ViaSat is a global provider of satellite broadband and wireless services, infrastructure, and technology. As a global broadband services and technology company,  it is connecting international communities to the internet by offering residential Internet service; enabling passengers and operations crews to stream high-bandwidth media, applications, and content when traveling globally on commercial, business or government aircraft and maritime vessels; and empowering international warfighters on the front lines of battle with real-time, secure Internet-based intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance for high-requirement missions.

ViaSat delivers and protects information – when and where it is needed most – with its trusted communications ground systems, infrastructure, and services.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Carlsbad, US
Founded
1986
Size (employees)
4,300 (est)+14%
Website
viasat.com
ViaSat was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Carlsbad, US

Key People at ViaSat

Mark D. Dankberg

Mark D. Dankberg

CEO
Richard A. Baldridge

Richard A. Baldridge

President, COO
Kevin J. Harkenrider

Kevin J. Harkenrider

VP Commercial Networks
Steven Hart

Steven Hart

EVP Engineering and CTO

ViaSat Office Locations

ViaSat has offices in Carlsbad, Duluth, Linthicum Heights, Bryan and in 16 other locations
Carlsbad, US (HQ)
6155 El Camino Real
Wareham, GB
Sandford Ln
Beijing, CN
Dong San Huan Bei Lu
North Sydney, AU
11 100 Walker St
Canberra International Airport, AU
20 29/31 Brindabella Business Park Brindabella Circuit
Washington, US
400 901 K St NW
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ViaSat Data and Metrics

ViaSat Financial Metrics

ViaSat's revenue was reported to be $1.6 b in FY, 2017 which is a 10% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

1.6 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %

10%

Net income (FY, 2017)

21.8 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

36.5 m

Market capitalization (22-Sep-2017)

3.6 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

130.1 m
ViaSat's current market capitalization is $3.6 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

1.4 b1.4 b1.4 b1.6 b

Revenue growth, %

2%3%10%

General and administrative expense

281.5 m270.8 m298.3 m333.5 m

Operating expense total

281.5 m270.8 m298.3 m333.5 m
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Revenue

332.6 m319.5 m358.8 m339.6 m344.4 m353.3 m363.1 m399.2 m380.6 m

General and administrative expense

69.1 m69.1 m54.4 m71 m71.1 m73.4 m79.4 m77.2 m80.3 m

Operating expense total

69.1 m69.1 m54.4 m71 m71.1 m73.4 m79.4 m77.2 m80.3 m

EBIT

1.5 m(1.2 m)46.5 m18.2 m13.8 m7.8 m18.4 m7.6 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

58.3 m52.3 m42.1 m130.1 m

Accounts Receivable

271.9 m266.3 m286.7 m263.7 m

Inventories

119.6 m128.4 m145.2 m163.2 m

Current Assets

531.6 m548.7 m523.3 m614.9 m
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Cash

41.4 m58.1 m41.9 m97.6 m42.5 m46.4 m47.3 m51.3 m284.9 m

Accounts Receivable

282.6 m279.1 m279.7 m268.1 m294.5 m304.5 m262.7 m276.5 m254.8 m

Inventories

126.5 m128.6 m126.8 m129.2 m127.3 m123.3 m155.5 m151.6 m158.5 m

Current Assets

519.8 m541 m525.7 m577.1 m569.6 m584.1 m518.9 m528.7 m751.7 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(8.7 m)39.9 m21.8 m21.8 m

Depreciation and Amortization

185.1 m221.4 m242.1 m245.9 m

Accounts Receivable

(9.2 m)3.7 m(26.3 m)16.1 m

Inventories

(11.4 m)(1.2 m)(26.7 m)(12.4 m)
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

(6 m)(6.3 m)24 m14.8 m2.5 m4.9 m2.2 m10.7 m4.6 m

Accounts Receivable

282.6 m279.1 m279.7 m268.1 m294.5 m304.5 m262.7 m276.5 m254.8 m

Inventories

126.5 m128.6 m126.8 m129.2 m127.3 m123.3 m155.5 m151.6 m158.5 m

Accounts Payable

112.2 m86.4 m74.4 m82.3 m73.4 m80.4 m94.4 m97.8 m79.5 m
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

385 k

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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ViaSat Operating Metrics

ViaSat's Backlog was reported to be $2 b in FY, 2017, which is a 8% increase from the previous period. ViaSat's Subscribers was reported to be 659 k in FY, 2017, which is a 5% decrease from the previous period
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ViaSat Market Value History

ViaSat Revenue Breakdown

ViaSat Median Salaries

Source: 61 public H-1B filings from ViaSat

Traffic Overview of ViaSat

ViaSat Online and Social Media Presence

ViaSat News and Updates

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