CAI International is a transportation finance and logistics company. The Company operates through three segments: Container Leasing, Rail Leasing and Logistics. It leases, re-leases, and disposes equipment, and contracts for the repair, repositioning, and storage of equipment. The Company also offers domestic and international logistics services, as well as the arrangement and coordination of international air freight services and customs brokerage, international export and import services and transportation management services. In addition, CAI International provides technology solutions, including shipment optimization, load consolidation, mode selection, carrier management, load planning and execution, and Web-based shipment visibility.

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TypePublic
HQSan Francisco, US
Founded1989
Size (employees)215 (est)+2%
Websitecapps.com
Cai International was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US
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Cai International Office Locations

Cai International has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, (HQ)
Steuart Tower, One Market Plaza
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Cai International Financials and Metrics

Cai International Revenue

Cai International's revenue was reported to be $348.39 m in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

115.5m

Net income (Q3, 2018)

21.8m

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

42.9m

Market capitalization (4-Dec-2018)

454.7m

Closing stock price (4-Dec-2018)

23.6

Cash (30-Sep-2018)

14.6m
Cai International's current market capitalization is $454.7 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

212.4m227.6m249.7m294.4m348.4m

Revenue growth, %

7%10%18%

Operating expense total

182.2m241.1m237.4m

EBIT

67.4m53.3m111.0m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

59.4m66.1m67.0m71.6m78.5m81.5m82.7m90.2m95.4m105.7m115.5m

Operating expense total

36.3m42.9m48.5m56.8m71.1m63.6m57.9m58.3m60.7m65.8m72.6m

Depreciation and amortization

45.0k28.0k

EBIT

23.0m23.3m18.5m14.9m7.4m18.0m24.8m31.9m34.7m39.9m42.9m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

31.1m27.8m17.4m15.7m14.7m

Accounts Receivable

10.6m8.5m

Inventories

15.1m5.3m

Current Assets

131.0m144.8m144.1m135.2m140.3m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

35.6m20.1m19.8m19.0m23.1m20.3m13.6m18.0m15.7m15.5m12.1m10.0m12.5m21.6m16.5m14.6m

Accounts Receivable

10.6m11.1m10.3m8.6m8.5m7.3m6.2m

Current Assets

116.9m130.7m137.3m138.0m143.0m154.3m155.5m138.0m127.5m138.0m125.7m122.2m137.4m151.2m180.6m199.3m

Goodwill

2.9m9.0m15.5m15.6m15.8m15.8m15.8m15.8m15.8m15.8m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

64.5m60.4m27.0m6.0m72.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

68.4m78.8m114.2m106.7m113.3m

Inventories

Accounts Payable

Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

48.3m14.2m27.7m44.2m13.6m26.5m39.5m7.2m11.0m5.5m5.3m17.9m35.5m17.1m37.4m59.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

50.1m18.9m38.2m58.3m21.4m43.6m66.4m23.2m48.0m78.3m28.7m56.3m84.6m29.4m59.4m91.2m

Cash From Operating Activities

89.8m25.6m62.5m104.8m34.2m69.2m109.9m30.1m60.5m93.9m25.7m65.2m104.8m39.2m78.4m139.6m

Cash From Investing Activities

(256.4m)(58.8m)(124.0m)(171.5m)(69.3m)(198.3m)(241.5m)(32.7m)(104.8m)(123.2m)(26.1m)(86.2m)(216.6m)(94.8m)(227.7m)(458.3m)
USDY, 2018

Financial Leverage

4.3 x
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Cai International Online and Social Media Presence

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Cai International Blogs

Why a consultative approach leads to the most successful 3PL partnerships

With the holiday season in full swing, driver capacity scarce, and shipping expectations at an all-time high, it’s easy for shippers to feel the pressure. So how can you provide excellent, yet affordable, shipping services in this environment? More and more, the answer points toward…

Why You Need To Work with a C-TPAT Certified 3PL

Global supply chain professionals have to overcome challenges like navigating natural disasters, filing the right paperwork, and staying compliant with tightening regulations. Global shippers also need to remain vigilant of terrorism andcyber-attacks. These types of crimes can shut d…

What you need to know about 2018 holiday season logistics for retail + e-commerce

Last year’s holiday season will be a tough act to follow. In 2017, retailers pulled in a staggering $691.9 billion dollars in the United States alone—a 5.5% increase over 2016. While that same level of year-over-year growth may be out of reach, according to the National Retail Federa…

What is the role of rail in today's capacity crunch?

When you’re managing freight through different touchpoints, you shouldn’t leave rail out of the conversation. Today’s capacity crunch and the role of rail was the central focus of discussion for this year’s North East Association of Rail Shippers (NEARS) bi-annual conference. As a l…

Warehouse technology that helps increase capacity

Today, logistics managers look for any chance to lower costs and increase capacity. Yet many continue to ignore a huge optimization opportunity: their warehouse. Despite other industry advancements, traditional warehouses continue to hold onto legacy practices. They use paper logs, …
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Cai International Company Life and Culture

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Cai International Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cai International founded?

    Cai International was founded in 1989.

  • How many employees does Cai International have?

    Cai International has 215 employees.

  • What is Cai International revenue?

    Latest Cai International annual revenue is $348.4 m.

  • What is Cai International revenue per employee?

    Latest Cai International revenue per employee is $1.6 m.

  • Who are Cai International competitors?

    Competitors of Cai International include MGN Logistics, Nurminen Logistics and TAL International.

  • Where is Cai International headquarters?

    Cai International headquarters is located at Steuart Tower, One Market Plaza, San Francisco.

  • Where are Cai International offices?

    Cai International has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Cai International have?

    Cai International has 1 office.