Hikvision's Huge IPO Examined

Author: John Honovich, Published on May 27, 2010

This note examines the financial details and competitive contrast of Hikvision's May 2010 IPO. This is an extremely large and noteworthy IPO for the video surveillance space.

The Shenzhen Stock Exchange reports Hikvision's 2009 revenue as $310 Million USD and net profits of over $100 Million USD. Annual revenue is similar to Axis. Profit, if correct, would be significantly higher.

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