Cathay Pacific Airways

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Cathay Pacific is an international carrier that offers scheduled passenger and cargo services. The company operates in two segments, Airline Business and Non-Airline Business. The company conducts airline operations principally to and from Hong Kong. It also provides travel reward programs, aircraft leasing and acquisition facilitation, airline catering, food processing, information processing, aircraft engineering services, etc. 

TypePublic
Founded1946
HQHong Kong, HK
Websitecathaypacific.com
Employee Ratings3.4
Overall CultureF

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2022)21,600(-6%)
Job Openings134
Revenue (FY, 2021)$45.6 B(-2%)
Share Price (Jul 2022)$8.1
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Cathay Pacific Airways Office Locations

Cathay Pacific Airways has offices in Hong Kong and Neuilly-sur-Seine
Hong Kong, HK (HQ)
Cathay Pacific City 8 Scenic Rd
Neuilly-sur-Seine, FR
14 Rue d'Orléans
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Cathay Pacific Airways Financials and Metrics

Cathay Pacific Airways Revenue

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Cathay Pacific Airways's revenue was reported to be $45.59 b in FY, 2021
HKD

Revenue (FY, 2021)

45.6b

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

27.3b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2021), %

59.9%

Net income (FY, 2021)

(5.5b)

EBITDA (FY, 2021)

(54.0m)

EBIT (FY, 2021)

(2.6b)

Market capitalization (29-Jul-2022)

52.3b

Closing stock price (29-Jul-2022)

8.1

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

8.6b

EV

133.8b
Cathay Pacific Airways's current market capitalization is $52.3 b.
Annual
HKDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

111.1b107.0b46.9b45.6b

Cost of goods sold

(66.9b)(63.7b)(25.3b)(18.3b)

Gross profit

44.2b43.3b21.7b27.3b

Gross profit Margin, %

40%40%46%60%
Half Year
HKDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

53.5b27.7b15.9b

Cost of goods sold

(24.5b)(8.7b)(81.0m)

Gross profit

29.0b19.0b15.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

54%69%99%
Annual
HKDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

10.2b9.6b6.4b8.6b

Accounts Receivable

6.6b5.6b3.4b3.9b

Inventories

1.8b1.8b1.7b1.3b
Half Year
HKDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

7.3b6.5b23.4b

Accounts Receivable

6.3b2.4b2.7b

Inventories

1.7b1.8b1.6b
Annual
HKDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

3.6b3.4b(18.1b)(1.4b)

Depreciation and Amortization

9.8b14.2b14.4b12.8b

Inventories

(313.0m)16.0m93.0m340.0m

Accounts Payable

3.0b364.0m(7.6b)(1.4b)
Half Year
HKDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021
HKDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

3.4m

Debt/Equity

1.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

3 x
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Cathay Pacific Airways Operating Metrics

Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016

Destinations

190210193180

Flights

160 k167 k173 k

Passenger Load Factor

82.2%83.3%85.7%84.5%

Passengers

29.92 m31.6 m34.1 m

Cathay Pacific Airways Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
AHK Air Hong Kong LtdJuly 10, 2017

Cathay Pacific Airways Revenue Breakdown

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Cathay Pacific Airways revenue breakdown by business segment: 6.3% from CARGO SERVICES, 92.4% from AIRLINE BUSINESS and 1.3% from Other

Cathay Pacific Airways revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 67.4% from HONG KONG AND MAINLAND CHINA, 7.7% from JAPAN, KOREA AND TAIWAN, 9.8% from SOUTHEAST ASIA, 7.0% from AMERICA and 8.1% from Other

Cathay Pacific Airways Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

77/100

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Cathay Pacific Airways Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Cathay Pacific Airways Online and Social Media Presence

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Cathay Pacific Airways Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    36/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    30/100

  • Compensation

    F

    10/100

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Cathay Pacific Airways News and Updates

Cathay Pacific Airways Returns to Pittsburgh with Freight Forwarder Unique Logistics, Boosting International Cargo Service to PIT

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargo operations at Pittsburgh International Airport will get another boost with the return of twice weekly flights from Cathay Pacific Airways. Cathay Pacific starts service on Aug. 2, 2021, with its Boeing 777-300ER passenger planes that have...

Cathay Pacific Airways Sees "Crisis" As Coronavirus Reduces Traffic

Cathay's financial results for the first half of 2020 are expected to be significantly lower than the same period last year

Amid Protests, Hong Kong-Based Cathay Pacific Airways Warns of ‘Significant’ Revenue Strain

The airline has been feeling the pressure from falling tourism, scrutiny over protests by staff, and the departure of its CEO

Cathay Pacific Airways CEO Rupert Hogg resigns

Cathay Pacific Airways said CEO Rupert Hogg had resigned and named Tang Kin Wing Augustus as the new chief.

Cathay Pacific Airways says data breach affected 9.4 mn

Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Airways says it has discovered unauthorised access to the personal data of 9.4 million passengers. The company said Thursday it had no evidence the leaked data had been misused. It said the breach was discovered during "ongoing security processes." Data stolen included…

Cathay Pacific Airways flags data breach affecting 9.4 million passengers

Cathay said 860,000 passport numbers, about 245,000 Hong Kong identity card numbers, 403 expired credit card numbers and 27 credit card numbers with no card verification value (CVV) were accessed
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Cathay Pacific Airways Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cathay Pacific Airways founded?

    Cathay Pacific Airways was founded in 1946.

  • How many employees does Cathay Pacific Airways have?

    Cathay Pacific Airways has 21,600 employees.

  • What is Cathay Pacific Airways revenue?

    Latest Cathay Pacific Airways annual revenue is $45.6 b.

  • What is Cathay Pacific Airways revenue per employee?

    Latest Cathay Pacific Airways revenue per employee is $2.1 m.

  • Who are Cathay Pacific Airways competitors?

    Competitors of Cathay Pacific Airways include Shanghai Juneyao, Korean Air Lines and Republic Airways.

  • Where is Cathay Pacific Airways headquarters?

    Cathay Pacific Airways headquarters is located at Cathay Pacific City 8 Scenic Rd, Hong Kong.

  • Where are Cathay Pacific Airways offices?

    Cathay Pacific Airways has offices in Hong Kong and Neuilly-sur-Seine.

  • How many offices does Cathay Pacific Airways have?

    Cathay Pacific Airways has 2 offices.