Workday

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    Workday is still a mite by business software standards: It rang up just $2.8 billion in 2018 revenue. But as a pioneer in all-digital sales of programs for managing HR and other core corporate functions, it punches well above its weight. It grows its top line at a three-year average rate of 35% and sports a $40 billion valuation. Investors are betting that by serving big companies, Workday will become one.

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    Company Information

    Overall Score41
    SectorInformation Technology
    IndustrySoftware
    CEOAneel Bhusri
    Websitewww.workday.com
    HQ LocationPleasanton, Calif.
    CountryU.S.
    Revenues ($M) (Past 12 Months)$3,245
    Profits ($M) (Past 12 Months)$-495
    Market Value as of Oct. 9, 2019 ($M)$39,510
    Employees10,500