3M operates as a diversified technology company, manufacturing numerous products, including adhesives, abrasives, laminates, passive fire protection, dental and orthodontic products, electronic materials, medical products, car-care products, electronic circuits and optical films. The Company operates in the industrial and transportation, health care, safety, security and protection services, consumer and office, display and graphics, electro and communications businesses. Its industrial and transportation business serves a range of markets, such as appliance, paper and packaging, food and beverage, electronics, automotive original equipment manufacturer and automotive aftermarket.

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TypePublic
HQSt. Paul, US
Founded1902
Size (employees)91,000 (est)
Website3m.com
3M Company was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in St. Paul, US
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Key People/Management at 3M Company

Inge Thulin

Inge Thulin

Executive Chairman of the Board
Michael Roman

Michael Roman

CEO
Nicholas Gangestad

Nicholas Gangestad

Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Frank Little

Frank Little

EVP
James Bauman

James Bauman

EVP
Hak Shin

Hak Shin

EVP
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3M Company Office Locations

3M Company has offices in St. Paul, Albuquerque, Alexandria, Amargosa Valley and in 163 other locations
St. Paul, US (HQ)
3M Center
Albany, US
22 Corporate Woods Blvd
Atlanta, US
3700 Atlanta Industrial Pkwy NW
Brentwood, US
5115 Maryland Way
Charlotte, US
13840 S Lakes Dr
Chelmsford, US
279 Billerica Rd
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3M Company Financials and Metrics

3M Company Revenue

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3M Company's revenue was reported to be $31.66 b in FY, 2017 which is a 5.1% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2018)

8.2b

Gross profit (Q3, 2018)

4.0b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2018), %

49%

Net income (Q3, 2018)

1.5b

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

2.0b

Market capitalization (14-Dec-2018)

114.2b

Closing stock price (14-Dec-2018)

196.1

Cash (30-Sep-2018)

3.2b

EV

125.8b
3M Company's current market capitalization is $114.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

30.9b31.8b30.3b30.1b31.7b

Revenue growth, %

3%(5%)(1%)5%

Cost of goods sold

16.1b16.4b15.4b15.0b16.0b

Gross profit

14.8b15.4b14.9b15.1b15.7b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

7.9b7.8b8.1b8.1b7.6b7.7b7.7b7.4b7.7b7.7b7.7b7.8b168.2b8.3b8.4b8.2b

Cost of goods sold

4.1b4.0b4.2b4.2b3.8b3.9b3.9b3.7b3.8b3.8b3.9b4.0b4.0b4.2b4.2b4.2b

Gross profit

3.8b3.8b4.0b3.9b3.8b3.8b3.8b3.7b3.9b3.9b3.8b3.8b164.1b4.0b4.2b4.0b

Gross profit Margin, %

48%49%49%48%50%50%50%50%50%50%50%49%98%49%50%49%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

2.6b1.9b1.8b2.4b3.1b

Inventories

3.4b4.0b

Current Assets

12.7b11.8b11.0b11.7b14.3b

PP&E

8.7b8.5b8.5b8.5b8.9b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

2.3b2.0b2.1b1.9b1.8b3.0b1.6b1.3b1.7b2.3b2.2b2.7b2.8b3.5b2.8b3.2b

Inventories

3.9b4.0b4.1b3.9b3.7b3.8b3.7b3.6b3.6b3.6b3.6b3.8b4.0b4.3b4.2b4.4b

Current Assets

13.3b12.8b13.2b12.7b12.5b13.4b11.6b10.9b11.4b12.2b11.9b12.6b13.7b14.8b13.9b14.4b

PP&E

8.4b8.6b8.7b8.5b8.3b8.4b8.5b8.6b8.6b8.7b8.6b8.6b8.7b8.9b8.6b8.6b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

4.7b5.0b4.8b5.1b4.9b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.5b1.5b

Inventories

(86.0m)(113.0m)3.0m57.0m(387.0m)

Accounts Payable

16.0m75.0m9.0m148.0m24.0m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

3.6b1.2b2.5b3.8b1.2b2.5b3.8b1.3b2.6b3.9b1.3b2.9b4.3b606.0m2.5b4.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.0b350.0m708.0m1.1b339.0m683.0m1.0b356.0m722.0m1.1b438.0m818.0m1.2b382.0m762.0m1.1b

Inventories

(155.0m)(131.0m)(242.0m)(232.0m)(131.0m)(269.0m)(139.0m)(37.0m)(42.0m)(15.0m)(149.0m)(347.0m)(436.0m)(209.0m)(337.0m)(562.0m)

Accounts Payable

(26.0m)84.0m57.0m55.0m56.0m(34.0m)(112.0m)(116.0m)(57.0m)(107.0m)(124.0m)(60.0m)(25.0m)(88.0m)(12.0m)148.0m
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

62.4 x

EV/CFO

30.1 x

Debt/Equity

1.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

3.6 x
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3M Company Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Capital SafetyJune 23, 2015$2.50 b
Ivera MedicalFebruary 19, 2015
Treo SolutionsFebruary 21, 2014
CodeRyteApril 10, 2012
CeradyneJanuary 23, 2012
Hybrivet SystemsFebruary 17, 2011
AttentiAugust 31, 2010$230 m
Cogent SystemsAugust 30, 2010$943 m
PowelApril 24, 2007

3M Company Revenue Breakdown

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3M Company revenue breakdown by business segment: 33.4% from Industrial, 14.1% from Consumer, 15.8% from Electronics and Energy, 17.8% from Health Care, 18.8% from Safety and Graphics and 0.0% from Other

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3M Company Online and Social Media Presence

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3M Company News and Updates

Electronic Adhesives 2018 Global Market Key Players - Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, H.B. Fuller, 3M Company, Permabond Engineering Adhesives, Masterbond, Creative Materials Inc., Panacol-Elosol GmbH......

Electronic Adhesives – Global Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2025 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Quantum Dot Display 2018 Global Market Key Players – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (South Korea), LG Display Co., Ltd. (South Korea), Sony Corporation (Japan), 3M Company (U.S.), Sharp Corporation – Analysis and Forecast to 2023

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Quantum Dot Display Market Analysis & Forecast 2017 To 2023” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Fluoropolymers Market is Growing Exponentially Know Top Leading Key Players E.I. Dupont DE Nemours & Company, Gujarat Fluorochemicals Ltd. (GFL), Honeywell International Inc., Daikin Industries Limited, Solvay SA, 3M Company, Asahi Glass Co. Ltd., Kureha

Fluoropolymers are polymers characterized by numerous strong carbon-fluorine bonds. Owing to the unique attributes such as mechanical, chemical resistant and electrical insulation, fluoropolymers are considered as highly durable protective coatings in various applications such as architectural coati…

Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC) Market 2018 Global Analysis By Key Players – 3M Company, Applied Thin Films, COI Ceramics, SGL Carbon Company, Ube Industries

WiseGuyReports.Com Publish a New Market Research Report On –“ Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC) Market 2018 Global Analysis By Key Players – 3M Company, Applied Thin Films, COI Ceramics, SGL Carbon Company, Ube Industries”. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Rubber Bonded Abrasive Global Market Top Key Players – 3M Company (U.S.) , Tyrolit Group (Austria) , PFERD INC (Germany) , Y.IKEMURA Co. LTD. (Japan) , Abrasivos Manhattan SA (Spain) , PACER Industries Inc. (U.S.) and Forecast to 2023

Wiseguyreports.Com Added New Market Research Report On -“Rubber Bonded Abrasive Market 2018 Key Players, Applications and Future Demand Forecast to 2023 ”. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Dental Implants Global Market 2018: Key Players – 3M Company, Bicon Llc., Biohorizons Iph, Dentsply Sirona, Neoss Internationalwdxefcqufszuzezftuxetqsqxt

Dental Implants -Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities and Analysis Of Top Key Player Forecast To 2023 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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3M Company Blogs

3M is One of the Top 50 Most Just Companies in the U.S.

Forbes and JUST Capital came out with their list of America’s Most Just Companies in 2018, and 3M moved up 26 spots from last year, to land at number 26 overall and second in the Industrial Goods sector. Language: English …

From academic pre-season to post-doc degrees: 3M invests $2.4M to support the STEM pipeline

Group of 3Mers in front of the 3M career fair booth at SWE 2018Thousands of female professionals, students of all ages and educators from across the U.S. convened in Minneapolis, Minn., at the largest gathering for women in engineering and technology – the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Annual Con…

From Academic Pre-season to Post-doc Degrees: 3M Invests $2.4M to Support the STEM Pipeline

Group of 3Mers in front of the 3M career fair booth at SWE 2018Thousands of female professionals, students of all ages and educators from across the U.S. convened in Minneapolis, Minn., at the largest gathering for women in engineering and technology – the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Annual Co…

3M Announces Formal Requirement at COP24 for All New Products to Include Sustainability Value

Dateline City: ST. PAUL, Minn. & KATOWICE, Poland Global Company Commits to Build Sustainability into 100 percent of New Products, Impacting Customers, Operations, Supply Chains …

3M to Embed Sustainability into Every New Product

3M Stories 3M launches approximately 1,000 new products each year, and, starting in 2019, 100 percent of them will have Sustainability built in: Every new product will be required to have a Sustainability Value Commitment that demonstrates how…

3M Joins the United Nations in Recognizing the International Day of Persons with Disabilities

On Dec. 3, designated as International Day of Persons with Disabilities, 3M celebrates the United Nations’ call to “leave no one behind” and supports their belief that people with disabilities should be able to enjoy the same rights and fundamental freedoms as anyone else. Language: …
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3M Company Company Life and Culture

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3M Company Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was 3M Company founded?

    3M Company was founded in 1902.

  • Who are 3M Company key executives?

    3M Company's key executives are Inge Thulin, Michael Roman and Nicholas Gangestad.

  • How many employees does 3M Company have?

    3M Company has 91,000 employees.

  • What is 3M Company revenue?

    Latest 3M Company annual revenue is $31.7 b.

  • What is 3M Company revenue per employee?

    Latest 3M Company revenue per employee is $347.9 k.

  • Who are 3M Company competitors?

    Competitors of 3M Company include Chembar, Autoliv and PPG Industries.

  • Where is 3M Company headquarters?

    3M Company headquarters is located at 3M Center, St. Paul.

  • Where are 3M Company offices?

    3M Company has offices in St. Paul, Albuquerque, Alexandria, Amargosa Valley and in 163 other locations.

  • How many offices does 3M Company have?

    3M Company has 168 offices.