Founded in 1882 and incorporated in 1901, Matson is one of the leading U.S. domestic ocean carriers. Matson is the principal carrier of containerized freight and automobiles between the U.S. Pacific Coast and Hawaii, Guam and the mid-Pacific, and provides eastbound express service from Shanghai and Ningbo to Long Beach. Matson Logistics, founded in 1987, provides an array of supply chain services across North America, including highway and rail transportation, and warehousing and distribution at key west and east coast locations.
Equally important, Matson is working with other carriers and local officials in developing plans for a port modernization program in Hawaii and addressing similar issues in Guam related to upgrading its port infrastructure.

Honolulu, US
Size (employees)
515 (est)
Matson was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Honolulu, US

Matson Office Locations

Matson has offices in Honolulu, Phoenix, Concord, Oakbrook Terrace and in 13 other locations
Honolulu, US (HQ)
1411 Sand Island Parkway

Matson Data and Metrics

Matson Financial Metrics

Matson's revenue was reported to be $1.9 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.
Numbers are in $, USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.9 b

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


Net income (FY, 2016)

80.5 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

153.2 m

Market capitalization (22-Jun-2017)

1.2 b

Closing share price (22-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

13.9 m
Matson's current market capitalization is $1.2 b.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.6 b1.7 b1.9 b1.9 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

1.4 b1.4 b1.5 b1.8 b


102.3 m133.4 m179.8 m153.2 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

(14.4 m)(17.3 m)(18.5 m)(24.1 m)

Pre tax profit

85.9 m122.7 m177.8 m129.1 m

Income tax expense

(32.2 m)(51.9 m)(74.8 m)(48.6 m)

Net Income

53.7 m70.8 m103 m80.5 m
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


114.5 m293.4 m25.5 m13.9 m

Accounts Receivable

182.3 m197.6 m214.3 m189.5 m

Current Assets

348.9 m519.5 m277.9 m274.2 m


735.4 m691.2 m860.3 m949.2 m


31.2 m29.9 m241.6 m323.7 m

Total Assets

1.2 b1.4 b1.7 b2 b

Accounts Payable

124 m133.2 m164.9 m170.5 m

Total Debt

286.1 m

Current Liabilities

200.6 m223.5 m297.6 m279.2 m

Non-Current Liabilities

709.5 m814.5 m921.6 m1.3 b

Total Liabilities

910.1 m1 b1.2 b1.5 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

261.9 m274.9 m287.9 m289.8 m

Retained Earnings

67.7 m109.8 m177 m195.7 m

Total Equity

338.2 m363.8 m450.6 m471.5 m

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.8 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

3.7 x3.9 x3.7 x4.3 x
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

103 m80.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

69.7 m69.7 m83.4 m97.1 m

Accounts Receivable

(7.6 m)(15 m)13.5 m14.4 m

Cash From Operating Activities

94.6 m178.9 m245.3 m157.8 m

Capital Expenditures

(35.2 m)(27.9 m)(67.8 m)(84.9 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(63.8 m)(320.7 m)

Long-term Borrowings

(45.4 m)(11.4 m)

Dividends Paid

(26.8 m)(28.7 m)(30.8 m)(32.2 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(449.4 m)151.3 m

Interest Paid

13.8 m15.2 m17.7 m

Free Cash Flow

313.1 m242.7 m
Numbers are in $, USDY, 2016


3.8 m

Financial Leverage

4.3 x

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