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TripAdvisor is a company that operates a travel guide and research website, providing reviews of travel-related content and including interactive travel forums. The Company operates through two segments: Hotel and Non-Hotel. The Company's Hotel segment includes click-based advertising and transaction; display-based and subscription-based advertising, and other hotel operations. The Non-Hotel segment includes attractions, restaurants, and vacation rentals businesses.

TypePublic
Founded2000
HQNeedham, MA, US
Websitetripadvisor.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)4,194(+11%)
Job Openings204
Revenue (FY, 2020)$604 M(-61%)
Share Price (May 2021)$44.2(-6%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at TripAdvisor

Stephen Kaufer

Stephen Kaufer

President, CEO
Dermot Halpin

Dermot Halpin

President, Vacation Rentals
Robin Ingle

Robin Ingle

Senior Vice President, Advertising Sales
Seth Kalvert

Seth Kalvert

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Nick Shanny

Nick Shanny

Senior Vice President, Core Engineering
Bertrand Jelensperger

Bertrand Jelensperger

SVP Restaurant
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TripAdvisor Office Locations

TripAdvisor has offices in Needham, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and in 30 other locations
Needham, MA, US (HQ)
400 1st Ave
Atlanta, GA, US
Atlanta, GA, USA
Chicago, IL, US
Chicago, IL, USA
Dallas, TX, US
Dallas, TX, USA
El Segundo, CA, US
El Segundo, CA 90245, USA
Ewing Township, NJ, US
Ewing Township, NJ, USA
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TripAdvisor Financials and Metrics

TripAdvisor Revenue

TripAdvisor's revenue was reported to be $604 m in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

604.0m

Net income (FY, 2020)

(289.0m)

EBIT (FY, 2020)

(329.0m)

Market capitalization (7-May-2021)

6.0b

Closing stock price (7-May-2021)

44.2

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

418.0m

EV

6.3b
TripAdvisor's current market capitalization is $6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

1.5b1.6b1.6b1.6b604.0m

Revenue growth, %

(1%)5%4%

Cost of goods sold

71.0m72.0m86.0m

Gross profit

1.4b1.5b1.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

352.0m391.0m421.0m372.0m424.0m439.0m378.0m433.0m458.0m376.0m422.0m428.0m278.0m59.0m151.0m

Cost of goods sold

16.0m20.0m19.0m17.0m20.0m20.0m20.0m24.0m23.0m21.0m

Gross profit

336.0m371.0m402.0m355.0m404.0m419.0m358.0m409.0m435.0m355.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

95%95%95%95%95%95%95%94%95%94%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

612.0m673.0m655.0m319.0m418.0m

Accounts Receivable

189.0m230.0m212.0m

Prepaid Expenses

31.0m25.0m33.0m31.0m22.0m

Current Assets

950.0m993.0m915.0m533.0m573.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

653.0m766.0m611.0m731.0m887.0m750.0m635.0m666.0m663.0m771.0m901.0m838.0m798.0m698.0m446.0m

Accounts Receivable

244.0m230.0m221.0m232.0m252.0m254.0m281.0m300.0m237.0m236.0m212.0m

Prepaid Expenses

28.0m24.0m18.0m25.0m24.0m25.0m52.0m62.0m26.0m35.0m35.0m30.0m29.0m26.0m26.0m

Current Assets

964.0m1.1b966.0m1.0b1.2b1.0b983.0m1.0b926.0m1.1b1.3b1.2b1.0b853.0m613.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

120.0m(19.0m)113.0m126.0m(289.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

101.0m111.0m116.0m126.0m195.0m

Accounts Payable

7.0m22.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

321.0m238.0m405.0m424.0m(194.0m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

27.0m62.0m119.0m13.0m40.0m65.0m5.0m36.0m105.0m26.0m60.0m110.0m(16.0m)(169.0m)(217.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

24.0m48.0m74.0m27.0m54.0m82.0m28.0m57.0m85.0m31.0m97.0m92.0m32.0m99.0m94.0m

Accounts Payable

14.0m43.0m2.0m(8.0m)29.0m(2.0m)29.0m24.0m(18.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

120.0m357.0m277.0m134.0m355.0m220.0m174.0m360.0m374.0m182.0m363.0m364.0m(70.0m)(148.0m)(180.0m)
USDQ1, 2016

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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TripAdvisor Operating Metrics

TripAdvisor's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 490 m in FY, 2018.
Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Hotels

915 k995 k1.06 m1.2 m1.3 m

Monthly Active Users

315 m350 m390 m455 m490 m

Restaurants

2.4 m3.8 m4.3 m4.6 m4.9 m

Reviews

200 m320 m465 m600 m730 m
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TripAdvisor Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
LaFourchetteMay 07, 2014$140 m

TripAdvisor Revenue Breakdown

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TripAdvisor revenue breakdown by business segment: 71.6% from Hotel and 28.4% from Non-Hotel

TripAdvisor revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 31.5% from United Kingdom, 51.7% from United States and 16.8% from All other countries

TripAdvisor Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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TripAdvisor Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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TripAdvisor Online and Social Media Presence

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TripAdvisor Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    73/100

  • CEO Rating

    B-

    71/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    81/100

  • Diversity

    B

    73/100

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TripAdvisor News and Updates

Tripadvisor Stock Looks Expensive At $53

Tripadvisor’s stock, an online travel company providing booking for hotel reservations, transportation, lodging, travel experiences, and restaurants, has climbed more than 2.5x since the levels of $20 in November 2020 (when vaccine efficacy data and approvals rolled out) to around $53 currently...

Tripadvisor Announces $300 Million Convertible Notes Offering

NEEDHAM, Mass., March 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tripadvisor, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRIP) ("Tripadvisor") today announced that it intends to offer $300 million aggregate principal amount of convertible notes due 2026 (the "Notes") in a private offering. Tripadvisor also intends to grant to the...

A New Way to Reach Travelers: Tripadvisor Enables Hotels to Participate Directly in Travel Membership Program for First Time

NEEDHAM, Mass., March 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tripadvisor®, the world's largest travel guidance platform*, announced today that - for the first time - hotels and B&Bs can expand their visibility and reach to a ready-to-book, high spend traveler audience by participating directly in...

Tripadvisor Launches Live Sentiment Dashboard to Support Global Tourism Recovery

NEEDHAM, Mass., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tripadvisor®, the world's largest travel guidance platform, today announced the arrival of a live data intelligence dashboard available to destination marketing organizations (DMOs), powered by Tourism Sentiment Index. This offering is part of...

Tripadvisor and TheFork Announce Leadership Management Transition as Bertrand Jelensperger Moves into Advisory Board Leadership Role and Almir Ambeskovic is Appointed as CEO for TheFork

NEEDHAM, Mass. and PARIS, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tripadvisor®, the world's largest travel guidance platform, and TheFork, a leading global platform for booking restaurants, today announced a key management transition at La Fourchette SaS (known commercially as TheFork.com). The...

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TripAdvisor Blogs

Travel is Heating Up: Two-Thirds of Americans Planning Summer Vacations

Tripadvisor's 2021 Summer Travel Index Reveals Trending Destinations & Experiences

These are the fastest growing destinations for Brits this summer

Tripadvisor data reveals Zakynthos and Santorini are trending for international travel, while Torquay is top of the list for staycations

Tripadvisor and Reckitt, the makers of Lysol, Partner to Restore Traveler Confidence

- Nearly 8 million tourism and hospitality businesses listed on the Tripadvisor platform offered support to welcome back post-pandemic travelers

These are the fastest (& slowest) growing destinations for post-lockdown travel

Tripadvisor data reveals where Brits are heading when the lockdown on travel lifts on 12 April
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TripAdvisor Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was TripAdvisor founded?

    TripAdvisor was founded in 2000.

  • Who are TripAdvisor key executives?

    TripAdvisor's key executives are Stephen Kaufer, Dermot Halpin and Robin Ingle.

  • How many employees does TripAdvisor have?

    TripAdvisor has 4,194 employees.

  • What is TripAdvisor revenue?

    Latest TripAdvisor annual revenue is $604 m.

  • What is TripAdvisor revenue per employee?

    Latest TripAdvisor revenue per employee is $144 k.

  • Who are TripAdvisor competitors?

    Competitors of TripAdvisor include Expedia Group, Booking.com and Vacatia.

  • Where is TripAdvisor headquarters?

    TripAdvisor headquarters is located at 400 1st Ave, Needham.

  • Where are TripAdvisor offices?

    TripAdvisor has offices in Needham, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and in 30 other locations.

  • How many offices does TripAdvisor have?

    TripAdvisor has 34 offices.