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Daimler is a global manufacturer of premium cars and commercial vehicles. It develops, produces, and sells passenger cars, vans, trucks, buses, and coaches under the Mercedes-Benz, Setra, Freightliner Trucks, Western Star, Thomas Built Buses, BharatBenz, and FUSO brands. The company also provides financing, leasing, fleet management, insurance, and e-Payment platforms, as well as invests in app-based mobility solutions such as car sharing, Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS), and ride-hailing.

TypePublic
Founded1886
HQStuttgart, DE
Websitedaimler.com
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)293,688(-1%)
Job Openings2,393
Revenue (FY, 2019)€172.7 B(+4%)
Share Price (May 2021)€73.4(-1%)

Key People/Management at Daimler

Ola Källenius

Ola Källenius

Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz AG
Martin Daum

Martin Daum

Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler Truck AG
Markus Schäfer

Markus Schäfer

Member of the Board of Management, Group Research and Mercedes-Benz Cars Chief Operating Officer
Wilfried Porth

Wilfried Porth

Member of the Board of Management, Human Resources and Director of Labor Relations
Britta Seeger

Britta Seeger

Member of the Board of Management, Mercedes-Benz Cars Marketing & Sales
Renata Jungo Brüngger

Renata Jungo Brüngger

Member of the Board of Management, Integrity and Legal Affairs
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Daimler Office Locations

Daimler has offices in Stuttgart, Berlin, Böblingen, Bremen and in 54 other locations
Stuttgart, DE (HQ)
Mercedesstraße 120
Berlin, DE
Alte Potsdamer Str. 5
Berlin, DE
Daimlerstraße 143
Berlin, DE
Englische Str. 30
Berlin, DE
Krausenstraße 9
Berlin, DE
Linkstraße 2
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Daimler Financials and Metrics

Daimler Revenue

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Daimler's revenue was reported to be €172.75 b in FY, 2019 which is a 3.2% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (Q2, 2020)

30.2b

Gross profit (Q2, 2020)

2.7b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2020), %

8.9%

Net income (Q2, 2020)

(1.9b)

EBIT (Q2, 2020)

(1.7b)

Market capitalization (7-May-2021)

78.5b

Closing stock price (7-May-2021)

73.4

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

21.9b

EV

214.2b
Daimler's current market capitalization is €78.5 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

164.3b167.4b172.7b

Revenue growth, %

7%2%3%

Cost of goods sold

130.0b134.3b14.4b

Gross profit

34.3b33.1b29.2b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Revenue

39.8b40.8b40.2b39.7b42.7b43.3b37.2b30.2b

Cost of goods sold

31.2b32.5b32.2b32.1b37.1b34.6b31.5b27.5b

Gross profit

8.6b8.3b8.0b7.6b5.5b8.7b5.7b2.7b

Gross profit Margin, %

22%20%20%19%13%20%15%9%
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

12.1b15.9b18.9b

Accounts Receivable

12.0b12.6b12.3b

Prepaid Expenses

632.0m712.0m682.0m

Inventories

25.7b29.5b29.8b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Cash

14.1b14.3b15.0b16.6b12.5b17.0b16.1b21.9b

Accounts Receivable

11.7b11.4b12.0b12.9b12.7b12.6b10.1b9.9b

Inventories

27.6b154.5b32.1b33.5b33.5b35.6b32.2b30.1b

Current Assets

112.1b115.6b121.4b128.0b122.6b129.9b123.5b123.7b
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

5.7b6.3b7.8b

Inventories

(1.5b)(3.8b)99.0m

Accounts Payable

1.3b1.7b(1.6b)

Cash From Operating Activities

(1.7b)343.0m7.9b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

1.5b3.0b4.6b1.8b3.6b5.6b2.0b4.5b

Inventories

(2.1b)(3.6b)(6.7b)(3.7b)(3.8b)(5.5b)(2.9b)(1.1b)

Accounts Payable

2.5b3.2b4.0b1.5b946.0m1.8b1.2b778.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

813.0m960.0m(830.0m)620.0m2.2b6.6b1.5b9.0b
EURFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

13 x

EV/CFO

-115.7 x

Revenue/Employee

567.6k

Debt/Equity

1.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.5 x

Financial Leverage

3.9 x

P/E Ratio

7.2
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Daimler Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
car2goMarch 01, 2018€280 m
CINTEONovember 06, 2017
Clever TaxiJune 30, 2017
TaxibeatFebruary 28, 2017€40 m
Deutsche ACCUmotiveApril 01, 2014
Li-Tec BatteryApril 01, 2014
Achtzehnte Vermögensverwaltungsgesellschaft DVB mbH
AEG Olympia Office GmbH
Anota Fahrzeug Service- und Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH
Athlon Beheer International B.V.
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Daimler Revenue Breakdown

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Daimler revenue breakdown by business segment: 15.2% from Daimler Financial Services, 8.0% from Mercedes-Benz Vans , 22.2% from Daimler Trucks, 51.9% from Mercedes-Benz Cars and 2.6% from Other

Daimler revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 25.0% from Other Europe, 26.3% from United States, 6.0% from Other Markets, 12.6% from Other Asia, 11.0% from China , 15.2% from Germany and 3.9% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

Daimler's employees are reported to be approximately 19% female and 81% male.
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Daimler Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Daimler Online and Social Media Presence

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Daimler News and Updates

XPO Logistics Tests Battery-Electric Truck from Daimler Trucks North America

GREENWICH, Conn., May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, has partnered with Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) to test Daimler’s battery-electric commercial trucks under real-life operating conditions…

Volvo AB and Daimler Trucks team up in hydrogen fuel cell joint venture

Competitors Volvo AB and Daimler Trucks are teaming up to produce hydrogen fuel cells for long-haul trucks, which the companies say will lower development costs and boost production volumes. The joint venture, which is called cellcentric, aims to bring large-scale “gigafactory” production levels of …

Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler plans to award its $790 million advertising business to just one agency, and it could be a huge loss for Omnicom or Publicis

Summary List PlacementGerman automaker Daimler AG, parent of luxury car brand Mercedes-Benz, is consolidating most of its advertising business with one of its two agencies, Publicis Groupe and Omnicom Group, according to three people with direct knowledge. The decision would be a huge loss for one…

Daimler, Volvo Plan Join Forces on Hydrogen-Powered Trucks

Daimler, Volvo Plan Join Forces on Hydrogen-Powered Trucks

Volvo Group and Daimler Truck AG fully committed to hydrogen-based fuel-cells - launch of new joint venture cellcentric

GOTHENBURG, Sweden and STUTTGART, Germany, April 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, two leaders of the commercial vehicle industry - Daimler Truck AG and Volvo Group - officially outlined their pioneering roadmap for the new fuel-cell joint venture cellcentric, as part of an industry-first...

Daimler AG (DDAIF, DMLRY) Investor Notice: Settlement with U.S. Authorities in Lawsuit over Daimler’s connection to the diesel emissions-cheating scandal announced by Shareholders Foundation

SAN DIEGO, April 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit against Daimler AG in connection with its connection to the diesel emissions-cheating scandal has been settled. The settlement brings an end to an enforcement action against Daimler AG that was…
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Daimler Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Daimler founded?

    Daimler was founded in 1886.

  • Who are Daimler key executives?

    Daimler's key executives are Ola Källenius, Martin Daum and Markus Schäfer.

  • How many employees does Daimler have?

    Daimler has 293,688 employees.

  • What is Daimler revenue?

    Latest Daimler annual revenue is €172.7 b.

  • What is Daimler revenue per employee?

    Latest Daimler revenue per employee is €588.2 k.

  • Who are Daimler competitors?

    Competitors of Daimler include Cummins, FCA US and CaetanoBus.

  • Where is Daimler headquarters?

    Daimler headquarters is located at Mercedesstraße 120, Stuttgart.

  • Where are Daimler offices?

    Daimler has offices in Stuttgart, Berlin, Böblingen, Bremen and in 54 other locations.

  • How many offices does Daimler have?

    Daimler has 75 offices.