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Symantec provides security, storage and systems management solutions. The Company operates through three segments. The consumer security segment offers Norton-branded services that provide multi-layer security and identity protection on desktop and mobile operating systems to defend against online threats to individuals, families and small businesses. The enterprise security segment provides secure socket layer certificates, authentication, mail and web security, data center security, data loss prevention, information security services, endpoint security and management, encryption and mobile security services. The information management segment focuses on backup and recovery, archiving and e-discovery, storage and high availability solutions.

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TypePublic
Founded1982
HQMountain View, US
Websitesymantec.com
Employee Ratings3.5

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2018)11,830(-9%)
Job Openings346
Revenue (FY, 2018)$4.8 B(+21%)
Share Price (Feb 2019)$23.2

Key People/Management at Symantec

Greg Clark

Greg Clark

CEO
Nick Noviello

Nick Noviello

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Scott Taylor

Scott Taylor

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Hugh Thompson

Hugh Thompson

Chief Technology Officer
Matt MacKenzie

Matt MacKenzie

Chief of Staff
Marc Andrews

Marc Andrews

Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales
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Symantec Office Locations

Symantec has offices in Mountain View, Miami, Singapore, Makati and in 29 other locations
Mountain View, US (HQ)
350 Ellis Street
Miami, US
9155 S Dadeland Blvd #1100Miami
Sydney, AU
1, 499 Kent St
Machelen, BE
Pegasuslaan 5
Morumbi, BR
Av. Dr. Chucri Zaidan, 920 - 12.o andar Market Place Tower
Toronto, CA
4th Floor 3381 Steeles Ave E
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Symantec Financials and Metrics

Symantec Revenue

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Symantec's revenue was reported to be $4.83 b in FY, 2018 which is a 20.3% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2019)

1.2b

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

945.0m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

78%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

65.0m

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

169.0m

Market capitalization (15-Feb-2019)

14.8b

Closing stock price (15-Feb-2019)

23.2

Cash (28-Dec-2018)

2.3b

EV

17.5b
Symantec's current market capitalization is $14.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

4.0b3.6b4.0b4.8b

Revenue growth, %

(9%)12%20%

Cost of goods sold

727.0m615.0m853.0m1.0b

Gross profit

3.2b3.0b3.2b3.8b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2015Q3, 2015Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

1.6b1.7b1.6b1.7b1.6b1.5b1.5b909.0m884.0m979.0m1.2b1.2b3.6b1.2b1.2b1.2b

Cost of goods sold

284.0m283.0m278.0m309.0m279.0m264.0m254.0m150.0m149.0m210.0m257.0m262.0m768.0m249.0m256.0m266.0m

Gross profit

1.4b1.4b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.2b1.2b759.0m735.0m769.0m918.0m978.0m2.9b907.0m919.0m945.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

83%83%83%82%83%82%83%83%83%79%78%79%79%78%78%78%
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

3.7b2.8b6.0b4.2b1.8b

Accounts Receivable

1.0b700.0m556.0m649.0m809.0m

Inventories

14.0m

Current Assets

5.7b5.4b7.0b5.3b3.5b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2015Q3, 2015Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Cash

3.7b3.8b3.0b3.1b2.8b3.1b3.0b2.2b6.1b5.6b2.3b1.8b2.1b2.0b2.1b2.3b

Accounts Receivable

573.0m892.0m722.0m685.0m982.0m738.0m604.0m490.0m314.0m459.0m468.0m514.0m666.0m502.0m537.0m723.0m

Inventories

16.0m13.0m11.0m11.0m12.0m

Current Assets

5.0b5.3b5.0b5.3b5.3b4.7b5.0b7.2b6.8b6.5b3.2b3.7b3.6b3.4b3.4b3.7b
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

898.0m878.0m2.5b(106.0m)1.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

491.0m530.0m640.0m

Inventories

10.0m

Accounts Payable

(75.0m)(67.0m)(4.0m)
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2015Q3, 2015Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

241.0m283.0m244.0m236.0m222.0m273.0m117.0m443.0m135.0m(144.0m)(133.0m)(145.0m)1.2b(63.0m)(68.0m)(3.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

13.0m13.0m12.0m202.0m13.0m224.0m14.0m34.0m152.0m305.0m457.0m

Accounts Payable

219.0m230.0m212.0m50.0m184.0m61.0m115.0m139.0m(32.0m)20.0m5.0m19.0m(12.0m)35.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

434.0m546.0m213.0m390.0m684.0m334.0m571.0m948.0m
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

103.8 x

EV/CFO

18.5 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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Symantec Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

End Points Protected

175 m175 m175 m

Patents (US)

2.20 k2.70 k1.70 k2.10 k

Countries

50 50 35 40

Threat Response Centers

9 9 9
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Symantec Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
AppthorityNovember 08, 2018
Javelin NetworksNovember 08, 2018
SurfEasyNovember 06, 2017
FireglassJuly 06, 2017
LifeLockNovember 20, 2016$2.30 b
Blue CoatJune 13, 2016$4.65 b

Symantec Revenue Breakdown

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Symantec revenue breakdown by business segment: 47.2% from Consumer Digital Safety and 52.8% from Enterprise Security

Symantec revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 62.7% from Americas, 21.7% from EMEA and 15.6% from APJ

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Symantec Online and Social Media Presence

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Symantec News and Updates

Global Defence Cyber Security Market 2019 Key Players (Dell Secure Works, IBM, Intel Security, Symantec, Cisco Systems, Verizon Communications), Applications, Industry Revenue, Size-Share Till 2025

Orbisresearch.com published “Global Defence Cyber Security Market” from its database. The report provides statistics and information on market size, shares and growth factors. It also identifies and analyses the emerging trends along with major drivers, challenges and opportunities in the Global Def…

Symantec acquires Israel's Luminate, with an eye on cloud security

Cyber security firm Symantec Corp said on Tuesday it acquired Israel's Luminate Security in an effort to boost its security systems for cloud computing.

Remote Browser Market Emerging Trends & Growing Popularity by top Players Symantec, Citrix Systems, Ericom Software, Cyberinc, Bomgar

Remote Browser Comprehensive Study by Type (Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Internet Explorer, Safari), Application (BFSI, IT and Telecom, Retail, Healthcare, Education, Other), Deployment model (On premise, Cloud based) Players and Region - Global Market Outlook to 2024 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us…

Global Managed security service Market, Top key players are IBM, HP, Cisco Systems Inc., Dell SecureWorks, AT&T, Computer Science Corp., Symantec Corp., Fortinet Inc., Check Point Software Technologies Ltd., and BT Group

Managed security service providers have emerged as profitable options, as these help businesses in protecting corporate online assets, password files, sensitive e-mails, and networks. Thus, managed security services has been gaining acceptance among businesses of all sizes as the businesses are sign…

Content Security Gateway 2019 Global Market Key Players - Citrix Systems, Trustwave, McAfee, Symantec, ProofPoint, Trend Micro, CheckPoint Software Technologies, Dell SonicWALL, Microsoft.......

Content Security Gateway – Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis Of Top Key Players And Forecast To 2023 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Internet of Things Technology Market Revenue Status & Forecast Report 2025: Intel, Qualcomm, IBM, Stmicroelectronics, General Electric (GE), Cisco Systems, Microsoft, Symantec, PTC

New Market Research Reports Title "Internet of Things Technology Market Revenue Opportunities and Various Manufacture Development Analysis by (2018-2025)" Has Been Added to Reportsandmarkets Report Database. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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Symantec Blogs

Black Innovators Who Made a Huge Impact on Technology

SyBER Lead Le Var S. shares the accomplishments of 6 important African Americans you should know.

Breach Outlook for 2019: Winter is Coming

Even by conservative measures, 2018 was a record year for security breaches. Here’s why the numbers are likely going to continue to increase

App Analytics SDKs Could Expose Sensitive Data

The Symantec mobile team explains how popular mobile apps are using screen-recording SDKs to collect data on users – data that can be exposed in the absence of security measures

Several Cryptojacking Apps Found on Microsoft Store

Symantec found eight apps on Microsoft's app store that mine Monero without the user's knowledge.

How Symantec’s Email Fraud Protection Keeps Your Company Safe and Secure

The very things that make email such a potent business tool also make it vulnerable to spam, malware, ransomware and impersonation attacks

Going Green for a more sustainable business and future

Symantec employees’ yearlong actions protect their communities and the environment
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Symantec Company Life and Culture

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Symantec Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Symantec founded?

    Symantec was founded in 1982.

  • Who are Symantec key executives?

    Symantec's key executives are Greg Clark, Nick Noviello and Scott Taylor.

  • How many employees does Symantec have?

    Symantec has 11,830 employees.

  • What is Symantec revenue?

    Latest Symantec annual revenue is $4.8 b.

  • What is Symantec revenue per employee?

    Latest Symantec revenue per employee is $408.6 k.

  • Who are Symantec competitors?

    Competitors of Symantec include BufferZone Security, GlobalSCAPE and Sophos.

  • Where is Symantec headquarters?

    Symantec headquarters is located at 350 Ellis Street, Mountain View.

  • Where are Symantec offices?

    Symantec has offices in Mountain View, Miami, Singapore, Makati and in 29 other locations.

  • How many offices does Symantec have?

    Symantec has 39 offices.