Block Overview

  • Founded
  • 2009

Founded
  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 8,521

Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • SQ

Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 50

  • Share Price
  • $63.90

  • (As of Friday Closing)

Block General Information

Description

Founded in 2009, Block provides payment acquiring services to merchants, along with related services. The company also launched Cash App, a person-to-person payment network. Block has operations in Canada, Japan, Australia, and the United Kingdom; about 5% of revenue is generated outside the U.S.

Contact Information

Website
www.block.xyz
Formerly Known As
Square, Inc., Square
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Financial Software
Other Industries
Other Financial Services
Stock Exchange
NYS
Primary Office
  • 1455 Market Street
  • Suite 600
  • San Francisco, CA 94103
  • United States

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Block Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$63.90 $61.46 $56.01 - $289.23 $37.1B 581M 18.9M -$0.10

Block Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Mar-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019
EV 76,068,899 72,432,281 96,077,811 26,111,675
Revenue 16,564,578 17,661,203 9,497,578 4,713,500
EBITDA 132,673 325,343 357,122 475,327
Net Income (76,923) 166,284 213,105 375,446
Total Assets 29,127,467 13,925,764 9,869,550 4,551,258
Total Debt 5,153,542 5,516,240 3,493,427 1,074,937
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Block Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Block Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned

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Block Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Block Competitors (52)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Paysafe Group Formerly PE-Backed London, United Kingdom 0000 000 000000000 000
0000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 000000000 00000
000000000 Formerly PE-Backed Dallas, TX 0000 000000000000
0000 (00000 000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Phillip, Australia 00 000000&0
00000 Formerly VC-backed Amsterdam, Netherlands 0000 00.000 00000000000
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Block Patents

Block Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-11176531-B1 Integration of payment processing platform with payment making platform for differentiated payment allocations using cryptocurrency Active 31-Mar-2021 0000000000 0
US-11184306-B1 Contextual communication routing methods and systems Active 29-Dec-2020 000000000 00
US-11100490-B1 Application integration for contactless payments Active 10-Sep-2020 00000000000 00
US-11055692-B1 Application integration for contactless payments Active 10-Sep-2020 00000000000 0
US-11064047-B1 Accessibility of instant application data via associated application Active 30-Jul-2020 G06F8/61 0
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Block Executive Team (74)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jack Dorsey Co-Founder, Head & Chairman
Sivan Whiteley JD Chief Legal Officer, Corporate Secretary & Counsel Lead
Lewis Goodwin Chief Executive Officer, Square Financial Services (Bank)
Amrita Ahuja Chief Financial Officer
Brandon Soto Chief Financial Officer
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Block Board Members (24)

Name Representing Role Since
Amy Brooks Self Board Member 000 0000
Anna Patterson Ph.D Self Board Member 000 0000
Darren Walker JD Self Board Member 000 0000
David Viniar Self Board Member 000 0000
Jack Dorsey Block Co-Founder, Head & Chairman 000 0000
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Block 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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Block Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Block Investments & Acquisitions (50)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 (0000000 14-Jun-2022 00000 0000 00000 Financial Software
00000000 18-May-2022 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B)
00000 16-Mar-2022 00000 0000 000.00 Financial Software
00000 10-Feb-2022 00000 0000 0000 Financial Software 0000 0000
MoviiRed 09-Feb-2022 Later Stage VC 0000 Financial Software
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Block Subsidiaries (9)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
GoParrot Media and Information Services (B2B) New York, NY 2016
00000 Business/Productivity Software Toronto, Canada 0000
00000000 Application Software Melbourne, Australia 0000
00000 Financial Software Barcelona, Spain 0000
0000 (000000000000 Communication Software San Francisco, CA 0000
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Block Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000 000000000 01-Sep-2019 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 15 buyers
0000000000 01-Sep-2017 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Caviar 04-Aug-2014 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Completed
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