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Synopsys is a company that provides products and services used by designers across the silicon-to-software spectrum. It supplies electronic design automation (EDA) software, hardware, pre-designed circuits and provides technical services and support to help engineers design and test integrated circuits (ICs) and electronic systems. The company serves a range of industries, including electronics, financial services, media, automotive, medicine, energy, etc.

TypePublic
Founded1986
HQMountain View, CA, US
Websitesynopsys.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)15,036(+9%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)$3.7 B(+10%)
Share Price (Feb 2021)$245.2
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Synopsys

Aart de Geus

Aart de Geus

Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer
Chi-Foon Chan

Chi-Foon Chan

President and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director
John Schwarz

John Schwarz

Director
Trac Pham

Trac Pham

Chief Financial Officer
Sriram Sitaraman

Sriram Sitaraman

Chief Information Officer
Jeannine Sargent

Jeannine Sargent

Lead Independent Director
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Synopsys Office Locations

Synopsys has offices in Mountain View, Allentown, Atlanta, Austin and in 102 other locations
Mountain View, CA, US (HQ)
690 E Middlefield Rd
Allentown, PA, US
1110 American Pkwy Suite F-120
Atlanta, GA, US
3390 Peachtree Rd NE #325
Austin, TX, US
1301 S MoPac Expy Bldg 4, Suite 200
Bellevue, WA, US
601 108th Ave NE #1900
Bloomington, IN, US
116 W 6th St #300
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Synopsys Financials and Metrics

Synopsys Revenue

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Synopsys's revenue was reported to be $3.69 b in FY, 2020 which is a 9.7% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

970.3m

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

762.3m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

78.6%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

162.0m

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

148.3m

Market capitalization (26-Feb-2021)

37.4b

Closing stock price (26-Feb-2021)

245.2

Cash (31-Jan-2021)

1.0b

EV

36.5b
Synopsys's current market capitalization is $37.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

3.1b3.4b3.7b

Revenue growth, %

15%8%10%

Cost of goods sold

735.9m752.9m794.7m

Gross profit

2.4b2.6b2.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

769.4m776.8m779.7m820.4m836.2m853.0m834.4m861.3m964.1m970.3m

Cost of goods sold

181.2m178.8m185.4m192.9m190.7m186.6m192.9m184.3m193.0m208.0m

Gross profit

588.3m598.1m594.3m627.5m645.6m666.3m641.5m677.1m771.1m762.3m

Gross profit Margin, %

76%77%76%76%77%78%77%79%80%79%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

723.1m728.6m1.2b

Accounts Receivable

554.2m553.9m780.7m

Prepaid Expenses

67.5m290.1m308.2m

Inventories

122.4m141.5m192.3m
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

432.5m532.4m664.3m

Depreciation and Amortization

209.2m201.7m210.0m

Inventories

(66.5m)(19.2m)(55.0m)

Accounts Payable

49.0m(19.3m)113.8m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018

EV/EBIT

127.7 x

EV/CFO

-231.8 x

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.8 x

P/E Ratio

(4.6k)
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Synopsys Operating Metrics

Synopsys's Backlog was reported to be $4b in FY, 2018. Synopsys's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 4 k in Q3, 2019.
FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018Q3, 2019FY, 2019FY, 2020

Backlog

$3.50 b$3.70 b$4 b

Patents Issued

2.60 k2.70 k3.10 k3.20 k3.30 k

Enterprise Customers

4 k
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Synopsys Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Moortec SemiconductorNovember 11, 2020
Terrain EDAFebruary 23, 2020
Tinfoil SecurityJanuary 10, 2020
QTronic GmbHAugust 06, 2019
PhoeniX SoftwareFebruary 08, 2018
Kilopass TechnologyJanuary 10, 2018
Black Duck SoftwareNovember 02, 2017$565 m
SidenseOctober 17, 2017
QuantumWiseSeptember 18, 2017
ForcheckJanuary 10, 2017
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Synopsys Revenue Breakdown

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Synopsys revenue breakdown by business segment: 15.9% from Maintenance and Professional Service, 20.0% from Upfront Products and 64.2% from Time-Based Products

Synopsys revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 10.6% from Korea, 11.4% from China, 10.5% from Europe, 48.1% from United States and 19.4% from Other

Synopsys Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

77/100

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Synopsys Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Synopsys Online and Social Media Presence

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Synopsys Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    71/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    81/100

  • Compensation

    B

    72/100

  • Diversity

    B+

    74/100

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Synopsys News and Updates

Synopsys Synapses A Top Buy Rating: A Synopsis

Here's Q.ai's take on the release of Synopsys' first quarter 2021 financial results.

North America Electronic Design Automation Market Demand, Size, Share, Scope & Forecast To 2027 |Top Key Players: Agnisys Inc., Aldec Inc., Autodesk, Inc., Cadence Deisgn Systems Inc., Silvaco Inc., Synopsys Inc., Zuken Inc

Electronic Design Automation market in North America is expected to grow from US$ 4.10 Bn in 2018 to US$ 9.70 Bn by the year 2027 with a CAGR of 10.2% from the year 2019 to 2027. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Synopsys and Samsung Foundry Announce Reference Flow for Predictable Execution of ASIL D-Compliant SoC Design for Automotive Applications

Comprehensive Flow Implements Synopsys' Functional Safety Processor IP for Efficient Development of Autonomous Driving and ADAS SoCs.read more

Synopsys to Enable New Levels of Insight into SoC Designs and Systems with Industry's First Silicon Lifecycle Management Platform

Data-Analytics-Driven Platform Enables Critical Improvement in Performance, Reliability, Functional Safety and Security.read more

Synopsys Names Shankar Krishnamoorthy General Manager of the Digital Design Group

Krishnamoorthy, who rejoined Synopsys in 2017, is an electronic design automation veteran with 25 years of experience bringing to market high-value, market-leading physical design and logic synthesis solutions. Most recently, he was senior vice president of the Digital Implementation group, where he…

Synopsys and Nestwave Collaborate to Develop a Low-Power Geolocation IP Solution for IoT Modems

Combination of Synopsys' ARC IoT Communications IP Subsystem with Nestwave's Geolocation IP Eliminates the Need for a Dedicated Positioning Chipset.read more
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Synopsys Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Synopsys founded?

    Synopsys was founded in 1986.

  • Who are Synopsys key executives?

    Synopsys's key executives are Aart de Geus, Chi-Foon Chan and John Schwarz.

  • How many employees does Synopsys have?

    Synopsys has 15,036 employees.

  • What is Synopsys revenue?

    Latest Synopsys annual revenue is $3.7 b.

  • What is Synopsys revenue per employee?

    Latest Synopsys revenue per employee is $245.1 k.

  • Who are Synopsys competitors?

    Competitors of Synopsys include Cadence, AMD and Mentor.

  • Where is Synopsys headquarters?

    Synopsys headquarters is located at 690 E Middlefield Rd, Mountain View.

  • Where are Synopsys offices?

    Synopsys has offices in Mountain View, Allentown, Atlanta, Austin and in 102 other locations.

  • How many offices does Synopsys have?

    Synopsys has 121 offices.