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BMW develops, manufactures, and sells cars and motorcycles, as well as spare parts and accessories worldwide. The Company divides its activities into four segments: automobiles, motorcycles, financial services, and other entities. Also, it provides technology and quantitative placement at technical, analytical, and management levels for a wide variety of professions including software development, database, networking, architecture, trading, sales, product development, and quality assurance.
TypePublic
Founded1916
HQMünchen, DE
Websitebmw.com

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)133,475
Revenue (FY, 2018)€97.5 B(-1%)
Share Price (Oct 2017)€87.2 (+2%)

Key People/Management at BMW

Harald Kruger

Harald Kruger

Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG
Milagros Caina Carreiro-Andree

Milagros Caina Carreiro-Andree

Human Resources
Markus Duesmann

Markus Duesmann

Purchasing and Supplier Network
Klaus Frohlich

Klaus Frohlich

Development
Pieter Nota

Pieter Nota

Sales and Brand BMW, Aftersales BMW Group
Nicolas Peter

Nicolas Peter

Finance
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BMW Office Locations

BMW has offices in München, Woodcliff Lake, Pilar, Mulgrave and in 12 other locations
München, DE (HQ)
130 Petuelring
Pilar, AR
Km. 38 Ruta Panamericana Ramal Pilar
Mulgrave, AU
783 Springvale Rd
Richmond Hill, CA
50 Ultimate Dr
Vanda, FI
8 Örevägen
Menteng, ID
Kav 28 Jl. M.H. Thamrin
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BMW Financials and Metrics

BMW Revenue

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BMW's revenue was reported to be €97.48 b in FY, 2018 which is a 1.2% decrease from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (Q2, 2019)

25.7b

Gross profit (Q2, 2019)

4.5b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2019), %

17.7%

Net income (Q2, 2019)

1.5b

EBIT (Q2, 2019)

2.2b

Market capitalization (30-Oct-2017)

57.5b

Closing stock price (30-Oct-2017)

87.2

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

10.6b

EV

158.1b
BMW's current market capitalization is €57.5 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

92.2b94.2b98.7b97.5b

Revenue growth, %

15%2%5%(1%)

Cost of goods sold

74.0b75.4b78.7b78.9b

Gross profit

18.1b18.7b19.9b18.6b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Revenue

20.9b25.0b23.4b23.4b25.8b23.4b22.7b25.0b24.7b22.5b25.7b

Cost of goods sold

16.4b20.0b18.8b18.6b20.3b18.7b17.8b19.9b20.8b18.4b21.2b

Gross profit

4.5b5.1b4.6b4.8b5.5b4.8b4.9b5.1b4.0b4.1b4.5b

Gross profit Margin, %

21%20%20%21%21%20%21%20%16%18%18%
Annual
EURFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

6.1b7.9b9.0b11.0b

Accounts Receivable

2.8b2.8b2.7b2.5b

Inventories

11.1b11.8b12.7b13.0b

Current Assets

61.8b66.9b71.6b83.5b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Cash

6.2b7.2b6.0b7.1b7.3b7.5b8.6b8.6b9.0b12.4b10.6b

Accounts Receivable

3.0b2.8b2.9b2.9b2.7b2.9b2.9b3.1b3.0b2.9b3.0b

Inventories

13.1b13.9b14.0b13.7b13.1b13.7b15.0b15.3b15.2b16.5b16.9b

Current Assets

63.4b66.7b66.5b68.5b67.5b68.7b74.9b78.2b81.1b88.7b87.6b
Annual
EURFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

6.4b6.9b8.7b7.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

4.7b5.0b4.8b5.1b

Inventories

298.0m(749.0m)(1.3b)(357.0m)

Accounts Payable

(25.0m)738.0m1.4b(328.0m)
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Net Income

1.6b3.6b5.4b2.1b4.4b6.2b2.3b4.4b5.8b588.0m2.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.3b2.4b3.7b1.2b2.3b3.5b1.2b2.5b3.8b1.4b2.9b

Cash From Operating Activities

(86.0m)1.2b1.8b328.0m1.9b4.7b489.0m2.7b4.6b1.2b1.3b

Purchases of PP&E

(698.0m)(1.7b)(3.2b)(1.0b)(2.4b)(4.3b)(1.1b)(2.5b)(4.7b)(1.6b)(3.1b)
EURY, 2019

EV/EBIT

71.8 x

EV/CFO

121.9 x

Financial Leverage

3.8 x
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BMW Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
ParkMobileJanuary 16, 2018
217-07 Northern Boulevard Corporation
Alphabet Austria Fuhrparkmanagement GmbH
Alphabet Belgium Long Term Rental NV
Alphabet Fleetservices GmbH
Alphabet France SAS
Alphabet Fuhrparkmanagement
Alphabet Fuhrparkmanagement GmbH
Alphabet Fuhrparkmanagement (Schweiz) AG
ALPHABET (GB) Ltd.
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BMW Revenue Breakdown

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BMW revenue breakdown by business segment: 24.2% from Financial Services, 73.9% from Automotive and 1.9% from Other

BMW revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 32.2% from Rest of Europe, 13.9% from Germany, 11.4% from Rest of Asia, 16.5% from USA, 19.5% from China and 6.5% from Other

BMW Online and Social Media Presence

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BMW News and Updates

BMW Just Publicly Mocked Mercedes. It Didn't Anticipate The Masterful Response

Attacking a rival can have unanticipated consequences.

Dow Jones Newswires: BMW profit rises as efficiency measures kick in

Earnings before interest and taxes rose 33% to 2.29 billion euros ($2.54 billion), while revenue rose 7.9% to EUR26.67 billion, the German luxury car maker said.

BMW Profit Jumps on Cost Cutting in New CEO’s Debut Quarter

BMW Earnings Top Estimates on Cost Cutting, Upscale Car Demand

BMW has unveiled a fully-electric MINI Cooper, and it starts under $30,000

BMW unveiled the fully-electric 2020 MINI Cooper SE on Monday. The car has a starting price of $29,900, plus a destination fee of $850. The automaker says it will see between 146 and 168 miles of range under normal circumstances. Production will begin November, and the cars will be in showrooms b…

Magna International to build hybrid transmissions for BMW

Canadian auto-parts maker Magna International said on Wednesday it would build dual-clutch and hybrid transmissions for German carmaker BMW under a multi-year contract.

Brexit's Impact on UK's Auto Industry, 2019 Report Examines Three Scenarios Featuring PSA, BMW, Mini, Jaguar Land Rover, Nissan, Toyota

DUBLIN, Oct. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Brexit's impact on UK Auto - Thematic Research" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Brexit - the term used to refer to the UK's planned departure from the European Union (EU) - is one of the most controversial political...
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BMW Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was BMW founded?

    BMW was founded in 1916.

  • Who are BMW key executives?

    BMW's key executives are Harald Kruger, Milagros Caina Carreiro-Andree and Markus Duesmann.

  • How many employees does BMW have?

    BMW has 133,475 employees.

  • What is BMW revenue?

    Latest BMW annual revenue is €97.5 b.

  • What is BMW revenue per employee?

    Latest BMW revenue per employee is €730.3 k.

  • Who are BMW competitors?

    Competitors of BMW include Mercedes-Benz, Nissan Motor and Honda.

  • Where is BMW headquarters?

    BMW headquarters is located at 130 Petuelring, München.

  • Where are BMW offices?

    BMW has offices in München, Woodcliff Lake, Pilar, Mulgrave and in 12 other locations.

  • How many offices does BMW have?

    BMW has 16 offices.