Gooch & Housego

Gooch & Housego is a manufacturer of precision optical components and sub-systems, as well as light measurement instrumentation and services, based upon key enabling optical technologies. World leading design, development and manufacturing expertise across a broad, complementary range of technologies – Crystal Growth, Acousto Optics and RF Drive Electronics, Electro Optics, Fibre Optics, Optical Polishing & Coatings, Spectroradiometers, Integrating Sphere Calibration Standards, NIST-Traceable Calibration Standards and Services, Spectral Imaging & Synthesis - coupled with our long established reputation as an industry leader, makes Gooch & Housego the solution for your optics and photonics needs. With worldwide sales & marketing and six manufacturing sites, the clear advantage to the customer is access to proven standard products, as well as the capability to take customers' new visions from design through prototyping to volume production of the future.
Dowlish Ford, GB
Size (employees)
675 (est)
Gooch & Housego was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Dowlish Ford, GB

Gooch & Housego Office Locations

Gooch & Housego has offices in Dowlish Ford, Bedford, Moorpark, Fife and in 8 other locations
Orlando, US
4632 36th St
Norderstedt, DE
55 Berliner Allee
Fremont, US
44247 Nobel Dr
Highland Heights, US
676 Alpha Dr
Torquay, GB
Broomhill Way
Fife, GB
Telford Rd
Moorpark, US
5390 Kazuko Ct
Bedford, US
7 Oak Park Dr

Gooch & Housego Data and Metrics

Gooch & Housego Financial Metrics

Gooch & Housego's revenue was reported to be £86.1 m in FY, 2016 which is a 9% increase from the previous period.
£, GBP

Revenue (FY, 2016)

86.1 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

32.3 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

7 m

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2017)

337.8 m

Closing share price (23-Jun-2017)


Cash (30-Sep-2016)

23.2 m
Gooch & Housego's current market capitalization is £337.8 m.
£, GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


63.3 m70.1 m78.7 m86.1 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

37.6 m41.7 m47.7 m53.8 m

Gross profit

25.6 m28.4 m31 m32.3 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

16.7 m20 m20.7 m22.1 m

Pre tax profit

7.9 m10.1 m10.1 m

Net Income

5.4 m7.5 m7 m
£, GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


17.1 m22.6 m23.2 m

Accounts Receivable

11 m11.7 m20.5 m

Current Assets

45.2 m53.8 m65.2 m


27.3 m27.5 m35.1 m


20.7 m20.2 m29.9 m

Total Assets

93.2 m101.4 m130.2 m

Accounts Payable

3.3 m4.9 m6.4 m

Current Liabilities

20.6 m14.9 m21.5 m

Retained Earnings

3.8 m5.6 m5 m

Total Equity

69.9 m78.4 m90.2 m

Financial Leverage

1.3 x1.3 x1.4 x
£, GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

13.7 m13.6 m12.6 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(397 k)(5.5 m)3.3 m

Income Taxes Paid

(2.5 m)(2.6 m)(3 m)
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

1.4 x

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