David Hernandez
Long/short equity, medium-term horizon, growth at reasonable price, ETF investing

Tableau A Great Business Intelligence Company But Pricey

Tableau (NYSE:DATA) is a Business Intelligence software provider. They offer a small but powerful set of data discovery tools which help businesses quickly analyze large data sets. Over the last several years, Tableau has been rapidly expanding their operations. The company has expanded their office space domestically and internationally by opening an office in Austin Texas and Germany. Along with the physical expansion, Tableau's employee headcount has grown 63% y/y from 830 to 1360 in 2014. The company has expanded their potential market by releasing their software solutions in India. Tableau's recent expansion has been driven by the company's stellar financial performance.

Tableau's revenue has risen over 580% from $34.2 million in 2010 to $232.4 million in 2013....

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