Velodyne Lidar Overview

  • Founded
  • 1983

Founded
  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 407

Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • VLDR

Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 2

  • Share Price
  • $1.27

  • (As of Monday Closing)

Velodyne Lidar General Information

Description

Velodyne Lidar Inc provides smart, powerful lidar solutions. It is known for its broad portfolio of lidar technologies. Velodyne's revolutionary sensor and software solutions provide flexibility, quality, and performance to meet the needs of a wide range of industries, including autonomous vehicles, advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), robotics, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), smart cities, and security. Through continuous innovation, Velodyne strives to transform lives and communities by advancing safer mobility for all.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Velodyne Acoustics
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Electronic Equipment and Instruments
Other Industries
Road
Stock Exchange
NAS
Primary Office
  • 5521 Hellyer Avenue
  • San Jose, CA 95138
  • United States
+1 (669) 000-0000

Velodyne Lidar Timeline

2019202020212022
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Velodyne Lidar Stock Performance

(As of Monday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$1.27 $1.24 $0.82 - $8.50 $264M 208M 4.26M -$0.94

Velodyne Lidar Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 30-Jun-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019
EV (40,580) 605,573 3,562,184
Revenue 48,289 61,924 95,362 101,398
EBITDA (203,507) (145,600) (60,985)
Net Income (185,602) (212,236) (149,864) (67,226)
Total Assets 301,842 375,421 432,712 136,175
Total Debt 17,542 17,833 10,000 0
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Velodyne Lidar Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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Velodyne Lidar Cap Table

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Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
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Velodyne Lidar Comparisons

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Velodyne Lidar Competitors (12)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
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000000000 Private Equity-Backed Leuven, Belgium 00 000.00 0000000 0000 000.00
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Quebec City, Canada 000 00000 00000000000 00000
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Sunnyvale, CA 00 00000 00000000000 00000
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Velodyne Lidar Patents

Velodyne Lidar Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20210364609-A1 Scanning mirror mechanisms for lidar systems, and related methods and apparatus Pending 14-May-2020 000000000
US-20210325520-A1 Systems and methods for calibrating a lidar device Pending 17-Apr-2020 000000000
EP-3994493-A1 Apparatus and methods for safe pulsed laser operation Pending 07-Aug-2019 000000000
US-20210041567-A1 Apparatus and methods for safe pulsed laser operation Pending 07-Aug-2019 000000000
US-20210003681-A1 Interference mitigation for light detection and ranging Pending 01-Jul-2019 G01S7/4876
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Velodyne Lidar Executive Team (18)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Theodore Tewksbury Ph.D Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Drew Hamer Chief Financial Officer
Mark Weinswig Chief Financial Officer, Finance
James Barnhart Chief Operating Officer, Operations & Executive
Mathew Rekow Chief Technology Officer, Technology
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Velodyne Lidar Board Members (13)

Name Representing Role Since
Deborah Hersman Velodyne Lidar Board Member 000 0000
Ernest Maddock Self Board Member 000 0000
Hamid Zarringhalam Velodyne Lidar Board Member 000 0000
Kristin Slanina Self Board Member 000 0000
Theodore Tewksbury Ph.D Velodyne Lidar Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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Velodyne Lidar 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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Velodyne Lidar Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Velodyne Lidar Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 00000000 29-Sep-2020 0000000000 Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) 0000 0000
Mapper 23-Jul-2019 Merger/Acquisition Other Commercial Services 00000 000
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Velodyne Lidar Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
000000 Other Commercial Services San Francisco, CA 0000
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