252.0m287.6m289.8m271.9m

Prepaid Expenses

42.0m41.0m57.0m51.0m64.0m45.2m42.5m43.4m40.8m55.1m55.2m60.5m66.5m

Current Assets

3.9b3.8b3.4b3.0b2.1b711.3m725.5m647.7m642.8m677.3m718.5m672.1m744.3m738.8m706.2m
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

812.0m254.5m249.8m269.0m236.5m

Depreciation and Amortization

69.0m19.4m17.4m19.4m19.0m

Accounts Payable

148.0m31.8m9.9m(20.3m)12.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

276.0m292.1m312.9m206.5m250.6m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Net Income

420.0m378.0m137.0m293.0m1.3b53.1m66.8m135.8m191.6m86.1m149.1m208.6m67.0m121.4m155.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

41.0m56.0m13.0m28.0m44.0m4.1m4.9m10.0m14.9m4.7m9.5m14.3m4.7m9.9m15.6m

Accounts Payable

212.0m175.0m97.0m(16.0m)(28.0m)(25.9m)(58.7m)(49.3m)(5.0m)(34.4m)(39.0m)(22.4m)(12.6m)(21.1m)

Cash From Operating Activities

278.0m316.0m94.0m131.0m228.0m41.3m60.0m107.2m(5.8m)(26.0m)88.5m5.4m101.0m196.7m
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Starz Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

74/100

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Starz Online and Social Media Presence

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Starz News and Updates

Lions Gate stock rises as Starz, 'Mad Men' revenue drives earnings beat

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. shares rose in the extended session Thursday after the television and movie company's results exceeded Wall Street expectations, driven by its Starz streaming network and recent syndication of the television program "Mad Men." Lions Gate shares rose 7.5% after hours, …

Starz CEO Jeffrey Hirsch on programming in a digital world

In the war between subscription video on-demand (SVOD) services like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, Starz has been growing on the sidelines and fighting to be the preferred add-on for consumers on top of their primary subscription. That journey has required the longtime premium cable TV network to …

The Wall Street Journal: Lions Gate reaches deal to keep Starz on Comcast cable packages

Comcast Corp. and Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., the owner of premium cable channel Starz, reached a new distributor agreement for the network following months of tense negotiations.

NBCUniversal's Xfinity TV to continue carrying Lions Gate's Starz

The internet TV service from Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal, Xfinity TV, would continue to air content from Lions Gate Entertainment Corp's cable channel Starz, the companies said on Monday.

NBC's streaming service will have movies from Lionsgate after new deal with Starz

NBCUniversal and Starz announced a licensing agreement that will bring Lionsgate films to Peacock. Starz will also license some NBC content.

The New York Post: DOJ considering probe into Comcast plan to charge extra for Starz

The Department of Justice is weighing a probe into Comcast’s threats to charge consumers extra for movie channel Starz, which is behind shows like “Power” starring rapper 50 Cent, The Post has learned.
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Starz Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Starz founded?

    Starz was founded in 1991.

  • How many employees does Starz have?

    Starz has 1,114 employees.

  • What is Starz revenue?

    Latest Starz annual revenue is $1.7 b.

  • What is Starz revenue per employee?

    Latest Starz revenue per employee is $1.5 m.

  • Who are Starz competitors?

    Competitors of Starz include TiVo, Stopklatka and Eros International.

  • Where is Starz headquarters?

    Starz headquarters is located at 8900 Liberty Cir, Englewood.

  • Where are Starz offices?

    Starz has offices in Englewood, New York and Santa Monica.

  • How many offices does Starz have?

    Starz has 3 offices.