Rocket Lab USA Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2006

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 1,650

Employees

  • Stock Symbol
  • RKLB

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 8

  • Share Price
  • $4.39
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Rocket Lab USA General Information

Description

Rocket Lab USA Inc is engaged in space, building rockets, and spacecraft. It provides end-to-end mission services that provide frequent and reliable access to space for civil, defense, and commercial markets. It designs and manufactures the Electron and Neutron launch vehicles and Photon satellite platform. Rocket Lab's Electron launch vehicle has delivered multiple satellites to orbit for private and public sector organizations, enabling operations in national security, scientific research, space debris mitigation, Earth observation, climate monitoring, and communications. The business operates in two segments being Launch Services and Space systems. Geographically it serves Japan, Germany, rest of the world and earns key revenue from the United States.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Aerospace and Defense
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Stock Exchange
NAS
Corporate Office
  • 3881 McGowen Street
  • Long Beach, CA 90808
  • United States
+1 (714) 000-0000

Rocket Lab USA Timeline

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Rocket Lab USA Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$4.39 $4.55 $3.47 - $8.05 $2.16B 489M 7.37M -$0.37

Rocket Lab USA Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 1,942,282 2,560,648 1,430,947 4,870,042
Revenue 282,464 244,592 210,996 62,237
EBITDA (142,600) (144,929) (95,200) (107,861)
Net Income (181,214) (182,571) (135,944) (117,320)
Total Assets 1,181,924 941,211 989,123 980,847
Total Debt 476,820 176,688 152,783 128,426
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Rocket Lab USA Valuation & Funding

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Post-Val Status Debt

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Rocket Lab USA Cap Table

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Rocket Lab USA Comparisons

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Rocket Lab USA Competitors (25)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Northrop Grumman Corporation Falls Church, VA 000000 000.00 000000000 00 000.00
Maxar Technologies Private Equity-Backed Westminster, CO 0000 00000 000000000000 00000
Vector Launch Venture Capital-Backed Huntington Beach, CA 000 0000 00000 00000
GomSpace Formerly VC-backed Aalborg, Denmark 000 000.00 00000000 000.00
Astra Space Formerly VC-backed Alameda, CA 000 00000 000000&0
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Rocket Lab USA Patents

Rocket Lab USA Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20210163155-A1 Satellite deployer door release mechanism Pending 04-Aug-2017 0000000000 0
US-20190039756-A1 Satellite deployer with composite guide rail Active 04-Aug-2017 00000000
US-20190039754-A1 Satellite deployer door release mechanism Active 04-Aug-2017 00000000 00
US-20190039757-A1 Satellite deployer with externally adjustable payload restraint Active 04-Aug-2017 00000000
US-11059609-B2 Satellite deployer with externally adjustable payload restraint Active 04-Aug-2017 F16C29/005 00
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Rocket Lab USA Executive Team (14)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Peter Beck Founder, President, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Adam Spice Chief Financial Officer
Brad Warezak Chief Information Officer
Richard French Senior Director, Business Development and Strategy, Space Systems
Shaun O'Donnell Chief Engineer - Special Projects
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Rocket Lab USA Board Members (14)

Name Representing Role Since
Alexander Slusky Vector Capital (California) Board Member 000 0000
David Cowan Bessemer Venture Partners Board Member 000 0000
Edward Frank Ph.D Self Board Member 000 0000
Jon Olson Self Board Member 000 0000
Matthew Ocko DCVC Board Member 000 0000
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Rocket Lab USA 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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Rocket Lab USA Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Rocket Lab USA Investments & Acquisitions (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
SailGP Technologies 03-Oct-2023 0000000000 Other Commercial Services 00000 000
Virgin Orbit (Aerospace Production and Manufacturing Assets in Long Beach, California) 23-May-2023 000000000 000.00 Buildings and Property 00000 000
SolAero Technologies 18-Jan-2022 0000000000 0000 Alternative Energy Equipment 00000 000
Planetary Systems 30-Nov-2021 0000000000 Aerospace and Defense 00000 000
Advanced Solutions 12-Oct-2021 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Business/Productivity Software 00000 000
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Rocket Lab USA Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
SailGP Technologies Other Commercial Services Warkworth, New Zealand 0000
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Rocket Lab USA ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated June, 24, 2023

39.9 | High Risk

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Rocket Lab USA FAQs

  • When was Rocket Lab USA founded?

    Rocket Lab USA was founded in 2006.

  • Who is the founder of Rocket Lab USA?

    Peter Beck is the founder of Rocket Lab USA.

  • Who is the CEO of Rocket Lab USA?

    Peter Beck is the CEO of Rocket Lab USA.

  • Where is Rocket Lab USA headquartered?

    Rocket Lab USA is headquartered in Long Beach, CA.

  • What is the size of Rocket Lab USA?

    Rocket Lab USA has 1,650 total employees.

  • What industry is Rocket Lab USA in?

    Rocket Lab USA’s primary industry is Aerospace and Defense.

  • Is Rocket Lab USA a private or public company?

    Rocket Lab USA is a Public company.

  • What is Rocket Lab USA’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Rocket Lab USA is RKLB.

  • What is the current stock price of Rocket Lab USA?

    As of 14-Jun-2024 the stock price of Rocket Lab USA is $4.39.

  • What is the current market cap of Rocket Lab USA?

    The current market capitalization of Rocket Lab USA is $2.16B.

  • What is Rocket Lab USA’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Rocket Lab USA is $282M.

  • Who are Rocket Lab USA’s competitors?

    Northrop Grumman, Maxar Technologies, Vector Launch, GomSpace, and Astra Space are some of the 25 competitors of Rocket Lab USA.

  • What is Rocket Lab USA’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Rocket Lab USA’s EPS for 12 months was -$0.37.

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