Aerojet Rocketdyne

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings (formerly known as GenCorp) is an aerospace and defense company providing propulsion and energetics to space, missile defense, strategic systems, tactical missile, and armaments customers. It operates in two segments: Aerospace and Defense and Real Estate. The Aerospace and Defense segment designs, develops, and manufactures propulsion and power systems for space applications including electric and chemical propulsion such as liquid-propellant engines and solid rocket motors required for launch vehicles and in-space applications supporting defense, civil and commercially based missions. The Real Estate segment includes the activities of Easton Development Company, its wholly-owned subsidiary related to the re-zoning, entitlement, sale, and leasing of real estate assets.
TypePublic
Founded1915
HQEl Segundo, CA, US
Websiteaerojetrocketdyne.com
Employee Ratings2.9

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)5,000
Job Openings444
Revenue (FY, 2021)$2.2 B(+6%)
Share Price (May 2022)$38.9
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Aerojet Rocketdyne

Eileen P. Drake

Eileen P. Drake

CEO & President, Director
Dan Boehle

Dan Boehle

Chief Financial Officer
Andreas Wagner

Andreas Wagner

Chief Human Resources Officer
Tyler Evans

Tyler Evans

Senior Vice President, Defense Business Unit
Greg Jones

Greg Jones

Senior Vice President, Strategy & Business Development
Jim Maser

Jim Maser

Senior Vice President, Space Business Unit
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Aerojet Rocketdyne Office Locations

Aerojet Rocketdyne has offices in El Segundo, Arlington, Camden, Carlstadt and in 12 other locations
El Segundo, CA, US (HQ)
222 North Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 500
Arlington, VA, US
1300 Wilson Blvd
Camden, AR, US
14160 W Ar 274 Hwy
Camden, AR, US
14160 W Ar 274 Hwy
Camden, AR, US
P. O. Box 1036
Carlstadt, NJ, US
875 Washington Ave
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Aerojet Rocketdyne Financials and Metrics

Aerojet Rocketdyne Revenue

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Aerojet Rocketdyne's revenue was reported to be $2.19 b in FY, 2021
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2022)

511.1m

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

85.6m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2022), %

16.7%

Net income (Q1, 2022)

27.8m

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

42.7m

Market capitalization (12-May-2022)

3.1b

Closing stock price (12-May-2022)

38.9

Cash (31-Mar-2022)

610.9m

EV

3.0b
Aerojet Rocketdyne's current market capitalization is $3.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

1.9b2.0b2.1b2.2b

Revenue growth, %

1%5%5%

Cost of goods sold

1.5b1.6b1.7b1.8b

Gross profit

346.5m367.9m371.4m387.9m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

491.7m485.0m481.8m476.1m512.4m527.7m496.1m556.9m545.3m511.1m

Cost of goods sold

397.6m379.6m392.9m394.9m415.2m441.6m418.0m446.1m446.5m425.5m

Gross profit

94.1m105.4m88.9m81.2m97.2m86.1m78.1m110.8m98.8m85.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

19%22%18%17%19%16%16%20%18%17%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

932.6m1.1b700.4m

Accounts Receivable

112.5m75.6m60.6m

Current Assets

1.4b1.7b1.2b

PP&E

409.9m423.1m421.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Cash

902.6m1.0b1.0b503.7m571.3m624.9m610.9m

Accounts Receivable

151.7m80.4m182.4m206.3m167.1m85.2m143.4m

Current Assets

1.5b1.5b1.6b1.1b1.2b1.2b1.2b

PP&E

403.2m401.5m403.8m416.0m414.0m409.5m413.3m
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

141.0m137.7m143.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

74.5m65.3m61.4m

Accounts Payable

20.3m(36.8m)24.3m

Cash From Operating Activities

261.2m363.8m199.6m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

31.4m70.6m102.3m18.1m63.1m105.7m27.8m

Depreciation and Amortization

17.2m34.6m49.7m15.2m30.9m44.4m14.4m

Accounts Payable

(3.3m)(47.5m)(33.6m)(27.4m)(900.0k)(2.8m)(19.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(17.1m)127.6m138.6m(69.4m)20.2m95.4m(75.0m)
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

378.9k
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Aerojet Rocketdyne Operating Metrics

Aerojet Rocketdyne's Backlog was reported to be $7b in Q3, 2021.
FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Backlog

$4.1 b$3.8 b$4.6 b$4.5 b$5.4 b$5.2 b$6.8 b$6.7 b$6.7 b$6.3 b$6.7 b$7 b

Backlog Funded

$1.9 b$1.8 b$2.1 b$2.1 b$2.1 b$3.3 b$3.2 b$3.1 b$3 b$3 b$3 b$3.2 b

Backlog Unfunded

$2.2 b$2 b$2.5 b$2.4 b$3.3 b$1.9 b$3.6 b$3.6 b$3.7 b$3.3 b$3.7 b$3.8 b

Facilities

131013

Aerojet Rocketdyne Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Aerojet International, Inc.
Aerojet Ordnance Tennessee, Inc.
Aerojet Rocketdyne Coleman Aerospace, Inc.
Aerojet Rocketdyne, Inc.
Aerojet Rocketdyne of DE, Inc.
Arde-Barinco, Inc.
Arde, Inc.
Chemical Construction Corporation
Cordova Chemical Company
Cordova Chemical Company of Michigan
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Aerojet Rocketdyne Revenue Breakdown

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Aerojet Rocketdyne revenue breakdown by business segment: 99.6% from Aerospace and Defense and 0.4% from Other

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

93/100

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Online and Social Media Presence

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Aerojet Rocketdyne News and Updates

Aerojet Rocketdyne Executive Chairman Warren Lichtenstein Announces Commitment to Hold Annual Meeting on July 12th

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AJRD) (“Aerojet Rocketdyne” or the “Company”) Executive Chairman Warren Lichtenstein, who, collectively with his affiliates and the participants in his solicitation, owns approximately 5.2% of the Company's outstanding shares, today announced his firm commitm…

Committee For Aerojet Rocketdyne Shareholders and Value Maximization Releases Presentation Detailing the Urgent Need for a Special Meeting of Shareholders

-Highlights the Tactics that the Lichtenstein / Steel Partners Group Have Used to Delay the 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders -Urges Shareholders to Sign the WHITE Consent Card to Support Call for a Special Meeting EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Eileen Drake (the CEO...

Committee For Aerojet Rocketdyne Shareholders and Value Maximization Announces Warren Lichtenstein's About Face Commitment Not to Acquire Shares Before Annual Meeting Record Date

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Eileen Drake (the CEO of Aerojet Rocketdyne (NYSE: AJRD)) and Gen. Kevin Chilton (Ret.), Thomas Corcoran and Gen. Lance Lord (Ret.) (three of its Independent Directors) today issued the following statement: "On April 5, 2022, Mr....

Aerojet Rocketdyne Joins Lockheed Team for DARPA OpFires Missile Program

Lockheed Martin has tapped Aerojet Rocketdyne to provide its missiles and fire control business with a second stage booster that will be used to power a hypersonic weapon system being developed for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.

Aerojet Rocketdyne Cybersecurity Trial and Settlement

On April 26, 2022, the groundbreaking case United States ex rel. Markus v. Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. proceeded to trial in the Eastern District of California. This first-of-its-kind case—wherein a qui tam relator attempted to hold his former employer accountable using the False Claims Act fo…

Aerojet Rocketdyne Selected by Lockheed Martin to Power DARPA OpFires Missile

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., May 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aerojet Rocketdyne has been selected by Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control to build an advanced solid rocket motor booster for the second stage of a U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) hypersonic weapon system, known as O…
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Aerojet Rocketdyne Blogs

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. Reports 2022 First Quarter Results

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AJRD) (the “Company”) today reported results for the three months ended March 31, 2022. Financial Overview   Three months ended March 31,     2022       2021     (In millions, except percentage and per

Aerojet Rocketdyne’s Advanced Scramjet Engine Powers Successful Hypersonic Vehicle Flight

Aerojet Rocketdyne’s Advanced Scramjet Engine Powers Successful Hypersonic Vehicle Flight Content Import Wed, 04/06/2022 - 13:23 Aerojet Rocketdyne’s Advanced Scramjet Engine Powers Successful Hypersonic Vehicle Flight Apr 06,2022 This release is a backfill fr…

Aerojet Rocketdyne CEO Eileen Drake Named THE MUSES 2022 Woman of the Year

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 31, 2022 – THE MUSES of the California Science Center Foundation named Aerojet Rocketdyne CEO and President Eileen P. Drake the 2022 Woman of the Year. The award recognizes women who have made outstanding contributions in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mat…

Aerojet Rocketdyne Recognized as America's Most Trusted Aerospace & Defense Company

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 29, 2022 – Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AJRD), has been recognized as the number one most trusted aerospace and defense company in America by Newsweek. This prestigious award from Newsweek and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry rank…

Aerojet Rocketdyne Recognized as America’s Most Trusted Aerospace & Defense Company

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AJRD), has been recognized as the number one most trusted aerospace and defense company in America by Newsweek . This prestigious award from Newsweek and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics

Aerojet Rocketdyne Positioned to Continue Driving Growth, Profitability and Value Creation

Aerojet Rocketdyne Positioned to Continue Driving Growth, Profitability and Value Creation Content Import Sun, 02/13/2022 - 18:43 Aerojet Rocketdyne Positioned to Continue Driving Growth, Profitability and Value Creation Feb 13,2022 This release is a backfill …
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Aerojet Rocketdyne Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Aerojet Rocketdyne founded?

    Aerojet Rocketdyne was founded in 1915.

  • Who are Aerojet Rocketdyne key executives?

    Aerojet Rocketdyne's key executives are Eileen P. Drake, Dan Boehle and Andreas Wagner.

  • How many employees does Aerojet Rocketdyne have?

    Aerojet Rocketdyne has 5,000 employees.

  • What is Aerojet Rocketdyne revenue?

    Latest Aerojet Rocketdyne annual revenue is $2.2 b.

  • What is Aerojet Rocketdyne revenue per employee?

    Latest Aerojet Rocketdyne revenue per employee is $437.6 k.

  • Who are Aerojet Rocketdyne competitors?

    Competitors of Aerojet Rocketdyne include General Dynamics UK, Northrop Grumman Space Systems and ArianeGroup.

  • Where is Aerojet Rocketdyne headquarters?

    Aerojet Rocketdyne headquarters is located at 222 North Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 500, El Segundo.

  • Where are Aerojet Rocketdyne offices?

    Aerojet Rocketdyne has offices in El Segundo, Arlington, Camden, Carlstadt and in 12 other locations.

  • How many offices does Aerojet Rocketdyne have?

    Aerojet Rocketdyne has 21 offices.