Chemring Group

Chemring Group is a global business that specialises in the manufacture of high technology products. The Company operates in four strategic product segments: Countermeasures, Sensors & Electronics, Pyrotechnics & Munitions, Energetic Sub-Systems, and delivers high reliability solutions to protect people, platforms, missions and information against constantly changing threats. 
Company Growth (employees)
Hampshire, GB
Size (employees)
2,704 (est)-3%
Chemring Group was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Hampshire, GB

Chemring Group Office Locations

Chemring Group has an office in Hampshire
Hampshire, GB (HQ)
Roke Manor Old Salisbury Ln

Chemring Group Data and Metrics

Chemring Group Financial Metrics

Chemring Group's revenue was reported to be £477.1 m in FY, 2016 which is a 26% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

477.1 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

11.1 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

26.2 m

Market capitalization (09-Mar-2017)

562.7 b

Closing share price (09-Mar-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

63.1 m


562.7 b
Chemring Group's current market capitalization is £562.7 b.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


472.3 m403.1 m377.3 m477.1 m

Revenue growth, %



(46.7 m)25.4 m5.5 m26.2 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest income

200 k100 k

Pre tax profit

(66.5 m)(5.2 m)(9.1 m)8 m

Net Income

(48.3 m)(54.9 m)(400 k)11.1 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


21.8 m7.6 m63.1 m

Accounts Receivable

59.3 m81.3 m89.7 m


78.1 m96.2 m104.8 m

Current Assets

191.3 m197.4 m282.6 m


177.1 m168 m179.9 m


119.7 m121.2 m132.9 m

Total Assets

639.1 m644.4 m773 m

Accounts Payable

37.1 m46.7 m53.5 m

Total Debt

155.9 m161.3 m150.5 m

Current Liabilities

98.6 m111.3 m147 m

Non-Current Liabilities

240.2 m242.5 m212.6 m

Total Liabilities

338.8 m353.8 m359.6 m

Common Stock

2 m2 m2.8 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

230.7 m230.7 m305.1 m

Retained Earnings

95.7 m85.7 m121.8 m

Total Equity

300.3 m290.6 m413.4 m

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.5 x0.6 x0.4 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.2 x0.3 x0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.1 x2.2 x1.9 x
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

46.2 m25.7 m65.2 m

Purchases of PP&E

(10.9 m)(8.9 m)(10.3 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

113.3 m(17.1 m)(19.4 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(151.3 m)(22.7 m)8.8 m
Y, 2016


21.5 k x


8.6 k x


0.4 x


0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.9 x

Chemring Group Operating Metrics

Chemring Group's Backlog was reported to be £556.2 m in H1, 2017
FY, 2014H1, 2015FY, 2015H1, 2016FY, 2016H1, 2017

Twelve-month Backlog

£296.6 m£345 m£368 m


£486.8 m£502.8 m£569.6 m£591.3 m£592.9 m£556.2 m

Order Intake

£408 m£456.8 m£371.1 m£218 m

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