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Arlo IPO Filing Reveals Key Financial and Competitive Details

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Arlo is going to IPO at a projected valuation greater than Axis. Now, Arlo has released their 175-page Form S1 Registration Statement for its IPO. Inside this report, we share our results from examining this filling, including: What Arlo's 20...

By IPVM Team - 5 months ago

ASIS GSX Show Struggling Getting Exhibitors

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The show formerly known as ASIS, now GSX, is less than 3 months away. And it is struggling to get exhibitors to go back to Las Vegas, just months after ISC West, in a show with far lower attendance. In this note, we examine the most notable ab...

By John Honovich - 6 months ago

ADT Stock Drops 50% Since IPO

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It has been a brutal 4 months for ADT. They first expected to IPO at ~$18. They IPOed at $14, dropping immediately to $12.39 And now, not even 4 months later, the stock is at just $7 per share. Big picture, they went from an expected market v...

By John Honovich - 7 months ago

Milestone 2017 Financials Examined

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For ISC West 2018, Milestone released ... their financials, touting "strong revenue growth in 2017". However, there were discrepancies with the 2016 report and the announcement only had a summary. Inside, based on speaking with Milestone and ob...

By John Honovich - 8 months ago

US / China Tariffs March 2018

On March 22, 2018, the US issued a Presidential Memorandum on the Actions by the United States Related to the Section 301 Investigation, with 3 directives: A consideration to increase tariffs on goods from the PRC (China) Pursue dispute sett...

By John Honovich - 9 months ago

Arlo, Bigger Than Avigilon, More Valuable Than Axis

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Arlo, the wireless IP camera offering that Netgear bought ~5 years ago for a few tens of millions is now doing more revenue than Avigilon and likely will get a higher market valuation than Axis' $3+ billion USD. Sounds crazy to those in the pro...

By John Honovich - 10 months ago

Imperial Capital Security Investor Conference Review

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Investment bank Imperial Capital holds an annual Security Investor Conference where 60+ companies present, including this year: IPVM bought a ticket and attended the 2017 event. In this note, we review the key themes of the event, what investo...

By Brian Karas - about 1 year ago

ADI To Be Spun Out of Honeywell

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Honeywell has announced it will spin off ADI and its Home products division into a new public company. This is a big move for the mega-security distributor ADI, whose power at promoting products is a significant industry force. In this note, we ...

By John Honovich - about 1 year ago

FLIR Security Business Struggling

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FLIR's security division is an ambitious mix of FLIR's core thermal business plus multiple acquisitions, including of retail / consumer offering Lorex, enterprise DVTel and camera startup ISD. Right now, it is struggling. In this note, we examin...

By Brian Karas - over 1 year ago

Anixter - Falling Video Prices

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Falling video prices are such a concern that it has become a notable topic for Anixter's financial results and Anixter's executives. In this note, we examine Anixter's executives comments and what this means for the video surveillance market.

By John Honovich - over 1 year ago

Hikvision Stock Surges - Doubling In Past Year

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Hikvision's stock, on the China Shenzhen stock exchange, has more than doubled in the past year, vaulting the company's worth to an astounding (for the video surveillance industry) $44 billion USD (~300 billion RMB). Inside this note, we examine ...

By John Honovich - over 1 year ago

Manufacturer Revenue / Financials Directory

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This report contains data on the revenue of 32 security manufacturers, trend analysis of whether they are gaining or losing ground and commentary on each included.  The following chart previews the data in this report: Revenue data can be used...

By IPVM Team - over 1 year ago

Avigilon Shifts Strategy To Maximizing Profitability (Q4 2016 Results)

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Avigilon had previously been known for big spending, hiring a large sales force and throwing lavish partner parties at tradeshows like ISC West. Now, the company says they are going to focus on profitability first. In this report we analyze Avigi...

By Brian Karas - almost 2 years ago

FLIR Security Revenue Reviewed

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With acquisitions of Lorex, DVTel and ISD, adding to their core thermal offerings, FLIR has been building up its presence in the security / video surveillance market. In this report, we examine FLIR's security revenue, their financial trends over...

By Brian Karas - about 2 years ago

Avigilon CEO Aims For $3 Billion

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Despite Avigilon's stock price collapse, management turnover, decelerating growth and net losses, Avigilon CEO shows that he is optimistic as ever. In this report, we examine Avigilon's CEO outlook and why the focus on top line revenue growth has...

By John Honovich - about 2 years ago

Avigilon Stock Plunges On Bad Financials (Q2 2016)

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Avigilon's stock went down 25% the day after it announced earnings. The stock had already been down by more than 60% from its peak. The market is very unhappy with Avigilon's performance, and it has to do squarely with Avigilon's quiet slashing ...

By John Honovich - over 2 years ago

Hikvision's Largest European Distributor Making Huge Profits

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No money to be made in distribution? The race to the bottom is destroying profits? Well, not for Hikvision's largest European distributor, DVS.  In this report, we review their financials, contrasting them to Tri-Ed, Ingram and Norbain to show ...

By John Honovich - over 2 years ago

Dahua's 'Profits' Investigated

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Dahua's profits are up 100%+, defying common sense and industry trends. We hired a China economics expert to investigate the source of those profits to better understand what is truly driving the world's second largest video surveillance manufact...

By John Honovich - over 2 years ago

Hikvision First Western Acquisition - Alarm Manufacturer Pyronix

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Hikvision has $1.5 billion, at least, to spend internationally. Now, they have done their first Western acquisition, acquiring UK alarm manufacturer Pyronix. In this note, we review Pyronix's financials, their market position and the potential i...

By John Honovich - over 2 years ago

Pelco - A Decade of Decline

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Pelco's 2007 acquisition for $1.5 billion USD remains one of the largest video surveillance deals ever, even including the industry's recent wave of buyouts. But the deal, nearly a decade later, has not worked out well. Now, Pelco has a new CEO ...

By John Honovich - over 2 years ago

Hikvision Growth Rate and Profits Falling Faster Q1 2016

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Just a year ago, Hikvision was an unstoppable force, growing at an astounding 60% rate. Now, after a weak Q4 2015, Q1 2016 was even worse. In this note, we examine Hikvision's financials, looking at what is driving this.

By John Honovich - over 2 years ago

Avigilon Announces Solid Financials to End 2015

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2015 was brutal for Avigilon. Most of the management team was ousted or quit, culminated by the 'retirement' of their leader / COO. The stock price, sales growth and profits all declined. But the end of 2015 provides hope for Avigilon. In this n...

By John Honovich - almost 3 years ago

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