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Linamar is a company manufacturing and selling precision metallic components, modules, and systems. It offers hybrid power units, power transfer units, rear-drive units/modules, engineered gears, as well as shaft and shell assemblies, differential assemblies, transmission gears, clutch modules, center housings, transmission and driveline shafts, transfer case pump housings, and other transmission components. The company also provides cylinder blocks, cylinder heads, connecting rods.
TypePublic
Founded1966
HQGuelph, CA
Websitelinamar.com
Employee Ratings3.5
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)27,000(-6%)
Job Openings193
Revenue (FY, 2019)C$7.4 B(-2%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)C$72.1
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Linamar

Linda Hasenfratz

Linda Hasenfratz

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Mark Stoddart

Mark Stoddart

Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Director
Dale Schneider

Dale Schneider

Chief Financial Officer
Frank Hasenfratz

Frank Hasenfratz

Executive Chairman of the Board
Terry Reidel

Terry Reidel

Corporate Director
Jim Jarrell

Jim Jarrell

President & Chief Operating Officer
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Linamar Office Locations

Linamar has offices in Guelph, Arden, Fletcher, Wilson and in 17 other locations
Guelph, CA (HQ)
287 Speedvale Ave W
Guelph, CA
30 Minto Rd
Guelph, CA
32 Independence Pl
Guelph, CA
545 Elmira Rd N
Guelph, CA
700 Woodlawn Rd W
Guelph, CA
750 Woodlawn Rd W
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Linamar Financials and Metrics

Linamar Revenue

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Linamar's revenue was reported to be C$7.42 b in FY, 2019 which is a 2.7% decrease from the previous period.
CAD

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

1.5b

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

200.5m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

12.9%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

78.5m

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

117.9m

Market capitalization (28-Jul-2021)

4.7b

Closing stock price (28-Jul-2021)

72.1

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

413.2m

EV

6.3b
Linamar's current market capitalization is C$4.7 b.
Annual
CADFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

6.5b7.6b7.4b

Revenue growth, %

9%16%(3%)

Cost of goods sold

5.5b6.4b6.4b

Gross profit

1.1b1.2b1.1b
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

1.9b2.2b1.8b2.0b2.1b1.7b1.5b

Cost of goods sold

1.6b1.8b1.6b1.7b1.8b1.5b1.3b

Gross profit

316.1m385.6m274.5m303.9m334.4m230.1m200.5m

Gross profit Margin, %

17%18%15%15%16%13%13%
Annual
CADFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

439.1m472.0m338.2m

Accounts Receivable

1.1b1.3b988.2m

Inventories

791.7m1.2b991.8m

Current Assets

2.5b3.2b2.5b
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Cash

455.3m417.1m424.6m485.5m437.6m394.8m413.2m

Accounts Receivable

1.5b1.6b1.4b1.5b1.5b1.4b1.0b

Inventories

1.1b1.1b1.1b1.2b1.1b1.1b1.1b

Current Assets

3.2b3.3b3.2b3.4b3.2b3.0b2.8b
Annual
CADFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

549.4m591.5m430.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

319.8m358.8m402.5m

Inventories

(89.9m)(236.8m)192.1m

Accounts Payable

225.5m12.7m(105.7m)
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Net Income

156.6m353.8m467.0m132.3m282.5m98.2m78.5m

Depreciation and Amortization

90.4m183.5m273.0m96.1m194.3m100.5m110.2m

Inventories

(90.7m)(78.8m)(133.2m)(19.2m)98.5m27.3m(82.7m)

Accounts Payable

139.4m178.3m75.9m134.8m90.7m(59.1m)130.8m
CADFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

246.1k

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.9 x
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Linamar Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Countries Covered

17171717

Manufacturing Facilities

57606061

Sales Offices

21252525

Vehicle Produced (Europe)

21.49 m22.33 m21.99 m21.06 m
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Linamar Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
MacDon IndustriesDecember 14, 2017c$1.2 b
Montupet S.A.October 15, 2015€771 m
Seissenschmidt AGNovember 21, 2014
MubeaJune 04, 2013
McLaren Performance TechnologiesSeptember 25, 2003
Skyjack Inc. (“Skyjack”)June 07, 2002$31 m
Linamar Agriculture Inc.
Linamar Antriebstechnik GmbH
Linamar (Barbados) Holdings Inc.
Linamar Forging Holding GmbH
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Linamar Revenue Breakdown

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Linamar revenue breakdown by business segment: 76.0% from Transportation and 24.0% from Industrial

Linamar revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 10.4% from Rest of North America, 6.1% from Asia Pacific, 31.1% from Europe and 52.4% from Canada

Linamar Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

72/100

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Linamar Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Linamar Online and Social Media Presence

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Linamar Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    71/100

  • CEO Rating

    D-

    57/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    71/100

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Linamar News and Updates

Linamar Corp and CleanSlate UV Announce Joint Donation in Support of Ontario Healthcare Centres

TORONTO, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Today, Linamar Corporation (TSX: LNR) and CleanSlate UV are announcing a joint donation in support of healthcare facilities across Ontario. The donation of 100 CleanSlate UV sanitizers will allow hospitals and vaccination sites to provide comprehensive...

Automotive Sun Gear Market Is Likely to Experience a Tremendous Growth in Near Future| Key Players: Linamar, Musashi Seimitsu, Gear Motions

Global Automotive Sun Gear Market Insights, Forecast to 2025 is latest research study released by HTF MI evaluating the market, highlighting opportunities, risk side analysis, and leveraged with strategic and tactical decision-making support. The study provides information on market trends and devel…

End Metals Tariffs Before Car Prices Rise, Linamar CEO Says

End Metals Tariffs Before Car Prices Rise, Linamar CEO Says

Linamar CEO on Metal Tariffs: ‘This Is Taking a Toll’

Trump's tariffs on metal could contribute to a recession, Linamar CEO Linda Hasenfratz says.

Automotive Balance Shaft Market is set for a Potential Growth Worldwide: Excellent Technology Trends with key players SKF ,Linamar , Musashi Seimitsu Industry

An extensive analysis of the Global Automotive Balance Shaft market strategy of the leading companies in the precision of import/export consumption, supply and demand figures, cost, price, revenue and gross margins. The report starts by an introduction about the company profiling and a comprehensive…

Linamar sees higher metals costs as 'opportunistic' U.S. companies hike prices

Canadian manufacturing firm Linamar Corp is dealing with higher metals costs as some "opportunistic" American companies take advantage of U.S. steel tariffs on their foreign rivals to raise prices, chief executive Linda Hasenfratz said on Tuesday.
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Linamar Blogs

Q3 2020 Earnings Call

Language Undefined Linamar will hold a webcast call on November 10, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. EST to discuss its second-quarter results. The event will be simulcast and can be here. For those who wish to listen to an audio only call-in option, the numbers for this call are (877) 668-0168 (North Amer…

LISA FORWELL

Ms. Forwell, is an Engineer with an MBA who brings over twenty years of experience working with established global building materials suppliers and large scale retailers.  She has extensive knowledge in industrial construction materials in both sales and production as well as land rehabilitation. F…

The Centre's Sustainability Initiatives

The Frank Hasenfratz Centre for Excellence in Manufacturing, opened in 2009, is a testament to our environmental commitment. This research & design, training and development centre has implemented the following initiatives to further minimize our ecological footprint:Optimize Natural LightingTh…

Global Sustainability Initiatives

Product ResearchWe perform extensive research design projects and work with customers on solutions that improve vehicle fuel economy. This includes active management of driveline systems, electric and hybrid vehicle applications, and component weight reductions. Resource ConsumptionWe focus on redu…

A Culture of Compliance

At Linamar, good business is based on our culture of ethical behaviour. We value integrity and transparency. These values ultimately shape the decisions we make as an organization, which are guided by our Code of Ethics and Conduct. Our Code addresses a wide range of critical topics,…

Renewal Energy

Linamar contributes a significant amount of renewable energy to the local grid in Ontario where a majority of its manufacturing sites operate. More than 20 facilities house rooftop photovoltaic solar panel installations. Annual electricity generated and provided to the grid from this renewable sol…
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Linamar Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Linamar founded?

    Linamar was founded in 1966.

  • Who are Linamar key executives?

    Linamar's key executives are Linda Hasenfratz, Mark Stoddart and Dale Schneider.

  • How many employees does Linamar have?

    Linamar has 27,000 employees.

  • What is Linamar revenue?

    Latest Linamar annual revenue is C$7.4 b.

  • What is Linamar revenue per employee?

    Latest Linamar revenue per employee is C$274.7 k.

  • Who are Linamar competitors?

    Competitors of Linamar include Illinois Tool Works, Consolidated Precision Products and Zhongwang Group.

  • Where is Linamar headquarters?

    Linamar headquarters is located at 287 Speedvale Ave W, Guelph.

  • Where are Linamar offices?

    Linamar has offices in Guelph, Arden, Fletcher, Wilson and in 17 other locations.

  • How many offices does Linamar have?

    Linamar has 30 offices.