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.

TypePublic
HQMountain View, US
Founded1982
Size (employees)13,000 (est)+19%
Websitesymantec.com
Symantec was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Mountain View, US
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Key People/Management at Symantec

Greg Clark

Greg Clark

CEO
Michael Fey

Michael Fey

President and Chief Operating Officer
Nick Noviello

Nick Noviello

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Scott Taylor

Scott Taylor

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Brian Kenyon

Brian Kenyon

Chief Strategy Officer
Hugh Thompson

Hugh Thompson

Chief Technology Officer
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Symantec Office Locations

Symantec has offices in Kloten, Jakarta, Makati, Miami and in 91 other locations
Mountain View, US (HQ)
350 Ellis Street
Miami, US
1100 9155 S Dadeland Blvd
Miami, US
9155 South Dadeland Blvd Suite 1100
Sydney, AU
207 Kent St
Machelen, BE
5 Pegasuslaan
Morumbi, BR
Av. Dr. Chucri Zaidan, 920 - 12.o andar Market Place Tower
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Symantec Financials and Metrics

Symantec Revenue

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Symantec's revenue was reported to be $4.02 b in FY, 2017 which is a 11.6% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

3.6b

Gross profit (Q3, 2018)

2.9b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2018), %

78.8%

Net income (Q3, 2018)

1.2b

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

43.0m

Market capitalization (15-Oct-2018)

12.3b

Closing stock price (15-Oct-2018)

19.8

Cash (29-Dec-2017)

2.1b

EV

15.7b
Symantec's current market capitalization is $12.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

4.0b3.6b4.0b

Revenue growth, %

(9%)12%

Cost of goods sold

727.0m615.0m853.0m

Gross profit

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

Revenue

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

Cost of goods sold

284.0m283.0m278.0m309.0m279.0m264.0m254.0m150.0m149.0m210.0m257.0m768.0m

Gross profit

1.4b1.4b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.2b1.2b759.0m735.0m769.0m918.0m2.9b

Gross profit Margin, %

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

Cash

2.8b6.0b4.2b

Accounts Receivable

700.0m556.0m649.0m

Current Assets

5.4b7.0b5.3b

PP&E

950.0m957.0m937.0m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2015Q3, 2015Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

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

Accounts Receivable

573.0m892.0m722.0m685.0m982.0m738.0m604.0m490.0m314.0m459.0m468.0m666.0m

Inventories

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

Current Assets

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

Net Income

878.0m2.5b(106.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

530.0m

Accounts Payable

(67.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.3b796.0m(220.0m)
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2015Q3, 2015Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2017Q3, 2018

Net Income

241.0m283.0m244.0m236.0m222.0m273.0m117.0m443.0m135.0m(144.0m)1.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

13.0m13.0m12.0m202.0m13.0m224.0m14.0m34.0m

Accounts Payable

219.0m230.0m212.0m50.0m184.0m61.0m115.0m139.0m5.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

434.0m546.0m684.0m
USDY, 2017

EV/EBIT

366 x

EV/CFO

23 x

Debt/Equity

1.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3.2 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
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: 58.6% from Enterprise Security and 41.4% from Consumer Digital Safety

Symantec revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 47.6% from International and 52.4% from U.S.

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Symantec Online and Social Media Presence

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Symantec News and Updates

Data Exfiltration Market 2018: Global Analysis By Key Players – Symantec, Mcafee, Palo Alto Networks, Fortinet, Zscaler

Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On -“Data Exfiltration Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Growth and Forecast 2018 - 2023” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Global Information Technology (IT) Security as A Service Market Trends, Applications, Regional Analysis to 2022 Covering Top Companies Like Cisco Systems Inc., Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Symantec Corporation

This report studies the global Information Technology (IT) Security as A Service market, analyzes and researches the Information Technology (IT) Security as A Service development status and forecast in United States, EU, Japan, China, India and Southeast Asia. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on…

Cybersecurity giant Symantec surges 10% after a $6 billion activist buys a stake (SYMC)

Shares of Symantec jumped as much as 10% to $20.50 Thursday after Starboard reported a stake in the cybersecurity giant. Starboard, which manages roughly $6 billion, has taken a 5.8% stake in Symantec and nominated five directors to the board. The stock surge recovers some of the price loss after …

UPDATE 3-Starboard eyes Symantec board seats after taking stake

* Cybersecurity firm is in midst of internal accounting probe

Starboard eyes Symantec board seats after taking stake

(Reuters) - Hedge fund Starboard Value LP has nominated five directors to Symantec's board after taking a 5.8 percent stake in the cybersecurity firm, it said on Thursday, upping pressure for moves to improve performance.

UPDATE 2-Starboard eyes Symantec board seats after taking stake

Hedge fund Starboard Value LP has nominated five directors to Symantec's board after taking a 5.8 percent stake in the cybersecurity firm, it said on Thursday, upping pressure for moves to improve performance.
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Symantec Blogs

Data-Centric Security: The Changing Landscape

The question is no longer if a network will be breached but rather when and by whom

How to Have Your Cake AND Eat it in AWS

Symantec now lets users buy upfront quantities in SaaS contracts to get discounts - and pay as they go to add extra resources

Who Says Campaign Websites Can’t Remain Secure?

Here’s an easy-to-deploy 8-point checklist to help your campaign avoid making news for all the wrong reasons

Do You Treat Your Cloud Like a Pet or Like Cattle?

How you answer that question will go a long way toward determining how to protect your data

Providing Education, Tools and Services to Protect Foster Youth

Symantec highlights six months of progress in fostering a secure tomorrow

Isolation: It’s Not Always a Bad Thing

For gov’t agencies under increasing attack, threat isolation strategies likely to loom large in battle against bad actors
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Symantec Company Life and Culture

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