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Columbia Sportswear manufactures and distributes outerwear and sportswear. It offers lifestyle apparel, footwear, accessories, and equipment. The company owns the Columbia, Mountain Hardwear, Sorel, Montrail, prAna, and Pacific Trail brands.

TypePublic
Founded1938
HQPortland, US
Websitecolumbia.com
Employee Ratings3.5

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)8,900(+37%)
Job Openings149
Revenue (FY, 2019)$3 B(+9%)
Share Price (Jul 2020)$79.7
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Columbia Sportswear

Timothy P. Boyle

Timothy P. Boyle

President & Chief Executive Officer, Director
Murrey R. Albers

Murrey R. Albers

Director
Joseph P. Boyle

Joseph P. Boyle

Executive Vice President, Columbia Brand President
Stephen E. Babson

Stephen E. Babson

Director
Thomas B. Cusick

Thomas B. Cusick

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Peter Bragdon

Peter Bragdon

EVP, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel
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Columbia Sportswear Office Locations

Columbia Sportswear has an office in Portland
Portland, US (HQ)
14375 NW Science Park Dr
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Columbia Sportswear Financials and Metrics

Columbia Sportswear Revenue

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Columbia Sportswear's revenue was reported to be $3.04 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

568.2m

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

271.7m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

47.8%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

213.0k

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

(2.0m)

Market capitalization (6-Jul-2020)

5.3b

Closing stock price (6-Jul-2020)

79.7

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

671.1m

EV

5.2b
Columbia Sportswear's current market capitalization is $5.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

2.4b2.5b2.8b3.0b

Revenue growth, %

2%4%14%

Cost of goods sold

1.3b1.3b1.4b1.5b

Gross profit

1.1b1.2b1.4b1.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

241.0m290.8m413.6m369.8m551.4m673.2m437.8m686.0m

Accounts Receivable

351.5m334.3m344.4m372.0m333.7m364.9m449.4m488.2m

Prepaid Expenses

36.4m38.6m39.2m33.4m38.5m58.6m79.5m93.9m

Inventories

365.2m363.3m384.7m473.6m488.0m457.9m521.8m606.0m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Cash

207.4m87.9m240.7m193.2m94.2m303.7m340.4m430.0m415.9m219.2m556.0m620.6m411.8m717.2m510.7m182.2m430.4m386.2m239.3m671.1m

Accounts Receivable

174.8m418.0m253.3m203.2m422.8m238.3m180.9m268.9m192.4m486.2m260.5m181.1m466.9m316.4m238.7m552.4m341.1m280.6m646.4m313.0m

Prepaid Expenses

60.2m46.8m37.4m45.4m38.3m41.8m47.1m30.1m35.7m33.5m40.9m42.1m36.1m72.8m76.4m77.8m73.9m100.8m94.3m113.7m

Inventories

422.0m432.1m366.6m523.1m475.7m325.2m423.8m412.2m653.6m588.0m398.8m559.5m558.6m406.0m570.5m617.2m520.6m756.4m717.4m577.1m
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

103.5m99.9m198.4m112.3m274.9m330.5m

Depreciation and Amortization

43.6m40.9m60.0m59.9m58.2m

Inventories

(55.2m)3.0m(18.8m)46.7m(94.7m)84.1m

Accounts Payable

19.1m(12.3m)1.5m30.6m19.4m(10.4m)
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Net Income

(788.0k)66.8m3.9m(4.0m)60.4m10.1m3.0m34.2m26.3m112.9m38.9m27.6m118.7m48.7m59.2m161.6m74.2m97.2m216.5m213.0k

Depreciation and Amortization

21.1m32.1m11.0m21.0m30.8m9.9m19.9m14.7m29.5m44.5m14.9m29.9m44.7m14.5m29.1m43.5m29.0m57.5m88.8m33.0m

Inventories

(102.4m)(123.0m)(1.6m)(160.1m)(108.0m)38.1m(60.4m)68.5m(167.5m)(103.5m)94.5m(61.8m)(56.6m)32.1m(140.9m)(188.5m)862.0k(232.1m)(199.0m)23.5m

Accounts Payable

24.7m11.4m(60.8m)46.2m(45.7m)(69.8m)40.1m(104.4m)53.5m(82.6m)(122.8m)39.8m(30.7m)(87.5m)38.0m(14.3m)(81.2m)41.5m(65.2m)(100.4m)
USDQ2, 2011

Financial Leverage

1.3 x
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Columbia Sportswear Operating Metrics

Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018

Stores (US)

110 113 115 123 120 122 127 129 130 134 135 136

Branded Retail Stores (US)

25 24 23

Outlet Retail Stores (US)

91 105 113

Brand-specific E-commerce Websites (US)

5
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Columbia Sportswear Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Bugaboo Holdings Sàrl
Columbia Brands Holding Company
Columbia Brands International Sàrl
Columbia Brands USA, LLC
Columbia Sportswear Asia Pacific Sàrl
Columbia Sportswear Austria GmbH
Columbia Sportswear Canada Limited
Columbia Sportswear Canada LP
Columbia Sportswear Commercial (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
Columbia Sportswear Company (Hong Kong) Limited
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Columbia Sportswear Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

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67/100

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Columbia Sportswear Revenue Breakdown

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Columbia Sportswear revenue breakdown by business segment: 17.1% from Footwear and 82.9% from Apparel, Accessories and Equipment

Columbia Sportswear revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 61.7% from United States, 12.5% from EMEA, 18.9% from LAAP and 6.9% from Canada

Columbia Sportswear Online and Social Media Presence

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Columbia Sportswear News and Updates

Will Columbia Sportswear Stock Return To $100 Anytime Soon?

Columbia Sportswear’s stock has tanked from $100 at the beginning of the year to its current levels of below $70. While the stock has done well to recover from a low of almost $50 in late March to the current level, we believe that it is unlikely to recover to its pre-COVID peak of $100...

Columbia Sportswear to close stores in North America for an expected 11 days

Columbia Sportswear Co. said Sunday it will close its retail stores in North America starting March 16, and expects to keep them closed through March 27. The active lifestyle apparel and equipment seller said it is offering "catastrophic paid leave" to employees most affected by COVID-19. Other ste…

Gert Boyle, Longtime Columbia Sportswear Chairman, Dies At 95

She took over her husband’s sportswear business in 1970 with her son, and helped grow Columbia into a $6 billion company.

Columbia Sportswear should see limited risk from trade war, added to Wedbush's 'Best Ideas' list

Columbia Sportswear Co. has been added to Wedbush's "Best Ideas" list, with analysts bullish based on product they say is "relevant," marketing campaigns in New York and Denver, a loyalty program and other direct-to-consumer initiatives, and potential international growth. Moreover, analysts think …

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Columbia Sportswear stock skyrockets as company swings to profit

Shares of Columbia Sportswear Co. rallied 12% in the extended session Thursday after the retailer beat Wall Street forecasts for its fourth quarter. Columbia said it earned $113.3 million, or $1.63 a share, in the quarter, versus a loss of $7.1 million, or 10 cents a share, in the fourth quarter of…
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Columbia Sportswear Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Columbia Sportswear founded?

    Columbia Sportswear was founded in 1938.

  • Who are Columbia Sportswear key executives?

    Columbia Sportswear's key executives are Timothy P. Boyle, Murrey R. Albers and Joseph P. Boyle.

  • How many employees does Columbia Sportswear have?

    Columbia Sportswear has 8,900 employees.

  • What is Columbia Sportswear revenue?

    Latest Columbia Sportswear annual revenue is $3 b.

  • What is Columbia Sportswear revenue per employee?

    Latest Columbia Sportswear revenue per employee is $341.9 k.

  • Who are Columbia Sportswear competitors?

    Competitors of Columbia Sportswear include Finish Line, MF Athletic and Tilly's.

  • Where is Columbia Sportswear headquarters?

    Columbia Sportswear headquarters is located at 14375 NW Science Park Dr, Portland.

  • Where are Columbia Sportswear offices?

    Columbia Sportswear has an office in Portland.

  • How many offices does Columbia Sportswear have?

    Columbia Sportswear has 1 office.