Duolingo Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2011

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 720


  • Stock Symbol
  • DUOL

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Share Price
  • $194.66
  • (As of Wednesday Closing)

Duolingo General Information


Duolingo Inc is a technology company that develops mobile learning platform to learn languages and is the top-grossing app in the Education category on both Google Play and the Apple App Store. Its products are powered by sophisticated data analytics and artificial intelligence and delivered with class art, animation, and design to make it easier for learners to stay motivated master new material, and achieve their learning goals. Its solutions include The Duolingo Language Learning App, Super Duolingo, Duolingo English Test: AI-Driven Language Assessment, Duolingo For Schools, Duolingo ABC, and Duolingo Math. It has three predominant sources of revenue; time-based subscriptions, in-app advertising placement by third parties, and the Duolingo English Test.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Educational Software
Other Industries
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Application Software
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 5900 Penn Avenue
  • Second Floor
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15206
  • United States
+1 (412) 000-0000

Duolingo Timeline

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Duolingo Stock Performance

(As of Wednesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$194.66 $198.17 $116.82 - $245.87 $8.38B 42.9M 629K $0.39

Duolingo Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 8,855,148 8,855,148 2,286,185 3,436,690
Revenue 531,109 531,109 369,495 250,772
EBITDA (6,219) (6,219) (61,001) (57,251)
Net Income 16,067 16,067 (59,574) (60,135)
Total Assets 953,957 953,957 747,347 661,311
Total Debt 25,038 25,038 28,406 32,460
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Duolingo Valuation & Funding

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Duolingo Cap Table

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Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
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Duolingo Comparisons

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Duolingo Competitors (27)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Busuu Formerly VC-backed London, United Kingdom 000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
Hello English Venture Capital-Backed Jaipur, India 000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
Babbel Venture Capital-Backed Berlin, Germany 0000 000.00 00000000
Open English Venture Capital-Backed Coral Gables, FL 0000 00000 000000 - 000 00000
SpeakingPal Venture Capital-Backed Tel Aviv, Israel 00 00.00 00000000000 00.00
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Duolingo Executive Team (17)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Luis von Ahn Ph.D Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member
Matt Skaruppa Chief Financial Officer
Severin Hacker Ph.D Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder
Rogelio Alvarez Vice President of Business & General Manager Duolingo English Test
Emmanuel Orssaud Chief Marketing Officer
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Duolingo Board Members (10)

Name Representing Role Since
Amy Bohutinsky Self Board Member and Member Of Nominating and Governance and Compensation Committee 000 0000
Anthony Florence New Enterprise Associates Board Member 000 0000
Bing Gordon Self Board Member 000 0000
Brad Burnham Union Square Ventures Board Member 000 0000
Gillian Munson Union Square Ventures Board Member 000 0000
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Duolingo 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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Duolingo Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Duolingo Investments & Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Gunner (Other Commercial Services) 03-Oct-2022 0000000000 00.00 Other Commercial Services 0000 000
StrongArm Tech 20-Jan-2022 Later Stage VC 0000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments
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Duolingo ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated February, 28, 2024

26.97 | Med Risk

Risk Scale

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Peers Analysis

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Duolingo Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
StrongArm Tech 20-Jan-2022 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 5 buyers
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Duolingo FAQs

  • When was Duolingo founded?

    Duolingo was founded in 2011.

  • Who is the founder of Duolingo?

    Luis von Ahn Ph.D, Severin Hacker Ph.D, Hector Villafuerte, and Jose Fuentes are the founders of Duolingo.

  • Who is the CEO of Duolingo?

    Luis von Ahn Ph.D is the CEO of Duolingo.

  • Where is Duolingo headquartered?

    Duolingo is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.

  • What is the size of Duolingo?

    Duolingo has 720 total employees.

  • What industry is Duolingo in?

    Duolingo’s primary industry is Educational Software.

  • Is Duolingo a private or public company?

    Duolingo is a Public company.

  • What is Duolingo’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Duolingo is DUOL.

  • What is the current stock price of Duolingo?

    As of 17-Apr-2024 the stock price of Duolingo is $194.66.

  • What is the current market cap of Duolingo?

    The current market capitalization of Duolingo is $8.38B.

  • What is Duolingo’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Duolingo is $531M.

  • Who are Duolingo’s competitors?

    Busuu, Hello English, Babbel, Open English, and SpeakingPal are some of the 27 competitors of Duolingo.

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

    Duolingo’s EPS for 12 months was $0.39.

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