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A. O. Smith Corporation is a water technology company that manufactures residential and commercial water heaters and boilers. It offers water heaters for residences, restaurants, hotels and motels, office buildings, laundries, car washes, and small businesses; residential and commercial boilers for use in space heating applications for hospitals, schools, hotels, and other large commercial buildings; as well as water treatment products.

TypePublic
Founded1874
HQMilwaukee, WI, US
Websiteaosmith.com
Employee Ratings3.6
Overall CultureD

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)15,100(-7%)
Job Openings111
Revenue (FY, 2020)$2.9 B(-3%)
Share Price (Apr 2021)$68.4
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at A.O. Smith

Daniel L. Kempken

Daniel L. Kempken

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development
Patricia K. Ackerman

Patricia K. Ackerman

Senior Vice President, Investor Relations, Treasurer, and Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
Ajita G. Rajendra

Ajita G. Rajendra

Executive Chairman
Kevin J. Wheeler

Kevin J. Wheeler

Chairman, President & CEO
Paul R. Dana

Paul R. Dana

Senior Vice President, Global Operations
Peter Martineau

Peter Martineau

Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
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A.O. Smith Office Locations

A.O. Smith has offices in Milwaukee, Fergus, Nanjing Shi, Bourges and in 4 other locations
Milwaukee, WI, US (HQ)
11270 W Park Pl
Fergus, CA
599 Hill St W
Nanjing Shi, CN
336 Yaoxin Ave, Qixia Qu
Bourges, FR
14 Allée Charles Pathé
Harohalli, IN
Plot No. 300, Phase - 2, KIADB Industrial Area
New Delhi, IN
Indra Prakash Building,Connaught Place, Barakhamba Rd, Barakhamba
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A.O. Smith Financials and Metrics

A.O. Smith Revenue

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A.O. Smith's revenue was reported to be $2.9 b in FY, 2020
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Revenue (FY, 2020)

2.9b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

1.1b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

38.3%

Net income (FY, 2020)

344.9m

Market capitalization (23-Apr-2021)

11.1b

Closing stock price (23-Apr-2021)

68.4

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

573.1m

EV

10.6b
A.O. Smith's current market capitalization is $11.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

2.7b3.0b3.2b3.0b2.9b

Revenue growth, %

6%12%6%(6%)

Cost of goods sold

1.6b1.8b1.9b1.8b1.8b

Gross profit

1.1b1.2b1.3b1.2b1.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

326.5m296.5m444.2m370.0m344.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

65.1m70.1m71.9m78.3m

Inventories

2.9m

Accounts Payable

85.6m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

73.5m160.6m243.8m87.7m180.1m273.8m98.8m213.3m317.9m89.3m191.4m278.7m51.7m119.5m224.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

16.2m32.1m48.7m16.9m34.3m51.9m17.9m35.4m53.2m20.2m38.4m58.1m20.1m60.7m

Cash From Operating Activities

26.5m155.1m263.6m(11.5m)73.2m150.2m43.2m173.2m289.2m21.6m143.7m280.0m54.1m179.3m330.4m

Purchases of PP&E

(12.8m)(24.8m)(36.7m)
USDQ1, 2016

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.8 x
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A.O. Smith Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Outlet Stores

6.5 k7.4 k7.5 k8.1 k

Manufacturing Facilities Owned (North America)

11121214

Manufacturing Facilities Leased (North America)

3323

Manufacturing Facilities Owned (Rest of World)

4344
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A.O. Smith Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Water-Right IncApril 08, 2019$107 m
HagueSeptember 05, 2017
Hague Quality WaterSeptember 05, 2017$44.5 m
Aquasana, Inc.August 08, 2016$87 m
Lochinvar, LLCJuly 19, 2011
A.O. Smith (Shanghai) Water Treatment Products Co.September 17, 2009
Applied Energy Recovery SystemsMay 15, 2009
American Water Heater CompanyMay 01, 2006$340 m
GSW, Inc.April 03, 2006
Yueyang Zhongmin Special Electrical Machinery Co. LtdNovember 08, 2005
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A.O. Smith Revenue Breakdown

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A.O. Smith revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 31.0% from Rest of World and 69.0% from North America

A.O. Smith Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

77/100

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A.O. Smith Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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A.O. Smith Online and Social Media Presence

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A.O. Smith Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    55/100

  • CEO Rating

    C+

    67/100

  • Compensation

    C

    61/100

  • Diversity

    F

    39/100

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A.O. Smith News and Updates

Is A.O. Smith Stock A Buy?

A.O. Smith, a manufacturer of water heating equipment and electric motors, saw its revenues fall 3% year-over-year (y-o-y) for the last four quarters. Despite this, AOS stock has gained 35% - moving from about $44 to $59 in the last 12 months. Investors seem to be pleased with its better-than...

A.O. Smith Stock Poised To Fall?

A.O. Smith, a manufacturer of water heating equipment and electric motors, saw its revenues fall 8% in the last four quarters. Despite this, AOS stock has gained 27% - moving from $45.39 to $57.67 in the last 12 months. In fact, the company’s stock is currently 30% higher than its pre-Covid peak...

Why Has A.O. Smith Stock Rallied And What To Expect From The Company?

A.O. Smith (NYSE: AOS), a maker of water heaters and boilers, saw its stock price rally by close to 15% over the last month. While the stock has seen significant volatility this year, on account of the headwinds in the Chinese business and higher steel prices, there have been some positive trends...

Hagens Berman Alerts A.O. Smith (AOS) Investors to New Securities Fraud Class Action, Investors Who Suffered $200,000+ Losses Should Contact the Firm

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP alerts investors in A.O. Smith Corporation (NYSE: AOS) to the recently filed securities class action, City of Birmingham Retirement and Relief System v. A.O. Smith Corporation et al., No. 2:19-cv-01198, pending...

ROSEN, A GLOBALLY RECOGNIZED LAW FIRM, Reminds A.O. Smith Corporation Investors of Important July 29th Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Securities Class Action Lawsuit - AOS

NEW YORK, July 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of A.O. Smith Corporation (NYSE: AOS) from July 26, 2016 through May 16, 2019, inclusive (the "Class Period") of the important July 29, 2019 lead plaintiff...

AO Smith Shareholder Alert: Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against A.O. Smith Corporation (AOS)

BOSTON, June 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thornton Law Firm LLP and F.D. Azar & Associates are investigating a securities class action lawsuit filed against A.O. Smith Corporation (NYSE: AOS) on behalf of AOS shareholders. AO Smith investors who have purchased at least 500 shares of AOS stock ...
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A.O. Smith Blogs

A. O. Smith to Hold First Quarter Conference Call on April 29

MILWAUKEE , April 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE: AOS) will release its first quarter 2021 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, April 29 , and has scheduled an investor conference call to follow at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time) .      First Quarter

A. O. Smith Corporation Publishes 2020 Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability Report

Details conservation efforts, greenhouse gas emissions reduction goal and more MILWAUKEE , Jan. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  A. O. Smith Corporation  (NYSE: AOS) today announced the release of its 2020 Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability Report , which documents the company's environmental,

A. O. Smith reports third quarter earnings of $0.65 per share and upgrades full year 2020 earnings guidance

MILWAUKEE , Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global water technology company A. O. Smith Corporation (the "Company") (NYSE-AOS) today announced third quarter net earnings of $105.4 million or $0.65 per share, on third quarter sales of $760.0 million . Sales were four percent higher than sales of

A.O. Smith Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was A.O. Smith founded?

    A.O. Smith was founded in 1874.

  • Who are A.O. Smith key executives?

    A.O. Smith's key executives are Daniel L. Kempken, Patricia K. Ackerman and Ajita G. Rajendra.

  • How many employees does A.O. Smith have?

    A.O. Smith has 15,100 employees.

  • What is A.O. Smith revenue?

    Latest A.O. Smith annual revenue is $2.9 b.

  • What is A.O. Smith revenue per employee?

    Latest A.O. Smith revenue per employee is $191.7 k.

  • Who are A.O. Smith competitors?

    Competitors of A.O. Smith include Watsco, Comfort Systems USA and Watts Water Technologies.

  • Where is A.O. Smith headquarters?

    A.O. Smith headquarters is located at 11270 W Park Pl, Milwaukee.

  • Where are A.O. Smith offices?

    A.O. Smith has offices in Milwaukee, Fergus, Nanjing Shi, Bourges and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does A.O. Smith have?

    A.O. Smith has 9 offices.