Matthews International Corporation

Matthews International Corporation has become a leader in the industries we serve by adhering to our belief that continuous quality improvement is paramount in every aspect of our business. In 2014, Matthews achieved more than $1.1 billion in sales. Today, the company is divided into three distinct business segments: Brand Solutions, Memorialization and Industrial. It boasts more than 10,000 employees on six continents in more than 100 locations. Matthews Brand Solutions services consumer products by managing brand standards across all packaging components. Most recently, Matthews acquired SGK, a leading brand development, activation and deployment company that drives brand performance across 20+ countries. Matthews has been a leader in the memorialization industry for more than a century and a half. We serve cemeteries and funeral homes with a full range of products and services. Like all other businesses, our Memorialization workforce takes great pride servicing our customers with unrivaled excellence and superior craftsmanship. Memorialization products comprise bronze memorials, burial caskets, cremation equipment and related products and accessories for the cemetery and funeral home industries. Matthews Industrial Solutions segment designs, manufactures and distributes a wide range of marking, coding and industrial automation technologies and solutions. Our integrated systems identify, track, control, and pick products at the highest levels of accuracy. We are a global provider of printing systems and consumables for corporate branding, product identification and traceability, operational marking and regulatory compliance.
Pittsburgh, US
Size (employees)
10,300 (est)
Matthews International Corporation was founded in 1850 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, US

Matthews International Corporation Office Locations

Matthews International Corporation has an office in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, US (HQ)
2 Parkway Center Dr S

Matthews International Corporation Data and Metrics

Matthews International Corporation Financial Metrics

Matthews International Corporation's revenue was reported to be $1.5 b in FY, 2016 which is a 4% increase from the previous period.
Numbers are in $, USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.5 b

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


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

556.5 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

66.2 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

118.8 m

Market capitalization (28-Apr-2017)

2.2 b

Closing share price (28-Apr-2017)


Cash (30-Sep-2016)

55.7 m
Matthews International Corporation's current market capitalization is $2.2 b.
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


985.4 m1.1 b1.4 b1.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

628.8 m714.1 m896.7 m924 m

Gross profit

356.5 m392.5 m529.4 m556.5 m

Gross profit Margin, %


General and administrative expense

154.8 m191.7 m

Operating expense total

154.8 m191.7 m


95.8 m82.9 m105 m118.8 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

12.9 m12.6 m20.6 m24.3 m

Pre tax profit

81.4 m67.8 m89.7 m95.2 m

Income tax expense

26.7 m23.5 m(26.4 m)(29.1 m)

Net Income

54.8 m44.3 m63.3 m66.2 m
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


58 m75.6 m72.2 m55.7 m

Accounts Receivable


130.8 m152.8 m171.4 m162.5 m

Current Assets

406 m573.9 m624.7 m574.2 m


180.7 m209.3 m227.4 m219.5 m


524.6 m819.5 m855.7 m851.5 m

Total Assets

1.2 b2 b2.2 b2.1 b

Accounts Payable

45.2 m72 m68.9 m58.1 m

Current Liabilities

184 m253.3 m249.1 m259.3 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

47.3 m113.2 m115.9 m117.1 m

Retained Earnings

775.8 m806 m844 m896.2 m

Total Equity

552.9 m782.9 m734 m709.3 m

Financial Leverage

2.2 x2.6 x2.9 x2.9 x
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

54.8 m44.3 m63.3 m66.2 m

Depreciation and Amortization

37.9 m42.9 m62.6 m65.5 m

Accounts Receivable


Accounts Payable

Cash From Operating Activities

109.3 m92.4 m141.1 m140.3 m

Capital Expenditures

(24.9 m)(29.2 m)(48.3 m)(41.7 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(98.6 m)(411.1 m)(263.2 m)(47.1 m)

Long-term Borrowings

(83.3 m)(58.4 m)(100.2 m)(120.4 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(11.8 m)338.1 m131.2 m(108.8 m)

Interest Paid

13.1 m12.6 m19.7 m24.1 m

Income Taxes Paid

29.4 m16.2 m11.7 m11.9 m

Free Cash Flow

134.3 m121.6 m189.3 m182 m
Numbers are in $, USDY, 2016


143.7 k

Financial Leverage

2.9 x

Matthews International Corporation Market Value History

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