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Dolby Laboratories Profitability Rank

: 7 (As of Jun. 2021)
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Dolby Laboratories has the Profitability Rank of 7.

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %
2. Piotroski F-Score
3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
4. Consistency of the profitability
5. Predictability Rank

Dolby Laboratories's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was 19.61%. As of today, Dolby Laboratories's Piotroski F-Score is 7.


Competitive Comparison

For the Information Technology Services industry, Dolby Laboratories's Profitability Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and Profitability Rank data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Dolby Laboratories Profitability Rank Distribution

For the Information Technology Services industry and Technology sector, Dolby Laboratories's Profitability Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Dolby Laboratories's Profitability Rank falls into.



Dolby Laboratories Profitability Rank Calculation

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Dolby Laboratories has the Profitability Rank of 7.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability Rank is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %

Operating Margin % - also known as operating income margin, operating profit margin and return on sales (ROS) - is the ratio of Operating Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

Dolby Laboratories's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as:

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (Q: Jun. 2021 ) / Revenue (Q: Jun. 2021 )
=56.231 / 286.799
=19.61 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

2. Piotroski F-Score

Good Sign:

Piotroski F-Score is 7, indicating very healthy situation.

The zones of discrimination were as such:

Good or high score = 8 or 9
Bad or low score = 0 or 1

Dolby Laboratories has an F-score of 7. It is a good or high score, which usually indicates a very healthy situation.

3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.

Warning Sign:

Dolby Laboratories Inc operating margin has been in 5-year decline. The average rate of decline per year is -2.6%.

4. Consistency of the profitability

5. Predictability Rank


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Dolby Laboratories Business Description

Dolby Laboratories logo
Industry
Technology » Software NAICS : 541511 SIC : 7371
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
1275 Market Street, San Francisco, CA, USA, 94103-1410
Dolby Laboratories Inc develops audio and surround sound for cinema, broadcast, home audio systems, in-car entertainment systems, DVD players, games, televisions, and personal computers. The company generates three fourths of its revenue from licensing its technology to consumer electronics manufacturers around the world. The rest of revenue comes from equipment sales to professional producers and audio engineering services.
Executives
Forshay Steven E officer: SVP, Advanced Technology Group 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Dolby Dagmar 10 percent owner C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Dagmar Dolby Trust Under Dolby Family Trust Instrument Dated May 7, 1999 10 percent owner 2515 SCOTT STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94115
Baker Giles officer: SVP, Consumer Entertainment 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Nicholson Ryan officer: VP, Corporate Controller C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Chew Lewis officer: EVP & Chief Financial Officer DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Yeaman Kevin J director, officer: President and CEO C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Pendleton Todd officer: SVP, Chief Marketing Officer 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Sherman Mark Andrew officer: EVP, GEN. COUN. & SECRTY DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Tevanian Avadis director APPLE COMPUTER INC 1 INFINITE LOOP CUPERTINO CA 95014
Sud Anjali director C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Segars Simon director C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Dolby David director, 10 percent owner C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 100 POTRERO AVENUE SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Jasper N William Jr director C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
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