Roku, Inc. operates a TV streaming platform. The company operates in two segments, Player and Platform. Its platform allows users to search, discover, and access approximately 500,000 movies and TV episodes, as well as live sports, music, news, and others. As of December 31, 2017, the company had 19.3 million active accounts. It also provides advertising products, including videos ads, interactive video ads, audience development promotions, and brand sponsorships; and manufactures, sells, and licenses TVs under the Roku TV name. In addition, the company offers streaming media players and accessories under the Roku brand that allow users to access its TV streaming platform; and sells branded channel buttons on remote controls. It provides its products and services through retailers and distributors, as well as directly to customers through its Website in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, the Republic of Ireland, and various Latin American countries. The company was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Los Gatos, California.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Cable & other pay television services
Trailing P/E Ratio-20.10
Forward P/E Ratio-149.77
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$512.76 million
Price / Sales8.72
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$1.54 per share
Price / Book29.18
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A
Roku (NASDAQ:ROKU) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Roku's stock symbol?
Roku trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ROKU."
How were Roku's earnings last quarter?
Roku Inc (NASDAQ:ROKU) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 9th. The company reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.15) by $0.08. The company had revenue of $136.58 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $127.55 million. The business's revenue was up 36.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted ($1.79) EPS. View Roku's Earnings History.
What price target have analysts set for ROKU?
12 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Roku's shares. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate Roku's stock price to reach $37.8889 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Roku.
Are investors shorting Roku?
Roku saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 8,718,908 shares, an increase of 21.6% from the April 30th total of 7,168,891 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 9,379,909 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.9 days. Currently, 22.7% of the company's stock are sold short.
Who are some of Roku's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Roku include DISH Network (DISH), DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS INC. Common Stock (DISCA), Liberty Broadband Corp Series C (LBRDK), Liberty Broadband Corp Series A (LBRDA), Discovery Communications (DISCK), Altice USA (ATUS), Viacom, Inc. Class B (VIAB), Shaw Communications Inc Class B (SJR), Qurate Retail Inc Series B (QRTEB), ITV PLC/ADR (ITVPY), Cable One (CABO), AMC NETWORKS INC Common Stock (AMCX), Liberty Latin America (LILA), Liberty Latin America Ltd Class C (LILAK) and MSG Networks (MSGN).
Who are Roku's key executives?
Roku's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Anthony J. Wood, Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 52)
- Mr. Steve Louden, Chief Financial Officer (Age 46)
- Mr. Chas Smith, Gen. Mang. of Roku TV & Players (Age 58)
- Mr. Scott De Haas, Sr. VP of Product Engineering and Operations
- Mr. James Samford, VP of Investor Relations & Corp. Devel.
When did Roku IPO?
(ROKU) raised $204 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, September 28th 2017. The company issued 15,700,000 shares at a price of $12.00-$14.00 per share. Morgan Stanley and Citigroup acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Allen & Company, RBC Capital Markets, Needham & Company, Oppenheimer and William Blair were co-managers.
Has Roku been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media stories about ROKU stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Roku earned a daily sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.34 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.
Who are Roku's major shareholders?
Roku's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include MELVIN CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LP (5.02%), POINT72 ASSET MANAGEMENT, L.P. Total Shares: 2,185,769 (5.10%), Point72 Asset Management L.P. (1.35%), BlackRock Inc. (0.64%), Firsthand Capital Management Inc. (0.45%) and Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (0.29%). Company insiders that own Roku stock include Alan S Henricks, Anthony J Wood, Chas Smith, Globespan Capital Partners V L, Mv Management X, LLC, Scott A Rosenberg and Stephen H Kay. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Roku.
Which institutional investors are selling Roku stock?
ROKU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, OppenheimerFunds Inc., LPL Financial LLC and Wells Fargo & Company MN. Company insiders that have sold Roku company stock in the last year include Alan S Henricks, Anthony J Wood, Chas Smith, Globespan Capital Partners V L, Mv Management X, LLC, Scott A Rosenberg and Stephen H Kay. View Insider Buying and Selling for Roku.
Which institutional investors are buying Roku stock?
ROKU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Point72 Asset Management L.P., HarbourVest Partners LLC, Firsthand Capital Management Inc., Pier Capital LLC, Partners Group Holding AG, Millennium Management LLC, State Treasurer State of Michigan and Adams Street Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Roku.
How do I buy shares of Roku?
Shares of ROKU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Roku's stock price today?
One share of ROKU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.93.
How big of a company is Roku?
Roku has a market capitalization of $4.31 billion and generates $512.76 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-63,500,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.24) on an earnings per share basis. Roku employs 817 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Roku?
Roku's mailing address is 150 WINCHESTER CIRCLE, LOS GATOS CA, 95032. The company can be reached via phone at 408-556-9040 or via email at [email protected]
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