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Danaher is a company that designs, manufactures, and markets professional, medical, industrial, and commercial products and services. It operates through three segments: Life Sciences, Diagnostics, and Environmental and Applied Solutions. The Life Sciences segment provides filtration, mass spectrometry, cellular analysis, lab automation and centrifugation, microscopy, and genomics consumable products. The Diagnostics segment offers analytical instruments, reagents, consumables, software, and services in the areas of the clinical lab, critical care, and anatomical pathology diagnostics. The Environmental and Applied Solutions segment delivers water quality and product identification equipment, software, services, and consumables.
TypePublic
Founded1984
HQWashington, DC, US
Websitedanaher.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureD

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)67,000(+12%)
Job Openings7,347
Revenue (FY, 2020)$22.3 B(+25%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$324.1
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Danaher

Matt McGrew

Matt McGrew

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Jennifer L. Honeycutt

Jennifer L. Honeycutt

Executive Vice President
Joakim Weidemanis

Joakim Weidemanis

Executive Vice President
Brian Ellis

Brian Ellis

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Jose-Carlos Gutierrez-Ramos

Jose-Carlos Gutierrez-Ramos

Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer
William H. King

William H. King

Senior Vice President, Strategic Development
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Danaher Office Locations

Danaher has offices in Washington, Shanghai, Mumbai, New Delhi and in 1 other location
Washington, DC, US (HQ)
2200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Suite 800W
Shanghai, CN
Shanghai One Site Room 602, Bldg 2, 518 North Fuquan Road IBP, Changning District
Mumbai, IN
77, North Avenue 3, 7th Floor Maker Maxity, Bandra Kurla Complex Bandra (E)
New Delhi, IN
5th Floor, Aggarwal Corporate Tower 23, Rajendra Place
Sunbury-on-Thames, GB
5 Windmill Business Village Brooklands Close
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Danaher Financials and Metrics

Danaher Revenue

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Danaher's revenue was reported to be $22.28 b in FY, 2020 which is a 24.4% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2021)

7.2b

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

4.4b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

60.9%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

1.8b

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

2.0b

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2021)

231.2b

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2021)

324.1

Cash (2-Jul-2021)

7.3b

EV

244.3b
Danaher's current market capitalization is $231.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

19.9b17.9b22.3b

Revenue growth, %

9%(10%)24%

Cost of goods sold

8.8b7.9b9.8b

Gross profit

11.1b10.0b12.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Revenue

4.9b5.2b5.0b4.3b5.3b5.9b6.9b7.2b

Cost of goods sold

2.2b2.3b2.2b1.9b2.4b2.7b2.6b2.8b

Gross profit

2.7b2.9b2.8b2.4b2.9b3.2b4.3b4.4b

Gross profit Margin, %

56%56%56%56%54%55%62%61%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

787.8m19.9b6.0b

Accounts Receivable

3.5b3.2b4.0b

Prepaid Expenses

906.3m864.6m1.4b

Inventories

1.9b1.6b2.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Cash

3.9b5.4b14.3b4.4b5.5b5.7b6.3b7.3b

Accounts Receivable

3.4b3.5b3.5b3.4b3.4b3.5b3.9b4.1b

Prepaid Expenses

733.3m632.6m610.8m766.6m833.2m936.1m1.3b1.4b

Inventories

2.0b2.1b2.0b2.6b2.6b2.4b2.4b1.3b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

2.7b3.0b3.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.3b1.2b1.8b

Inventories

(143.3m)(21.9m)(123.0m)

Accounts Payable

225.8m18.1m227.0m
Quarterly
USDFY, 2018

EV/EBIT

23.9 x

EV/CFO

20.2 x

Revenue/Employee

280.2k

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.7 x

P/E Ratio

27.6
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Danaher Operating Metrics

Danaher's Backlog was reported to be $3b in FY, 2020.
FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Backlog

$2.9 b$3.1 b$3 b

Facilities

261212239

Countries

606060

Facilities (US)

1099398
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Danaher Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Precision NanoSystemsJune 01, 2021
Aquatic InformaticsJuly 14, 2020
CytivaMarch 31, 2020$20 b
GE BiopharmaFebruary 25, 2019$21.4 b
Integrated DNA TechnologiesMarch 09, 2018
IDBS GroupOctober 30, 2017
Advanced Vision TechnologyMarch 06, 2017$100 m
PhenomenexOctober 12, 2016
CepheidSeptember 06, 2016$4 b
LaetusDecember 02, 2015
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Danaher Revenue Breakdown

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Danaher revenue breakdown by business segment: 19.3% from Environmental & Applied Solutions, 33.2% from Diagnostics and 47.5% from Life Sciences

Danaher revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 43.7% from All Other, 12.1% from China, 38.7% from United States and 5.6% from Germany

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Danaher Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

95/100

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Danaher Online and Social Media Presence

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Danaher Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    56/100

  • CEO Rating

    C

    66/100

  • Compensation

    B

    72/100

  • Diversity

    D-

    48/100

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Danaher News and Updates

Pharmaceutical Filtration Market - Remain Positive On Improving Demand Outlook : Danaher , GE Healthcare , Merck , Sartorius

Pharmaceutical Filtration Market - Remain Positive On Improving Demand Outlook : Danaher , GE Healthcare , Merck , Sartorius

Danaher Completes Acquisition of Aldevron

Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) ("Danaher") announced today the completion of its acquisition of Aldevron. As previously announced, Aldevron will operate as a standalone operating company and brand within Danaher's Life Sciences segment.

Global Urinalysis Market Research Report 2021-2026 Featuring Key Players - Siemens Healthineers, F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Cardinal Health, Abbott Laboratories, and Danaher Corp

Dublin, Aug. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Urinalysis Markets - Global Forecast to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Danaher announces executive changes

Danaher (NYSE:DHR) has announced a number of personnel moves among executives at the company.

Danaher announces executive changes

Danaher announces executive changes

Danaher Names New Human-Resources, Accounting Chiefs

Danaher Corp. on Tuesday unveiled changes in its human-resources and accounting leadership ahead of the planned retirement of a pair of executives.
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Danaher Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Danaher founded?

    Danaher was founded in 1984.

  • Who are Danaher key executives?

    Danaher's key executives are Matt McGrew, Jennifer L. Honeycutt and Joakim Weidemanis.

  • How many employees does Danaher have?

    Danaher has 67,000 employees.

  • What is Danaher revenue?

    Latest Danaher annual revenue is $22.3 b.

  • What is Danaher revenue per employee?

    Latest Danaher revenue per employee is $332.6 k.

  • Who are Danaher competitors?

    Competitors of Danaher include Bruker, Avantor and Smiths Group.

  • Where is Danaher headquarters?

    Danaher headquarters is located at 2200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Suite 800W, Washington.

  • Where are Danaher offices?

    Danaher has offices in Washington, Shanghai, Mumbai, New Delhi and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Danaher have?

    Danaher has 5 offices.