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Urban Outfitters is a clothing corporation. Its inventory primarily consists of women's and men's fashion apparel, footwear, beauty and accessories, activewear and gear, and housewares, which largely draw from bohemian, hipster, ironically humorous, kitschy, retro, and vintage styles. The targeted group is young adults aged 18 to 28. The Company has additionally collaborated with designers and luxury brands on several occasions. Urban Outfitters manages five separate brands, including its namesake, Anthropologie, Free People, Terrain, and BHLDN.
TypePublic
Founded1970
HQPhiladelphia, PA, US
Websiteurbanoutfitters.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureD-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jan 2019)9,600
Revenue (FY, 2020)$4 B
Share Price (Feb 2021)$33.9 (-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Urban Outfitters Office Locations

Urban Outfitters has an office in Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA, US (HQ)
5000 S Broad St
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Urban Outfitters Financials and Metrics

Urban Outfitters Revenue

Urban Outfitters's revenue was reported to be $3.98 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2021)

969.6m

Gross profit (Q3, 2021)

322.9m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2021), %

33.3%

Net income (Q3, 2021)

76.7m

EBIT (Q3, 2021)

98.5m

Market capitalization (26-Feb-2021)

3.3b

Closing stock price (26-Feb-2021)

33.9

Cash (31-Oct-2020)

624.9m

EV

4.0b
Urban Outfitters's current market capitalization is $3.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

2.3b2.5b2.8b3.3b3.4b3.5b3.6b4.0b4.0b

Revenue growth, %

8%4%3%2%

Cost of goods sold

1.3b1.6b1.8b2.2b2.3b2.4b2.6b2.7b

Gross profit

936.6m860.5m1.0b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.3b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

552.2m573.6m524.0m609.2m610.0m568.9m676.3m692.9m648.2m758.5m774.0m686.3m811.3m814.5m739.0m867.5m825.3m762.6m890.6m862.5m761.2m872.9m892.8m855.7m992.5m973.5m864.4m962.3m987.5m588.5m803.3m969.6m

Cost of goods sold

317.4m337.6m330.7m378.1m393.9m366.5m421.8m432.0m409.4m460.3m481.8m447.8m508.0m530.9m492.6m549.4m537.1m500.7m548.1m562.6m521.4m575.6m595.0m575.0m636.6m635.8m595.4m646.5m666.4m562.1m565.2m646.7m

Gross profit

234.8m236.0m193.4m231.1m216.1m202.5m254.5m260.9m238.8m298.2m292.3m238.5m303.3m283.5m246.4m318.1m288.2m261.9m342.5m299.9m239.8m297.3m297.7m280.7m355.8m337.7m269.1m315.9m321.1m26.4m238.0m322.9m

Gross profit Margin, %

43%41%37%38%35%36%38%38%37%39%38%35%37%35%33%37%35%34%38%35%32%34%33%33%36%35%31%33%33%4%30%33%
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

340.3m145.3m245.3m242.1m154.6m265.3m248.1m282.2m358.3m221.8m

Accounts Receivable

36.5m36.7m39.5m4.3m5.4m77.0m80.5m88.3m

Prepaid Expenses

114.3m122.3m

Inventories

229.6m250.1m282.4m311.2m358.2m102.1m129.1m351.4m370.5m409.5m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

245.0m253.5m243.9m226.4m83.4m130.5m135.5m216.6m273.5m298.5m194.9m191.8m145.3m128.2m176.9m194.4m149.6m228.1m243.1m234.9m252.5m276.8m234.7m313.7m405.7m329.0m291.2m162.0m167.1m588.7m662.9m624.9m

Accounts Receivable

42.5m47.7m46.5m52.6m46.8m43.9m48.2m43.9m48.9m53.8m88.9m90.6m91.0m88.4m95.1m100.0m55.9m60.4m87.2m

Prepaid Expenses

131.6m139.8m122.2m131.8m143.7m131.5m195.4m170.2m

Inventories

243.2m289.3m264.3m303.2m367.4m299.8m322.8m395.4m325.5m347.1m406.7m349.0m362.0m467.1m398.0m384.4m441.6m359.9m367.2m453.8m359.5m365.2m450.0m404.6m375.7m451.7m408.4m440.1m531.6m335.6m351.8m489.2m
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

273.0m185.3m237.3m282.4m232.4m224.5m218.1m108.3m298.0m168.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

101.1m108.1m118.7m132.7m138.1m142.7m135.3m128.4m118.0m112.3m

Inventories

(43.4m)(20.8m)(32.2m)(27.7m)(69.0m)26.7m(10.0m)(8.6m)(21.7m)(39.1m)

Accounts Payable

21.0k(28.0k)
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

124.6m197.7m38.6m95.3m146.0m34.0m95.2m154.8m47.1m123.4m70.3m37.5m67.5m47.1m32.8m66.8m52.0m29.6m106.5m153.8m11.9m61.9m106.9m41.3m134.1m211.6m32.6m92.9m148.6m(138.4m)(104.0m)(27.3m)

Depreciation and Amortization

49.1m74.9m26.6m53.3m80.7m28.1m57.1m87.4m32.1m64.6m34.8m68.4m101.2m32.1m64.7m97.0m30.5m60.2m89.3m27.8m55.4m83.6m27.9m53.4m78.3m

Inventories

(57.2m)(102.6m)(33.8m)(73.1m)(137.7m)(48.8m)(72.8m)(144.6m)(43.2m)(65.2m)362.0m467.1m398.0m384.4m441.6m(27.4m)(37.4m)(126.9m)(20.4m)(24.5m)(109.3m)(54.4m)(26.8m)(104.6m)(38.6m)(71.9m)(161.3m)71.8m58.0m(79.5m)

Accounts Payable

156.8m218.3m145.4m134.7m190.5m152.0m134.8m199.4m157.2m
USDQ2, 2011

Financial Leverage

1.3 x
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Urban Outfitters Operating Metrics

Urban Outfitters's Stores was reported to be 616 in Q1, 2019.
FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017Q1, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019

Restaurants

12 12 14 14

Stores

546 572 606 613 616

Stores (US)

464 485 515 520

Vendors

5 k5 k5 k5 k
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Urban Outfitters Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Anthropologie
Anthropologie UK Limited
Free People of PA LLC
HK Sourcing Limited
J. Franklin Styer Nurseries
UK Group Finance Holdco Limited
UO Bermuda Limited
UO Fenwick
U.O. Real Estate Holding II LLC
U.O. Real Estate Holding I LLC
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Urban Outfitters Revenue Breakdown

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Urban Outfitters revenue breakdown by business segment: 91.0% from Retail operations and 9.0% from Wholesale operations

Urban Outfitters Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

71/100

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Urban Outfitters Online and Social Media Presence

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Urban Outfitters Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D-

    54/100

  • CEO Rating

    D-

    54/100

  • Compensation

    D

    50/100

  • Diversity

    D-

    50/100

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Urban Outfitters News and Updates

: Urban Outfitters stock drops as sales decline, group CEO departure announced

Urban Outfitters Inc. URBN shares dropped in the extended session Tuesday after the company said the group head of its Urban Outfitters brand was leaving at the end of the month. Urban Outfitters shares fell 11% after hours, following a 5.8% gain in the regular session to close at $30.31. The compan…

Urban Outfitters shares tumble on disappointing holiday sales, retailer taps Harrington as CEO

Urban Outfitters shares tumbled after the apparel retailer reported disappointing holiday sales and announced its current chief executive is set to depart.

UCLA Students to Protest Urban Outfitters Over Cruelty

Young Activists Say Alpaca, Wool, Leather, and Other Animal-Derived Materials Belong to Their Original Owners.read more

Urban Outfitters to Be Closed for Cruelty by PETA in London

The protesters will hold signs showing the terrified faces of exploited animals and reading, “The Face of Fashion Is Fear.”read more

Klarna signs Urban Outfitters and Anthropologies ahead of peak season

URBN lifestyle brands Urban Outfitters and Anthropologie have today announced a partnership with shopping and payments provider Klarna, to offer customers across Europe a smooother online shopping experience.
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Urban Outfitters Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Urban Outfitters founded?

    Urban Outfitters was founded in 1970.

  • How many employees does Urban Outfitters have?

    Urban Outfitters has 9,600 employees.

  • What is Urban Outfitters revenue?

    Latest Urban Outfitters annual revenue is $4 b.

  • What is Urban Outfitters revenue per employee?

    Latest Urban Outfitters revenue per employee is $415 k.

  • Who are Urban Outfitters competitors?

    Competitors of Urban Outfitters include Tory Burch, Smith Butler and Stage 3.

  • Where is Urban Outfitters headquarters?

    Urban Outfitters headquarters is located at 5000 S Broad St, Philadelphia.

  • Where are Urban Outfitters offices?

    Urban Outfitters has an office in Philadelphia.

  • How many offices does Urban Outfitters have?

    Urban Outfitters has 1 office.