Ferro Corporation

Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE) is $1B-plus global functional coatings and color solutions company that supplies technology-based performance materials, including glass-based coatings, pigments and colors, and polishing materials. We have nearly 5,000 associates who work at facilities in 26 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, MENA, and Asia Pacific. Our company has a rich history based in glass science. We were founded in 1919 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, as a porcelain enamel coating materials manufacturer. Today, we're a leading global producer of glass-based coatings, as well as pigments and polishing agents that we sell to manufacturers worldwide in the appliance, automotive, household furnishings, building and renovation, electronics, and industrial industries. The computer or mobile device you’re using to read this probably contains Ferro materials. From your ceramic tile, to your car windshield, to your oven, and even the roof on your home, Ferro's products provide superior functional characteristics to goods that you enjoy and depend on every day. We are growing! We're focused on creating value for our customers and our shareholders, and have been enhancing our operations, acquiring complementary businesses around the world, and expanding our product lines and our footprint into emerging markets. If our posted job opportunities match up with your aspirations to be part of an innovation- and performance-driven team, we hope you'll link with us!

Mayfield Heights, US
Size (employees)
5,125 (est)+6%
Ferro Corporation was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Mayfield Heights, US

Ferro Corporation Office Locations

Ferro Corporation has an office in Mayfield Heights

Ferro Corporation Metrics

Ferro Corporation Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

$1.1 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Gross profit

$351.2 m

Gross profit margin (2016), %


Net income (2016)

($19.9 m)

Market capitalization (21-Mar-2017)

$1.2 b

Closing share price (21-Mar-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

$45.6 m
Ferro Corporation's current market capitalization is $1.2 b.
Ferro Corporation's revenue was reported to be $1.1 b in FY, 2016 which is a 6.5% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$1.6 b$1.1 b$1.1 b$1.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

$1.3 b$826.5 m$773.7 m$794.1 m

Gross profit

$329.7 m$285.1 m$301.7 m$351.2 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Pre tax profit

$95.7 m($42.8 m)$54.8 m$62.4 m

Net Income

$72.4 m$86.2 m$63.1 m($19.9 m)
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$28.3 m$140.5 m$58.4 m$45.6 m

Accounts Receivable

$287.9 m$236.7 m$232 m$259.7 m


$190.2 m$158.4 m$184.9 m$229.8 m

Current Assets

$555.4 m$613.8 m$553.3 m$582 m


$297.1 m$212.6 m$260.4 m$262 m


$63.5 m$93.7 m$145.7 m$148.3 m

Total Assets

$1 b$1.1 b$1.2 b$1.3 b

Accounts Payable

$153.9 m$129.2 m$120.4 m$127.7 m

Current Liabilities

$313.7 m$236.8 m$218.2 m$246 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

$318.1 m$317.4 m$314.9 m$306.6 m

Retained Earnings

($14.7 m)$71.4 m$135.5 m$114.7 m

Total Equity

$273.8 m$336 m$324.3 m$255 m

Financial Leverage

3.7 x3.3 x3.8 x5 x
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

$72.4 m$86.2 m$63.1 m($19.9 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

$50 m$38.5 m$41.1 m$46.8 m

Accounts Receivable

$16.2 m$20.2 m($22 m)


$18.1 m($13 m)$6.6 m($10 m)

Accounts Payable

($28 m)$5.9 m($14.6 m)$1.2 m

Cash From Operating Activities

$18.5 m$60.5 m$51.2 m$62.6 m

Cash From Investing Activities

$17.2 m$75.2 m($244.6 m)($150.8 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

($36.7 m)($18.1 m)$119.7 m$82 m

Interest Paid

$26.8 m$28.5 m$16.2 m$17.5 m

Income Taxes Paid

$5.8 m$9.4 m$21.4 m$19.7 m

Ferro Corporation Market Value History

Ferro Corporation Company Life

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