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UrtheCast is a technology company that serves geospatial and geoanalytics markets. The company offers UrtheDaily, a global change detection and analysis system designed to capture optical imagery of the Earth’s landmass, and SAR-XL, a fully-digital synthetic aperture radar technology solution. It also provides UrthePipeline, a fully-managed ground segment pipeline-as-a-service and a range of geoanalytics solutions.

TypePublic
Founded2010
HQVancouver, CA
Websiteurthecast.com
Employee Ratings2.9

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)197
Revenue (FY, 2018)C$15.6 M(-61%)
Share Price (Oct 2020)C$0.1
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at UrtheCast

Don Osborne

Don Osborne

President, CEO and Director
George Tyc

George Tyc

Chief Technology Officer and Co-founder
Sai Chu

Sai Chu

Chief Financial Officer
Wade Larson

Wade Larson

EVP Business Development and Co-founder
Dave Gebhardt

Dave Gebhardt

Senior Vice President, Data Analytics
Peter Duggan

Peter Duggan

Vice President, Programs
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UrtheCast Office Locations

UrtheCast has offices in Vancouver, San Francisco and St. Louis
Vancouver, CA (HQ)
1055 Canada Place - Suite 33
San Francisco, CA, US
San Francisco
St. Louis, MO, US
St. Louis, MO, USA
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UrtheCast Financials and Metrics

UrtheCast Revenue

UrtheCast's revenue was reported to be C$15.63 m in FY, 2018 which is a 61.3% decrease from the previous period.
CAD

Revenue (Q3, 2019)

4.4m

Net income (Q3, 2019)

(14.9m)

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

(4.0m)

Market capitalization (16-Oct-2020)

9.3m

Closing stock price (16-Oct-2020)

0.1

Cash (30-Sept-2019)

5.6m

EV

32.8m
UrtheCast's current market capitalization is C$9.3 m.
Annual
CADFY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

40.4m15.6m

Revenue growth, %

(64%)(61%)

General and administrative expense

43.0m38.3m

R&D expense

927.0k1.8m
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

9.4m11.9m10.2m4.3m3.4m2.2m4.4m5.1m4.4m

General and administrative expense

10.5m10.9m10.4m10.2m10.5m8.3m5.2m5.7m5.7m

R&D expense

276.0k112.0k211.0k306.0k306.0k842.0k294.0k234.0k392.0k

Operating expense total

15.6m16.4m16.0m15.4m15.6m15.2m7.2m8.4m8.8m
Annual
CADFY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

23.2m1.4m

Accounts Receivable

3.6m1.3m

Current Assets

62.3m32.8m

PP&E

43.4m32.4m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Cash

15.6m25.4m7.5m3.7m7.2m3.0m2.7m5.6m

Accounts Receivable

6.3m6.5m3.1m2.1m1.7m2.9m4.5m4.1m

Current Assets

75.6m69.9m57.7m64.0m64.6m22.9m18.9m23.0m

PP&E

55.6m52.2m42.4m38.0m34.1m4.6m4.2m3.9m
Annual
CADFY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(31.7m)(83.3m)

Depreciation and Amortization

17.0m17.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.7m(14.4m)

Purchases of PP&E

(230.0k)(49.0k)
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

(5.1m)(9.0m)(15.4m)(11.1m)(24.3m)(40.8m)(1.4m)(6.6m)(21.5m)

Depreciation and Amortization

4.5m(8.7m)12.8m4.4m8.7m12.9m1.4m3.1m4.8m

Cash From Operating Activities

(3.4m)(5.7m)1.1m923.0k(7.7m)(11.9m)2.0m3.4m(115.0k)

Purchases of PP&E

(57.0k)(98.0k)(171.0k)(32.0k)(38.0k)(49.0k)(17.0k)(17.0k)(18.0k)
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UrtheCast Operating Metrics

Apr, 2020

Patents Issued

2

Trademarks

5
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UrtheCast Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
GeosysAugust 14, 2018$20 m

UrtheCast Revenue Breakdown

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UrtheCast revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 59.8% from Europe and Russia, 38.6% from Middle East, Africa and South Asia and 1.6% from Other

UrtheCast Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

94/100

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UrtheCast Online and Social Media Presence

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UrtheCast Company Culture

  • CEO Rating

    F

    50/100

  • Compensation

    D

    55/100

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UrtheCast News and Updates

Optical imagery-focused EarthDaily Analytics emerges from UrtheCast

Private equity firm Antarctica Capital has formed a Canadian optical satellite imagery provider called EarthDaily Analytics, after buying parts of UrtheCast that sought creditor protection last year to avoid bankruptcy. SpaceNews

Today in funding: Inkblot Therapy, UrtheCast, and Screenfluence

Three Canadian startups have announced fresh funding rounds to fuel their growth. Here’s the latest on who raised how much, from whom, and what...

UrtheCast to Host First Quarter 2019 Conference Call on May 15, 2019

VANCOUVER, May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) ("UrtheCast" or the "Company") announced today that the Company will release its 2019 first quarter financial results after markets close on May 14, 2019 and will hold its earnings conference call at 11:00 a.m. ET (8:00 a.m....

UrtheCast To Host Fourth Quarter 2018 Conference Call on April 2, 2019

VANCOUVER, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) ("UrtheCast" or the "Company") announced today that the Company will release its 2018 fourth quarter and full year financial results after markets close on April 1, 2019 and will hold its earnings conference call at 11:00 a....

European Satellite-based Earth Observation Market Report 2018-2023 Featuring Airbus, iSi, Maxar Technologies, Thales Group & UrtheCast

DUBLIN, Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Satellite-based Earth Observation Market in Europe 2019-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The satellite-based earth observation market in Europe to grow at a CAGR of 13.72% during the period 2019-2023. The report...

UrtheCast to Host Third Quarter 2018 Conference Call on November 15, 2018

VANCOUVER, Nov. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) ("UrtheCast" or the "Company") announced today that the Company will release its 2018 third quarter financial results after markets close on November 14, 2018 and will hold its earnings conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET (7:00...
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UrtheCast Blogs

EarthDaily Analytics Announces Timeline For The Launch Of Next Generation Satellite Constellation

EarthDaily Analytics unveils plan to launch a new ground-breaking constellation in 2023 July 20, 2021 – Vancouver, BC – EarthDaily Analytics […] The post EarthDaily Analytics Announces Timeline For The Launch Of Next Generation Satellite Constellation appeared first on EarthDaily Analytics.

Introducing EarthMosaics Alpha Release

CHRIS RAMPERSAD, Vice President of Engineering at EarthDaily Analytics – working to make Earth Observation impactful to the environment, community […] The post Introducing EarthMosaics Alpha Release appeared first on EarthDaily Analytics.

Is the early drought in the south of Australia a concern for wheat yield potential?

Low precipitation compared to the Average expected in the next 10 days for most of the Australian Wheat area. Dryness […] The post Is the early drought in the south of Australia a concern for wheat yield potential? appeared first on EarthDaily Analytics.

How can Geosys help you to monitor the potential of crops? Example of the recent cold snap effect on the development of crops in France

April 2021 was one of the coldest of the last 15 years in most of France, stressing crops such as […] The post How can Geosys help you to monitor the potential of crops? Example of the recent cold snap effect on the development of crops in France appeared first on EarthDaily Analytics.

Russia: a slow spring growth between cold weather and heavy rains

Several cold waves have been observed in the late winter, rising the risk of winter kill in the more exposed […] The post Russia: a slow spring growth between cold weather and heavy rains appeared first on EarthDaily Analytics.

Brazil: 46.7% of the corn areas were sown in March

Fields analyzed in six states show that the soil moisture was below average at the sowing.  We did an analysis of several […] The post Brazil: 46.7% of the corn areas were sown in March appeared first on EarthDaily Analytics.
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UrtheCast Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was UrtheCast founded?

    UrtheCast was founded in 2010.

  • Who are UrtheCast key executives?

    UrtheCast's key executives are Don Osborne, George Tyc and Sai Chu.

  • How many employees does UrtheCast have?

    UrtheCast has 197 employees.

  • What is UrtheCast revenue?

    Latest UrtheCast annual revenue is C$15.6 m.

  • What is UrtheCast revenue per employee?

    Latest UrtheCast revenue per employee is C$79.4 k.

  • Who are UrtheCast competitors?

    Competitors of UrtheCast include Tyvak, Spaceflight Industries and Ball Aerospace.

  • Where is UrtheCast headquarters?

    UrtheCast headquarters is located at 1055 Canada Place - Suite 33, Vancouver.

  • Where are UrtheCast offices?

    UrtheCast has offices in Vancouver, San Francisco and St. Louis.

  • How many offices does UrtheCast have?

    UrtheCast has 3 offices.