American Science and Engineering

American Science and Engineering, Inc. (AS&E) is the trusted global provider of threat and contraband detection solutions for ports, borders, military, critical infrastructure, law enforcement, and aviation. With over 50 years of experience, AS&E offers proven, advanced, X-ray inspection systems to combat terrorism, drug smuggling, illegal immigration and trade fraud. AS&E systems are designed in a variety of configurations for cargo and vehicle inspection, parcel inspection, and personnel screening. Using a combination of technologies, these systems provide superior detection capabilities, with high-energy, dual-energy, and Z Backscatter X-rays.
Billerica, US
Size (employees)
311 (est)
American Science and Engineering was founded in 1958 and is headquartered in Billerica, US

American Science and Engineering Office Locations

American Science and Engineering has an office in Billerica
Billerica, US (HQ)
829 Middlesex Turnpike

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Revenue (2016)

$103 m

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Net income (2016)

($3.2 m)

Market capitalization (01-Sep-2016)

$264.9 m

Closing share price (01-Sep-2016)


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

$81.6 m
American Science and Engineering's current market capitalization is $264.9 m.
American Science and Engineering's revenue was reported to be $103 m in FY, 2016 which is a 18.7% decrease from the previous period.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$190.2 m$126.8 m$103 m

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

$53.9 m$56.1 m$51.6 m


$22.8 m$1.2 m($5.3 m)

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

$53 k$18 k$18 k

Pre tax profit

$22.7 m$1 m

Income tax expense

$7.6 m$68 k($2.3 m)

Net Income

$15.1 m$979 k($3.2 m)
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$62.1 m$68.8 m$81.6 m

Accounts Receivable


$32.9 m$41 m$38.4 m

Current Assets

$245.4 m$177.7 m$155.9 m

Total Assets

$265.5 m$193.1 m$171.2 m

Accounts Payable

$10.6 m$7.2 m$5.3 m

Current Liabilities

$62.5 m$41.2 m$34.8 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

$35.2 m$3.3 m$1.8 m

Retained Earnings

$156.9 m$142.3 m$124.6 m

Total Equity

$197.4 m$150.4 m$131.1 m

Financial Leverage

1.3 x1.3 x1.3 x
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

$15.1 m$979 k($3.2 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

$5.3 m$4.6 m$3.6 m

Accounts Receivable

($5.8 m)$12.2 m$2.6 m


$13.8 m($8.3 m)$1.8 m

Accounts Payable

$2.2 m($3.4 m)($1.9 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

$32.5 m($11.1 m)$8.4 m

Purchases of PP&E

($1.8 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

$16.6 m$60.7 m$22.9 m

Cash From Financing Activities

($27.4 m)($42.9 m)($18.5 m)

Interest Paid

$53 k$18 k$18 k

Income Taxes Paid

$8.7 m$5.1 m$205 k

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