Iridium Communications Overview

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 760

Employees

  • Stock Symbol
  • IRDM

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Share Price
  • $29.10
  • (As of Thursday Closing)

Iridium Communications General Information

Description

Iridium Communications Inc offers voice and data communications services and products to businesses, U.S. and international government agencies, and other customers on a global basis. The company is a provider of mobile voice and data communications services through a constellation of low earth-orbiting satellites. Iridium's solutions are ideally suited for industries such as maritime, aviation, government/military, emergency/humanitarian services, mining, forestry, oil and gas, heavy equipment, transportation, and utilities. Iridium also provides service to subscribers from the U.S. Department of Defense, as well as other civil and government agencies around the world. The Company operates in one business segment, providing global satellite communications services and products.

Contact Information

Website
www.iridium.com
Formerly Known As
Iridium Satellite
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Telecommunications Service Providers
Other Industries
Wireless Communications Equipment
Stock Exchange
NAS
Corporate Office
  • 1750 Tysons Boulevard
  • Suite 1400
  • McLean, VA 22102
  • United States
+1 (703) 000-0000

Iridium Communications Timeline

2021202220232024
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Iridium Communications Stock Performance

(As of Thursday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$29.10 $29.50 $28.50 - $68.34 $3.56B 122M 855K $0.12

Iridium Communications Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 6,511,736 6,511,736 7,828,290 6,770,642
Revenue 790,723 790,723 721,034 614,500
EBITDA 405,640 405,640 379,083 350,449
Net Income 15,415 15,415 8,722 (9,319)
Total Assets 2,661,775 2,661,775 2,954,011 3,180,795
Total Debt 1,482,490 1,482,490 1,487,185 1,598,016
Public Fundamental Data provided by Morningstar, Inc. disclaimer

Iridium Communications Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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Iridium Communications Comparisons

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Iridium Communications Competitors (27)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Globalstar Formerly PE-Backed Covington, LA 000 00000 00000000 00000
ViaSat Private Debt Financed Carlsbad, CA 0000 00.000 000000000 00.000
NSSLGlobal Corporate Backed or Acquired Redhill, United Kingdom 000 0&0
Intellian Technologies Formerly VC-backed Seongnam-si, South Korea 000 0000 00000000 0000
Intelsat Formerly PE-Backed McLean, VA 0000 00.000 000000&0
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Iridium Communications Patents

Iridium Communications Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20230103546-A1 Identifying wireless communications connection options Pending 01-Oct-2021 00000000000
US-20220209800-A1 Wireless communication with interference mitigation Active 31-Dec-2020 00000000 00
US-11381266-B1 Wireless communication with interference mitigation Active 31-Dec-2020 00000000 00
US-20230067483-A1 Wireless communication with interference mitigation Active 31-Dec-2020 00000000 00
US-11881882-B2 Wireless communication with interference mitigation Active 31-Dec-2020 H04B1/10 00
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Iridium Communications Executive Team (18)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Matthew Desch Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Thomas Fitzpatrick Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Chief Administrative Officer, Administration
Suzanne McBride Chief Operating Officer, Operations & Board Member
Gregory Pelton Chief Technology Officer
Timothy Kapalka Chief Accounting Officer
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Iridium Communications Board Members (15)

Name Representing Role Since
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000 0000000 Iridium Communications Co Chairman Diversity & Inclusion Council 000 0000
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Iridium Communications Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Iridium Communications Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Iridium Communications Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Satelles 06-Feb-2023 00000 0000 000.00 Network Management Software 0000000 0
DDK Positioning 24-May-2021 000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 0000000 0
Satelles 09-Oct-2019 00000 0000 0000 Network Management Software 0000000 0
Aireon 12-Nov-2012 Joint Venture 00000 Other Commercial Services 0000000 0
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Iridium Communications ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated April, 21, 2023

27.77 | Med Risk

Risk Scale

A lower score indicates better sustainability

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Low

10-20

Med

20-30

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30-40

Severe

40+

Exposure

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Peers Analysis

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