Rocket Lab Overview

  • Founded
  • 2006

Founded
  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 554

Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • RKLB

Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 6

  • Share Price
  • $4.94

  • (As of Friday Closing)

Rocket Lab 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, defence, 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 more than 100 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

Formerly Known As
Vector Acquisition Corporation
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Aerospace and Defense
Stock Exchange
NAS
Primary Office
  • 3881 McGowen Street
  • Long Beach, CA 90808
  • United States
+1 (714) 000-0000

Rocket Lab Timeline

2020202120222023
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Rocket Lab Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$4.94 $4.88 $3.48 - $11.11 $2.31B 473M 3.51M $0.16

Rocket Lab Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 30-Sep-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019
EV 1,514,052 4,870,042
Revenue 186,712 62,237 35,160 48,000
EBITDA (63,384) (107,861) (45,423)
Net Income (95,540) (117,320) (55,005)
Total Assets 1,001,362 980,847 187,869
Total Debt 149,474 128,426 27,299
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Rocket Lab Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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Rocket Lab Cap Table

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Rocket Lab Comparisons

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Rocket Lab Competitors (27)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Virgin Orbit Holdings Formerly VC-backed Long Beach, CA 000 00000 000000000 00000
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0000000 00000 0000 Venture Capital-Backed Helensvale, Australia 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
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Rocket Lab Patents

Rocket Lab Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-11059609-B2 Satellite deployer with externally adjustable payload restraint Active 04-Aug-2017 0000000000
US-11066192-B2 Satellite deployer door with clutch bearing Active 04-Aug-2017 0000000000
US-11148830-B2 Satellite deployer with composite guide rail Active 04-Aug-2017 0000000000
US-20210163155-A1 Satellite deployer door release mechanism Pending 04-Aug-2017 0000000000
US-20210309393-A1 Satellite deployer door with clutch bearing Pending 04-Aug-2017 F16C29/005
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Rocket Lab Executive Team (12)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Peter Beck Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Adam Spice Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Chief Accounting Officer, Accounting
Mike Lynch Chief People Officer & Chief Culture Officer
Richard French Director, Business Development and Strategy, Space Systems
Shaun O'Donnell Executive Vice President, Global Operations
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Rocket Lab Board Members (10)

Name Representing Role Since
Alexander Slusky Self Board Member 000 0000
David Cowan Bessemer Venture Partners Board Member 000 0000
Jon Olson Self Board Member 000 0000
Matthew Ocko DCVC Board Member 000 0000
Merline Saintil Self Board Member 000 0000
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Rocket Lab 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 Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Rocket Lab Investments & Acquisitions (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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000000 000000 25-Aug-2021 0000000000 Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) 00000 000
Astrix Astronautics 20-Apr-2021 Seed Round 00000 Alternative Energy Equipment 00000 000
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Rocket Lab ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated August, 10, 2022

41.22 | Severe Risk

Risk Scale

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