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Visa is a multinational financial services company that facilitates electronic payment systems throughout the world. The Company operates the retail electronic payments network through the transfer of value and information among financial institutions, merchants, consumers, businesses, and government entities. Visa also provides electronic payment, risk management, and payment security solutions to online merchants, digital goods transactions services in online games, digital media, and social networks, and mobile financial services for mobile network operators and financial institutions in developing economies. 

TypePublic
Founded1958
HQFoster City, US
Websiteusa.visa.com

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2019)19,500(+15%)
Job Openings107
Revenue (FY, 2019)$23 B(+12%)
Share Price (May 2020)$190.9

Key People/Management at Visa

Ramon L. Laguarta

Ramon L. Laguarta

Director
Alfred Kelly

Alfred Kelly

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Lynne Biggar

Lynne Biggar

Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
Robert W. Matschullat

Robert W. Matschullat

Director
Chris Clark

Chris Clark

Executive Vice President and Regional President, Asia Pacific
Charlotte Hogg

Charlotte Hogg

Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, Europe
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Visa Office Locations

Visa has offices in Foster City, Ashburn, Austin, Bellevue and in 57 other locations
Foster City, US (HQ)
900 Metro Center Blvd
Ashburn, US
44901 Russell Branch Pkwy
Austin, US
12301 Research Blvd
Bellevue, US
Bellevue, WA, USA
Berkshire, US
Berkshire, NY 13736, USA
Charlotte, US
Charlotte, NC, USA
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Visa Financials and Metrics

Visa Revenue

Visa's revenue was reported to be $22.98 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2020)

5.9b

Net income (Q2, 2020)

3.1b

EBIT (Q2, 2020)

3.9b

Market capitalization (22-May-2020)

370.9b

Closing stock price (22-May-2020)

190.9

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

9.7b

EV

379.0b
Visa's current market capitalization is $370.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

15.1b18.4b20.6b23.0b

Revenue growth, %

9%22%12%

Cost of goods sold

538.0m620.0m686.0m

Gross profit

14.5b17.7b19.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Revenue

3.6b3.6b3.6b4.5b4.5b4.6b4.9b5.1b5.2b5.5b5.5b5.8b6.1b5.9b

Cost of goods sold

128.0m126.0m123.0m145.0m150.0m158.0m160.0m169.0m169.0m173.0m

Gross profit

3.4b3.5b3.5b4.3b4.3b4.4b4.7b4.9b5.1b5.3b

Gross profit Margin, %

96%97%97%97%97%97%97%97%97%97%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

5.6b9.9b8.2b7.8b

Accounts Receivable

1.0b1.1b1.2b1.5b

Prepaid Expenses

712.0m

Current Assets

14.3b19.0b18.2b21.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Cash

12.8b15.9b5.9b5.8b6.4b7.4b8.1b8.1b8.5b8.3b7.6b7.9b8.8b9.7b

Accounts Receivable

922.0m944.0m1.1b1.1b1.1b1.1b1.3b1.3b1.2b1.4b1.4b1.5b1.7b1.5b

Prepaid Expenses

765.0m648.0m580.0m889.0m

Current Assets

25.5b24.3b14.4b14.7b15.5b15.7b17.3b18.5b18.5b20.1b18.5b18.3b22.3b19.9b
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

6.0b6.7b10.3b12.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

502.0m556.0m613.0m656.0m

Accounts Payable

43.0m(30.0m)3.0m(24.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

5.6b9.2b12.7b12.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Net Income

1.9b3.6b4.1b2.1b2.5b4.6b2.5b5.1b7.5b3.0b6.0b9.1b3.3b6.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

120.0m241.0m361.0m146.0m277.0m409.0m145.0m298.0m450.0m159.0m319.0m484.0m182.0m374.0m

Accounts Payable

(34.0m)(35.0m)(102.0m)(83.0m)(71.0m)(51.0m)(26.0m)(18.0m)(46.0m)(48.0m)(22.0m)(12.0m)14.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

2.0b2.8b3.1b2.5b2.9b6.4b2.8b5.6b9.2b3.3b5.4b8.7b3.9b5.3b
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

96.6 x

EV/CFO

70.9 x

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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Visa Operating Metrics

FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Countries

200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200

Locations

107

Merchant Locations

44 m

Total Payment Volume

$1.22 t$1.24 t$1.17 t$4.88 t$1.26 t$1.31 t$1.25 t$5.65 t$1.86 t$1.80 t$1.73 t
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Visa Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
PlaidJanuary 13, 2020$5.30 b
PayworksJuly 17, 2019
VerifiJuly 01, 2019
FraedomFebruary 09, 2018
CyberSourceApril 22, 2010$2 b

Human Capital Metrics

Source: usa.visa.com
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Visa Online and Social Media Presence

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Visa News and Updates

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Visa Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Visa founded?

    Visa was founded in 1958.

  • Who are Visa key executives?

    Visa's key executives are Ramon L. Laguarta, Alfred Kelly and Lynne Biggar.

  • How many employees does Visa have?

    Visa has 19,500 employees.

  • What is Visa revenue?

    Latest Visa annual revenue is $23 b.

  • What is Visa revenue per employee?

    Latest Visa revenue per employee is $1.2 m.

  • Who are Visa competitors?

    Competitors of Visa include PayPal, Mastercard and Capital One.

  • Where is Visa headquarters?

    Visa headquarters is located at 900 Metro Center Blvd, Foster City.

  • Where are Visa offices?

    Visa has offices in Foster City, Ashburn, Austin, Bellevue and in 57 other locations.

  • How many offices does Visa have?

    Visa has 63 offices.