Lincoln Electric

Lincoln Electric is the world leader in arc welding, robotic welding systems, plasma and oxyfuel cutting equipment and brazing and soldering alloys. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Lincoln has a worldwide network of manufacturing, distribution, sales and technical support covering more than 160 countries.

Cleveland, US
Size (employees)
9,000 (est)-10%
Lincoln Electric was founded in 1895 and is headquartered in Cleveland, US

Lincoln Electric Office Locations

Lincoln Electric has an office in Cleveland
Cleveland, US (HQ)
22801 St Clair Ave

Lincoln Electric Data and Metrics

Lincoln Electric Financial Metrics

Lincoln Electric's revenue was reported to be $2.3 b in FY, 2016 which is a 10% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

2.3 b

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


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

789.3 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

198.4 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

288.3 m

Market capitalization (26-Jun-2017)

6 b

Closing share price (26-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

379.2 m
Lincoln Electric's current market capitalization is $6 b.
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.9 b2.8 b2.5 b2.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

1.5 b2 b2 b1.9 b1.9 b1.7 b1.5 b

Gross profit

942.7 m949.3 m841.1 m789.3 m

Gross profit Margin, %


General and administrative expense

527.2 m545.5 m

Operating expense total

527.2 m545.5 m


407 m373.7 m178.7 m288.3 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

6.7 m6.7 m4.2 m2.9 m10.4 m21.8 m19.1 m

Interest income

3.3 m3.1 m2.7 m2.1 m

Pre tax profit

416.4 m375.8 m169.8 m277.4 m

Income tax expense

84.3 m112.4 m124.8 m121.9 m42.4 m79 m

Net Income

293.8 m254.7 m127.4 m198.4 m
USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


388.1 m366.2 m361.1 m286.5 m299.8 m278.4 m304.2 m379.2 m

Accounts Receivable

367.1 m321.9 m264.7 m274 m


255.4 m

Current Assets

1.1 b1.1 b936 m1 b


484 m437.2 m411.3 m372.4 m


174.7 m179.5 m187.5 m231.9 m

Total Assets

2.2 b1.9 b1.8 b1.9 b

Accounts Payable

212.8 m202.5 m152.6 m176.8 m

Dividends Payable

18.6 m22.3 m22.6 m23 m

Current Liabilities

456.9 m492.4 m370.1 m388.1 m

Non-Current Liabilities

164.3 m161 m481.6 m

Total Liabilities

621.2 m653.4 m851.7 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

240.5 m258.8 m272.9 m309.4 m

Retained Earnings

1.9 b2.1 b2.1 b2.2 b

Total Equity

1.5 b1.3 b932.4 m712.2 m

Financial Leverage

1.4 x1.5 x1.9 x2.7 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

293.8 m254.7 m127.5 m198.4 m

Depreciation and Amortization

68.9 m69.6 m64 m65.1 m

Accounts Receivable

(5.4 m)5.9 m56.7 m(12 m)

Accounts Payable

794 k2.1 m(46.9 m)29.6 m

Cash From Operating Activities

338.9 m401.7 m310.9 m303.4 m

Capital Expenditures

(76 m)(73 m)(50.5 m)(49.9 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(129.5 m)(79 m)(85.4 m)(159.9 m)

Dividends Paid

(49.3 m)(73.3 m)(87 m)(87.3 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(194.2 m)(314.4 m)(169.9 m)(62.9 m)

Free Cash Flow

414.9 m474.7 m361.4 m353.3 m
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

2.7 x

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