Briggs & Stratton

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Briggs & Stratton is a company that manufactures air-cooled gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. It also offers lithium-ion batteries, power generation, pressure washers, lawn and garden, turf care, snow blowers, job site products, and others.

TypePrivate
Founded1908
HQWauwatosa, WI, US
Websitebriggsandstratton.com
Employee Ratings3.4
Overall CultureF

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2021)3,182
Job Openings198
Revenue (FY, 2019)$1.8 B(-2%)
Share Price (Jan 2021)$0.2(+15%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Briggs & Stratton

Stephen Andrews

Stephen Andrews

CEO and President
Mark Schwertfeger

Mark Schwertfeger

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Thomas Rugg

Thomas Rugg

Senior Vice President - Global Sales and Marketing
David Frank

David Frank

Vice President Commercial Engines & Power Sales
Jeff Whitmore

Jeff Whitmore

Engineering Director
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Briggs & Stratton Office Locations

Briggs & Stratton has an office in Wauwatosa
Wauwatosa, WI, US (HQ)
12301 W Wirth St
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Briggs & Stratton Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1908
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Briggs & Stratton Revenue

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Briggs & Stratton's revenue was reported to be $1.84 b in FY, 2019
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Revenue (Q3, 2020)

473.5m

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

63.5m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

13.4%

Net income (Q3, 2020)

(144.6m)

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

(81.7m)

Cash (29-Mar-2020)

44.4m
USDQ1, 2011

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Briggs & Stratton Cybersecurity Score

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B

87/100

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Briggs & Stratton Online and Social Media Presence

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Briggs & Stratton Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    51/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    51/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    59/100

  • Diversity

    F

    41/100

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Briggs & Stratton News and Updates

Briggs & Stratton files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Briggs & Stratton files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Briggs & Stratton files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy as pandemic weighs on business

Briggs & Stratton Corp. said Monday it has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and reached an agreement to sell most of its assets to KPS Capital Partners. The Milwaukee-based company, which makes gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment, said it has secured debtor-in-possession fina…

Briggs & Stratton shares jump 5% premarket on news of strategic overhaul to refocus on power business

Briggs & Stratton Corp. shares rose more than 5% in premarket trade Friday, after the maker of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment and lawn and turf products announced a strategic overhaul. The Milwaukee, Wisc.-based company said it will focus on power applications, divest certain asse…

Briggs & Stratton stock falls to 44-year low after surprise loss, dividend cut and plant closure

Shares of Briggs & Stratton were rocked Thursday to levels last seen in the 1970s, after the maker of gasoline engines and outdoor power equipment reported a surprise fiscal fourth-quarter loss, lowered its full-year outlook and slashed its quarterly dividend.

Briggs & Stratton shares headed toward 44-year low after surprise loss

Briggs & Stratton shares headed toward 44-year low after surprise loss

Briggs & Stratton cuts quarterly dividend to 5 cents a share vs. 14 cents

Briggs & Stratton Corp. said Thursday its board has cut its quarterly dividend to 5 cents a share from 14 cents. The new dividend is payable Oct. 2 to shareholders of record as of Sept. 18. "This action will help us to direct more funds to debt reduction and investments in attractive commercial…

Briggs & Stratton Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Briggs & Stratton founded?

    Briggs & Stratton was founded in 1908.

  • Who are Briggs & Stratton key executives?

    Briggs & Stratton's key executives are Stephen Andrews, Mark Schwertfeger and Thomas Rugg.

  • How many employees does Briggs & Stratton have?

    Briggs & Stratton has 3,182 employees.

  • What is Briggs & Stratton revenue?

    Latest Briggs & Stratton annual revenue is $1.8 b.

  • What is Briggs & Stratton revenue per employee?

    Latest Briggs & Stratton revenue per employee is $577.2 k.

  • Who are Briggs & Stratton competitors?

    Competitors of Briggs & Stratton include Cummins, Techtronic Industries and Sanbian Sci-Tech.

  • Where is Briggs & Stratton headquarters?

    Briggs & Stratton headquarters is located at 12301 W Wirth St, Wauwatosa.

  • Where are Briggs & Stratton offices?

    Briggs & Stratton has an office in Wauwatosa.

  • How many offices does Briggs & Stratton have?

    Briggs & Stratton has 1 office.