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Viasat is a company that offers communications products and services. It provides broadband Internet access, in-flight Internet and aviation software, mobile broadband services comprising network management, and high-speed Internet connectivity services. The company also offers government satellite communication systems, including various mobile and fixed broadband modems, terminals, network access control systems. Viasat provides installation, integration, and sustainment support services for its products and networks.

TypePublic
Founded1986
HQCarlsbad, US
Websiteviasat.com
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)6,100(+9%)
Job Openings151
Revenue (FY, 2020)$2.3 B(+12%)
Share Price (Sept 2020)$32.9
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Viasat

Mark Dankberg

Mark Dankberg

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Richard Baldridge

Richard Baldridge

Director, President and Chief Operating Officer
Shawn Duffy

Shawn Duffy

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Kevin Harkenrider

Kevin Harkenrider

Executive Vice President and Global Operations and Chief Operations Officer
Keven Lippert

Keven Lippert

Executive Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Chief Commercial Officer
Melinda Kimbro

Melinda Kimbro

Senior Vice President, People and Culture and Chief People Officer
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Viasat Office Locations

Viasat has offices in Carlsbad, Austin, Boston, Bryan and in 23 other locations
Carlsbad, US (HQ)
6155 El Camino Real
Austin, US
111 Sandra Muraida Way #100
Boston, US
100 Summer Street, 100 Summer St #250
Bryan, US
3902 South Traditions Drive
Duluth, US
700, 1725 Breckinridge Plaza
Englewood, US
349 Inverness Dr S
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Viasat Financials and Metrics

Viasat Revenue

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Viasat's revenue was reported to be $2.31 b in FY, 2020 which is a 11.7% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2021)

530.5m

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

144.9m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

27.3%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

(8.5m)

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

(5.3m)

Market capitalization (25-Sept-2020)

2.2b

Closing stock price (25-Sept-2020)

32.9

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

232.4m

EV

4.7b
Viasat's current market capitalization is $2.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

1.6b2.1b2.3b

Revenue growth, %

2%30%12%

Cost of goods sold

1.1b1.5b1.6b

Gross profit

473.8m530.5m699.6m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

438.9m517.5m554.7m537.0m592.3m588.2m530.5m

Cost of goods sold

344.9m392.1m402.7m384.5m410.1m404.2m385.6m

Gross profit

94.0m125.3m152.0m152.6m182.2m184.0m144.9m

Gross profit Margin, %

21%24%27%28%31%31%27%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

71.4m261.7m304.3m

Accounts Receivable

267.7m300.3m330.7m

Inventories

196.3m234.5m294.4m

Current Assets

612.6m887.2m1.0b
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(68.3m)(66.5m)13.8m

Depreciation and Amortization

255.7m318.6m342.2m

Inventories

(37.6m)(36.6m)(59.0m)

Accounts Payable

32.5m(5.7m)28.2m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Net Income

(35.5m)(61.1m)(71.8m)(9.7m)(1.7m)8.9m(8.5m)

Depreciation and Amortization

77.8m157.3m238.1m84.0m166.4m255.1m92.6m

Inventories

(22.2m)(34.2m)(32.2m)(29.3m)(34.1m)(47.9m)(18.1m)

Accounts Payable

(386.0k)19.9m4.2m(3.9m)5.6m8.4m(10.0m)
USDFY, 2018

EV/EBIT

-52.1 x

EV/CFO

13.4 x

Revenue/Employee

306.7k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

1.8 x

P/E Ratio

(57.1)
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Viasat Operating Metrics

Viasat's Backlog was reported to be $2.1b in Q1, 2021. Viasat's Subscribers was reported to be 599 k in Q1, 2021.
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Viasat Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Horsebridge Defence & Security Ltd.June 13, 2018
ArconicsNovember 14, 2016$21.60 m
Engreen, Inc.June 11, 2015
NetNearUJune 10, 2014
LonoCloudApril 12, 2013
Stonewood GroupJune 05, 2010
WildBlueOctober 01, 2009$568 m
JAST Antenna SystemsJuly 24, 2007$2 m
Intelligent Compression TechnologiesFebruary 20, 2007$20 m
Enerdyne TechnologiesJune 21, 2006$17.50 m
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Viasat Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

61/100

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Viasat Revenue Breakdown

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Viasat revenue breakdown by business segment: 49.3% from Government Systems, 14.9% from Commercial networks and 35.8% from Satellite services

Viasat revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 89.1% from United States and 10.9% from Other

Viasat Online and Social Media Presence

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Viasat News and Updates

Viasat, BCN Sign Agreement; Enables Multi-Location Businesses to Have Reliable Connectivity using Viasat Satellite Internet

Viasat Inc. (Nasdaq: VSAT), a global communications company, today announced it signed a reseller agreement with BCN, a technology solutions provider specializing in meeting the requirements of multi-location clients. This agreement will expand BCN’s connectivity portfolio by providing multi-locatio…

Viasat to Host Virtual 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on September 3, 2020

Viasat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT), a global communications company, announced today it will host its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Thursday September 3, 2020, at 8:30 a.m. Pacific Time / 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time. This meeting will take place virtually and can be attended by webcast only. The 2020 …

Viasat Receives Supplemental Type Certificate to Provide High-Speed In-Flight Connectivity on Gulfstream G650 and G650ER Large Cabin Business Jets

Viasat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT), a global communications company, today announced its business aviation in-flight connectivity (IFC) system received Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) through Gulfstream Aerospace Corp., certifying the use of its Ka-band IFC…

Viasat Receives a ChannelVision 2020 Visionary Spotlight Award

Viasat Inc. (Nasdaq: VSAT), a global communications company, today announced it has been recognized by ChannelVision Magazine in their 2020 Visionary Spotlight Awards (VSA). The annual VSA competition highlights both channel and service provider innovation in communications, and honors outstanding …

OneWeb Satellites seeks simpler import regulations • Viasat cubesat launching in 2021

Satellite operators believe direct-to-home television broadcasting will continue to be a strong business globally despite weakness in the United States and, to a lesser extent, Europe. SpaceNews

Viasat Selected As a Top 30 Innovator in the U.S. Air Force AFWERX Joint All-Domain Command & Control Demonstration Event

Viasat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT), a global communications company, announced today it was one of 30 industry teams competitively selected by the U.S. Air Force AFWERX program to virtually demonstrate new and emerging capabilities, including its advanced Hybrid Adaptive Network (HAN) satellite communicatio…
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Viasat Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Viasat founded?

    Viasat was founded in 1986.

  • Who are Viasat key executives?

    Viasat's key executives are Mark Dankberg, Richard Baldridge and Shawn Duffy.

  • How many employees does Viasat have?

    Viasat has 6,100 employees.

  • What is Viasat revenue?

    Latest Viasat annual revenue is $2.3 b.

  • What is Viasat revenue per employee?

    Latest Viasat revenue per employee is $378.6 k.

  • Who are Viasat competitors?

    Competitors of Viasat include Global Eagle Entertainment, Hughes Network Systems and Sagemcom.

  • Where is Viasat headquarters?

    Viasat headquarters is located at 6155 El Camino Real, Carlsbad.

  • Where are Viasat offices?

    Viasat has offices in Carlsbad, Austin, Boston, Bryan and in 23 other locations.

  • How many offices does Viasat have?

    Viasat has 28 offices.