Agilent

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Agilent Technologies is a company providing analytical instruments, software, services, and consumables for the laboratory workflow. It operates 3 business segments comprised of the life sciences and applied markets business, diagnostics and genomics business, and the Agilent CrossLab business. The life sciences and applied markets business provides instruments and software that enable customers to identify, quantify, and analyze the physical and biological properties of substances and products, as well as allow customers in the clinical and life sciences research areas to interrogate samples at the molecular and cellular level. The diagnostics and genomics business offers active pharmaceutical ingredients for oligo-based therapeutics as well as reagents, instruments, software, and consumables. The Agilent CrossLab business delivers solutions ranging from chemistries and supplies to services and software.
TypePublic
Founded1999
HQSanta Clara, CA, US
Websiteagilent.com
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2021)17,000(+2%)
Job Openings818
Revenue (FY, 2021)$6.3 B(+19%)
Share Price (May 2022)$125.1(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Agilent

Mike McMullen

Mike McMullen

President and Chief Executive Officer, Director
Henrik Ancher-Jensen

Henrik Ancher-Jensen

Senior Vice President and President, Order Fulfillment and Supply Chain
Rick Burdsall

Rick Burdsall

Senior Vice President Global Infrastructure Services
Diana Chiu

Diana Chiu

Vice President, Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary
Allison Ballmer

Allison Ballmer

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development
Jenipher E. Dalton

Jenipher E. Dalton

Senior Vice President, Global Quality and Regulatory Affairs
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Agilent Office Locations

Agilent has offices in Santa Clara, Carpinteria, Lexington, Victoria and in 36 other locations
Santa Clara, CA, US (HQ)
5301 Stevens Creek Blvd
Carpinteria, CA, US
6392 Via Real
Lexington, MA, US
121 Hartwell Ave
Victoria, AU
679 Springvale Rd
Wien, AT
Leopold-Ungar-Platz 2
Diegem, BE
Pegasus Park, De Kleetlaan 5 bus 9
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Agilent Financials and Metrics

Agilent Revenue

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Agilent's revenue was reported to be $6.32 b in FY, 2021 which is a 18.4% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2022)

1.7b

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

910.0m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2022), %

54.4%

Net income (Q1, 2022)

283.0m

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

376.0m

Market capitalization (20-May-2022)

37.8b

Closing stock price (20-May-2022)

125.1

Cash (31-Jan-2022)

1.1b

EV

39.4b
Agilent's current market capitalization is $37.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

5.2b5.3b6.3b

Revenue growth, %

5%3%18%

Cost of goods sold

2.4b2.5b2.9b

Gross profit

2.8b2.8b3.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

1.4b1.2b1.3b1.5b1.5b1.6b1.7b

Cost of goods sold

634.0m581.0m592.0m710.0m708.0m734.0m764.0m

Gross profit

723.0m657.0m669.0m838.0m817.0m852.0m910.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

53%53%53%54%54%54%54%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

1.4b1.4b1.5b

Accounts Receivable

930.0m1.0b1.2b

Inventories

679.0m720.0m830.0m

Current Assets

3.2b3.4b3.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Cash

1.2b1.3b1.4b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.1b

Accounts Receivable

966.0m886.0m930.0m1.1b1.1b1.1b1.2b

Inventories

706.0m750.0m746.0m755.0m791.0m818.0m879.0m

Current Assets

3.1b3.2b3.2b3.5b3.5b3.6b3.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

1.1b719.0m1.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

238.0m308.0m321.0m

Inventories

(36.0m)(68.0m)(136.0m)

Accounts Payable

29.0m2.0m64.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

197.0m298.0m497.0m288.0m504.0m768.0m283.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

79.0m155.0m232.0m76.0m153.0m237.0m82.0m

Inventories

(32.0m)(85.0m)(86.0m)(35.0m)(80.0m)(115.0m)(54.0m)

Accounts Payable

(15.0m)(10.0m)(35.0m)43.0m51.0m46.0m37.0m
USDFY, 2019

EV/EBIT

26 x

EV/CFO

24 x

Revenue/Employee

328.6k

Debt/Equity

0.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2 x

P/E Ratio

22.5
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Agilent Operating Metrics

FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Customers (Life Sciences and Applied Markets)

26 k24 k23.7 k25.4 k25.9 k

Customers (Diagnostics and Genomics)

11 k11 k11.5 k10.9 k11.5 k

Customers (Agilent CrossLab)

49 k51 k52.5 k54.6 k58.4 k

Facility Space, sq. ft.

5.9 m6.3 m6.6 m6.6 m6.6 m

Agilent Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Resolution BioscienceApril 15, 2021
BioTek InstrumentsJuly 11, 2019$1.17 b
ACEA BIOSeptember 26, 2018$250 m
Young In Scientific Co. LtdAugust 17, 2018
ProZyme IncAugust 01, 2018
ULTRA ScientificMay 30, 2018
GenohmMay 02, 2018
LaserGenApril 03, 2018$105 m
Advanced Analytical TechnologiesMarch 07, 2018$250 m
Luxcel Biosciensces Ltd.January 09, 2018
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Agilent Revenue Breakdown

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Agilent revenue breakdown by business segment: 44.7% from Life Sciences and Applied Markets, 34.8% from Agilent CrossLab and 20.5% from Diagnostics and Genomics

Agilent revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 26.7% from Europe, 35.2% from Asia Pacific and 38.0% from Americas

Agilent Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Agilent Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Agilent Online and Social Media Presence

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Agilent Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    79/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    77/100

  • Diversity

    C

    64/100

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Agilent News and Updates

Global Cardiac Bio Implant Devices Market Report 2022 Featuring Agilent, Eurofins Scientific, F. Hoffman-La Roche, Illumina,, Natera, PerkinElmer, Quest Diagnostics, Thermo Fisher Scientific

Dublin, May 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Cardiac Bio Implant Devices Market, Size, Forecast 2022-2027, Industry Trends, Growth, Insight, Impact of COVID-19, Company Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Global Cardiac Bio Implant Devices Market is antici…

Agilent to Announce Second-Quarter Fiscal Year 2022 Financial Results May 24

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that it will release financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2022 after the stock market closes on Tuesday, May 24. Access: Links to the webcast will be provided in the Upcoming Events section of Agilent’s investor relations website…

Feeling the pressure? How to boost productivity in the lab

Cornelia Vad, Senior Product Manager Analytical HPLC at Agilent, and Koen Sandra, CEO of RIC Group, discuss the growing pressure on labs and what can be done to enhance productivity, which can be downloaded and viewed for free from the DDW App for users of Apple or Android devices. “Liquid handling …

Sustainability through Lab Optimization in the Digital Era

Asset performance management programs enable greater visibility and utilization of all lab assets

Quantitative Analysis of PFAS in Milk, Infant Formula, and Related Ingredients Using Liquid Chromatography–Tandem Mass Spectrometry

This article summarizes optimization experiments and validation of a complete workflow, including sample preparation and a liquid chromatography–tandem mass spectrometry (LC–MS/MS) method for determination of sixteen priority PFAS analytes listed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Investing in the Future of Our People and Our Planet Through Science

We spoke to Geoff Winkett and Michel van den Berge from Agilent, about the importance of fostering academia–industry relationships and how the issue of sustainability is shaping the way they approach the development of new and existing solutions.
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Agilent Blogs

It’s World Water Day!

March 22 is World Water Day.  The United Nations designated this day to advocate for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. The science journal Nature shares some sobering global data: Four billion people currently experience… Continue Reading

Agilent and the Mystery of the One-Eyed Sheep

Here is an amazing triple mystery involving one-eyed sheep, Sonic hedgehog and cancer. In the 1940s, sheep ranchers in southern Idaho faced a mystery: up to 25 percent of baby lambs were suddenly being born with major birth defects.  Defects… Continue Reading

Agilent Aids Infant Nutrition

Undernutrition contributes to almost half of all deaths in children under the age of five. (WHO) Agilent is helping to counteract this in a highly innovative way. The World Health Organization recommends to exclusively breastfeed babies… Continue Reading

Tracking Populations Through Poop

Here’s a unique application of technology.  Researchers used human waste (and Agilent) to identify changes in ancient populations. Our bodies produce organic molecules called fecal stanols when we digest cholesterol.  In other words,… Continue Reading

Happy Birthday, Periodic Table!

The Periodic Table of the Elements is 150 years old this week! On March 6, 1869, chemist Dmitri Mendeleev made a presentation to the Russian Chemical Society.  For the first time, he organized elements into chemical families based on their… Continue Reading

Researchers Have Found a Weed Killer Chemical in Popular Wine and Beer

U.S. scientists have found a chemical normally found in weed killer in store-bought samples of popular beer and wine.  Their analysis used a protocol developed with Agilent equipment. Scientists with the U.S. Public Interest Research… Continue Reading
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Agilent Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Agilent founded?

    Agilent was founded in 1999.

  • Who are Agilent key executives?

    Agilent's key executives are Mike McMullen, Henrik Ancher-Jensen and Rick Burdsall.

  • How many employees does Agilent have?

    Agilent has 17,000 employees.

  • What is Agilent revenue?

    Latest Agilent annual revenue is $6.3 b.

  • What is Agilent revenue per employee?

    Latest Agilent revenue per employee is $371.7 k.

  • Who are Agilent competitors?

    Competitors of Agilent include Spectris, Sartorius and Shimadzu.

  • Where is Agilent headquarters?

    Agilent headquarters is located at 5301 Stevens Creek Blvd, Santa Clara.

  • Where are Agilent offices?

    Agilent has offices in Santa Clara, Carpinteria, Lexington, Victoria and in 36 other locations.

  • How many offices does Agilent have?

    Agilent has 40 offices.