Luminar Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2012

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 800


  • Stock Symbol
  • LAZR

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 8

  • Share Price
  • $1.30
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Luminar General Information


Luminar Technologies Inc is an automotive technology company ushering in a new era of vehicle safety and autonomy. It operates its business through the following segments: Autonomy Solutions and advanced Technologies and Services. The majority of revenue is earned from the Autonomy Solutions segment which engaged in the design, manufacturing, and sale of LiDAR sensors catering mainly to the OEMs in the automobile, commercial vehicle, robo-taxi, and adjacent industries and advanced Technologies and Services provides semiconductors and related components, as well as design, test and consulting services to the Autonomy Solutions segment and various third-party customers, including government agencies and defense contractors, in markets generally unrelated to autonomous vehicles.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Electrical Equipment
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 2603 Discovery Drive
  • Suite 100
  • Orlando, FL 32826
  • United States
+1 (407) 000-0000

Luminar Timeline

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Luminar Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$1.30 $1.44 $1.24 - $8.32 $548M 422M 7.99M -$1.47

Luminar Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 1,670,269 1,670,269 1,878,179 5,416,946
Revenue 69,779 69,779 40,698 31,944
EBITDA (538,023) (538,023) (428,066) (231,899)
Net Income (571,269) (571,269) (445,939) (237,986)
Total Assets 512,367 512,367 687,327 883,536
Total Debt 660,661 660,661 635,134 619,460
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Luminar Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Luminar Comparisons

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Luminar Competitors (14)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Microvision Corporation Redmond, WA 000 00000 000000000 00000
Innoviz Technologies Formerly VC-backed Rosh Haayin, Israel 000 00000 00000000 00000
Veoneer Private Equity-Backed Stockholm, Sweden 0000 000000000000
Inteva Products Private Equity-Backed Troy, MI 0000 00000 00000000000 00000
Knorr-Bremse Corporation Munich, Germany 00000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
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Luminar Executive Team (17)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Austin Russell Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Thomas Fennimore Chief Financial Officer
Sameer Ladiwala Chief Accounting Officer & Senior Vice President, Finance
Alan Prescott Secretary, Administration & Chief Legal Officer, Legal
Alex Vitale Head, Corporate Development & Strategy
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Luminar Board Members (10)

Name Representing Role Since
Alec Gores Gores Metropoulos Board Member 000 0000
Austin Russell Luminar Chief Executive Officer & Chairman 000 0000
Daniel Tempesta Luminar Board Member 000 0000
Katharine Martin JD Self Board Member 000 0000
Mary Jepsen Ph.D Self Board Member 000 0000
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Luminar Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Luminar Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Luminar Investments & Acquisitions (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Seagate Technology (LIDAR Business) 18-Jan-2023 0000000000 000.00 Network Management Software
ECARX 21-Jul-2022 00000 0000 0000 Application Specific Semiconductors
Civil Maps 15-Jun-2022 0000000000 0000 Business/Productivity Software 000000 00
Freedom Photonics 13-Apr-2022 0000000000 Fiberoptic Equipment
Forterra 01-Apr-2022 Later Stage VC 00000 Business/Productivity Software
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Luminar Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Freedom Photonics Fiberoptic Equipment Santa Barbara, CA 0000
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Luminar ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated June, 29, 2023

25.02 | Med Risk

Risk Scale

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Peers Analysis

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Covered Companies

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Luminar Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
ECARX 21-Jul-2022 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
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Luminar FAQs

  • When was Luminar founded?

    Luminar was founded in 2012.

  • Who is the founder of Luminar?

    Austin Russell and Jason Eichenholz Ph.D are the founders of Luminar.

  • Who is the CEO of Luminar?

    Austin Russell is the CEO of Luminar.

  • Where is Luminar headquartered?

    Luminar is headquartered in Orlando, FL.

  • What is the size of Luminar?

    Luminar has 800 total employees.

  • What industry is Luminar in?

    Luminar’s primary industry is Road.

  • Is Luminar a private or public company?

    Luminar is a Public company.

  • What is Luminar’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Luminar is LAZR.

  • What is the current stock price of Luminar?

    As of 12-Apr-2024 the stock price of Luminar is $1.30.

  • What is the current market cap of Luminar?

    The current market capitalization of Luminar is $548M.

  • What is Luminar’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Luminar is $69.8M.

  • Who are Luminar’s competitors?

    Microvision, Innoviz Technologies, Veoneer, Inteva Products, and Knorr-Bremse are some of the 14 competitors of Luminar.

  • What is Luminar’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Luminar’s EPS for 12 months was -$1.47.

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