General Cable is engaged in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cable products for energy, construction, industrial, specialty and communications segments. The Company produces copper, aluminum, and fiber optic wire, as well as cable products for the energy, construction, industrial, specialty and communications markets. The Company's energy cables include low-, medium- and high-voltage power distribution and power transmission products. General Cable's application-specific industrial and specialty cables are used in electrical power generation — traditional and renewable — the oil, gas, and petrochemical industries; mining; industrial automation; automotive, marine, and transit; and military, aerospace and OEM applications. Its communications wire and cable products transmit low-voltage signals for voice, data, video and control applications.General Cable sells its products under several brands including Anaconda, Carol, GenSPEED, NextGen, NSW, NUAL, Prestolite Wire, Silec and STABILOY.

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Type
Public
HQ
Highland Heights, US
Founded
1927
Size (employees)
10,000 (est)
General Cable was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Highland Heights, US
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Key People/Management at General Cable

Michael McDonnell

Michael McDonnell

President and Chief Executive Officer

General Cable Office Locations

General Cable has offices in Washington, Seattle, Lebanon, Lawrenceburg and in 19 other locations
Highland Heights, US (HQ)
4 Tesseneer Rd
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General Cable Financials and Metrics

General Cable Revenue

General Cable's revenue was reported to be $3.86 b in FY, 2016 which is a 14.5% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Market capitalization (5-Jun-2018)

1.5 b

Closing share price (5-Jun-2018)

30
General Cable's current market capitalization is $1.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

5.8 b6 b4.5 b3.9 b

Revenue growth, %

3%(25%)(15%)

Cost of goods sold

5.2 b5.6 b4.1 b3.5 b

Gross profit

605 m393.2 m432.4 m407.1 m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Revenue

1.5 b1.5 b1.3 b1.1 b1 b974 m990 m924.5 m918.2 m

Cost of goods sold

1.4 b1.4 b1.1 b990.2 m909.2 m867.9 m873.8 m821.6 m799.6 m

Gross profit

131.8 m26.6 m120.7 m123.2 m118.1 m106.1 m116.2 m102.9 m118.6 m

Gross profit Margin, %

9%2%10%11%11%11%12%11%13%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

418.8 m205.8 m79.7 m101.1 m

Accounts Receivable

279 k

Inventories

1.2 b1 b807.8 m768.2 m

Current Assets

3 b2.4 b1.7 b1.6 b1.6 b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q1, 2018

Cash

299.1 m272.4 m167.6 m102.3 m78.9 m86.5 m62.8 m120.2 m83.4 m

Inventories

1.3 b1.3 b978.1 m897.8 m842.8 m828 m771.5 m779.6 m818.1 m

Current Assets

3.1 b2.9 b2.2 b2.2 b2 b1.9 b1.8 b1.7 b1.7 b

PP&E

1 b887.9 m704.6 m604 m572 m523.9 m506.3 m544.1 m529 m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(10.1 m)(643 m)(135.8 m)(103.7 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

132.6 m125.4 m90.5 m86 m

Accounts Payable

(39.3 m)2.8 m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

(22.7 m)(118.8 m)(40.9 m)(8.4 m)(31.8 m)(4.4 m)28.3 m(13.7 m)12.4 m

Inventories

897.8 m842.8 m828 m771.5 m779.6 m818.1 m

Accounts Payable

625.7 m538.3 m470.1 m427.7 m417.4 m424.9 m
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General Cable Online and Social Media Presence

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General Cable News and Updates

New Organisation To Be Implemented For Integration With General Cable

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky., June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Prysmian Group announces the launch of its new organisation and begins its integration with General Cable. The newly created Group is a world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry with global headquarters located in Mil...
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General Cable Company Life and Culture

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