Low & Bonar

We are a global leader in performance materials. We design and manufacture components which add value to, and improve the performance of, our customers’ products by engineering a wide range of polymers using our own technologies to create yarns, fibres, industrial and coated fabrics and composite materials. We are an international business. We manufacture in Europe, North America the Middle East and China and sell globally. We hold leading positions in niche industrial markets. We supply engineered polymers to a wide range of niche industrial applications with above-GDP growth potential. We have a strong customer focus. Our businesses have been re-aligned to the global market areas we serve and put customers at the centre of everything we do.
Type
Public
HQ
London, GB
Size (employees)
2,163 (est)+5%
Low & Bonar is headquartered in London, GB

Low & Bonar Office Locations

Low & Bonar has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
1 Eversholt St

Low & Bonar Data and Metrics

Low & Bonar Financial Metrics

Low & Bonar's revenue was reported to be £400 m in FY, 2016 which is a 1% increase from the previous period.
Numbers are in £, GBP

Revenue (FY, 2016)

400 m

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

10%

Gross profit (FY, 2016)

137.8 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %

34%

Net income (FY, 2016)

17.7 m

Market capitalization (24-May-2017)

291.2 m

Closing share price (24-May-2017)

0.9

Cash (30-Nov-2016)

26.3 m
Low & Bonar's current market capitalization is £291.2 m.
Numbers are in £, GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

403.1 m410.6 m395.8 m400 m

Revenue growth, %

2%(4%)10%

Cost of goods sold

231.7 m262.2 m

Gross profit

164.1 m137.8 m

Gross profit Margin, %

41%34%

Operating expense total

104.6 m106.4 m

Pre tax profit

16.7 m21.4 m25.9 m

Net Income

11.8 m15.2 m17.7 m
Numbers are in £, GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

25.8 m33.9 m26.3 m

Accounts Receivable

62.8 m62.9 m63.4 m

Current Assets

192 m187.6 m202.9 m

PP&E

128 m142.1 m156.4 m

Goodwill

105.8 m89.9 m104.8 m

Total Assets

425.8 m419.6 m464.1 m

Accounts Payable

57.3 m52.4 m57.6 m

Current Liabilities

87.7 m114.4 m90.2 m

Retained Earnings

3.6 m(3.3 m)4.7 m

Total Equity

184.1 m165.9 m196 m

Financial Leverage

2.3 x2.5 x2.4 x
Numbers are in £, GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

26.3 m23.3 m35.5 m

Cash From Financing Activities

2.5 m20.1 m(29 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(4.9 m)(6.2 m)(8.2 m)
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

2.4 x

Low & Bonar Market Value History

Low & Bonar Company Life and Culture

You may also be interested in