December 26, 2014 1:58 PM ET

Internet Software and Services

Company Overview of LinkedIn Corporation

Company Overview

LinkedIn Corporation operates an online professional network. The company, through its proprietary platform, allows members to create, manage, and share their professional identity online; build and engage with their professional networks; access shared knowledge and insights; and find business opportunities. It also offers LinkedIn mobile applications across various platforms and languages, such as iOS for iPhone and iPad, Android, Blackberry, Nokia Asha, and Windows Mobile; a public Website that allows developers to integrate its content and services into their applications; and a set of embeddable widgets to allow Web developers to include content from the company’s network into their Web...

2029 Stierlin Court

Mountain View, CA 94043

United States

Founded in 2002

5,045 Employees

Phone:

650-687-3600

Key Executives for LinkedIn Corporation

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 44
Total Annual Compensation: $583.8K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 45
Total Annual Compensation: $417.5K
Senior Vice President of Engineering and Operations
Age: 42
Total Annual Compensation: $403.8K
Senior Vice President of Global Solutions
Age: 40
Total Annual Compensation: $403.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

LinkedIn Corporation Key Developments

LinkedIn Corporation Presents at Credit Suisse 18th Annual Technology Conference, Dec-01-2014

LinkedIn Corporation Presents at Credit Suisse 18th Annual Technology Conference, Dec-01-2014 . Venue: The Phoenician, 6000 East Camelback Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, United States. Speakers: Kristin Altorfer, Sr. Manager IE, Matt Sonefeldt, Head of IE Matt Danziger, Sr. Manager IE.

Linkedin to Invest More in Dubai

LinkedIn is investing more in Dubai as the regional headquarters for the Middle East and North Africa is continuing to attract the high percentage of talent inflow. LinkedIn opened its Dubai office in October 2012 at Dubai Internet City. But he did not disclose how much LinkedIn is going to invest. The company is moving to a new location as the number of staff is increasing. It now has 50 staff at its Dubai office compared to a handful last year.

LinkedIn Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year of 2014

LinkedIn Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. Net revenue for the third quarter was $568 million, an increase of 45% compared to $393 million in the third quarter of 2013. Net loss attributable to common stockholders for the third quarter was $4.3 million compared to net loss of $3.4 million for the third quarter of 2013. Non-GAAP net income for the third quarter was $66 million compared to $47 million for the third quarter of 2013. Adjusted EBITDA for the third quarter was $151 million, or 27% of revenue compared to $93 million for the third quarter of 2013, or 24% of revenue. GAAP diluted EPS for the third quarter was $0.03 compared to GAAP diluted EPS of $0.03 for the third quarter 2013; non-GAAP diluted EPS for the third quarter was $0.52, compared to non-GAAP diluted EPS of $0.39 for the third quarter of 2013. Income from operations was $8.603 million against $4.636 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $8.755 million against $4.792 million a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $181.226 million against $126.026 million a year ago. Purchases of property and equipment were $120.721 million against $83.158 million a year ago. Payments for intangible assets and acquisitions, net of cash acquired were $160.894 million against $8.756 million a year ago. LinkedIn is providing guidance for the fourth quarter and full year of 2014. For the fourth quarter, revenue is expected to range between $600 million and $605 million. Adjusted EBITDA is expected to range between $153 million and $155 million. Non-GAAP EPS is expected to be approximately $0.49. The company expects depreciation of approximately $59 million, amortization of approximately $12 million, stock-based compensation of approximately $96 million, and 127 million fully-diluted weighted shares. For the full year 2014, revenue is expected to range between $2.175 billion and $2.180 billion. Adjusted EBITDA is expected to range between $566 and $568 million. Non-GAAP EPS is expected to be approximately $1.89. The company expects depreciation of approximately $203 million, amortization of approximately $34 million, stock-based compensation of approximately $321 million, and 126 million fully-diluted weighted shares.

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