Whatever you do today, Nordson Corporation is likely a part of it. We engineer, manufacture and market differentiated products and systems used for precision dispensing and processing in a variety of end markets, from packaging to transportation and medical to electronics. Founded in 1954, we operate under the values of integrity, respect for people, customer passion, energy and excellence. Nordson is headquartered in the United States in Westlake, Ohio, and has direct operations in more than 30 countries to support our products and systems with application expertise and a direct global sales and service organization.
Company Growth (employees)
Westlake, US
Size (employees)
6,127 (est)-1%
Nordson was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Westlake, US

Nordson Office Locations

Nordson has an office in Westlake
Westlake, US (HQ)
28601 Clemens Rd

Nordson Data and Metrics

Nordson Financial Metrics

Nordson's revenue was reported to be $1.8 b in FY, 2016 which is a 7% increase from the previous period.
$, USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.8 b

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


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

993.5 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

271.8 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

388.4 m

Market capitalization (22-Jun-2017)

6.9 b

Closing share price (22-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Oct-2016)

67.2 m


7.8 b
Nordson's current market capitalization is $6.9 b.
$, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


323.8 m367.1 m1.7 b1.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

676.8 m758.9 m774.7 m815.5 m

Gross profit

(352.9 m)(391.8 m)914 m993.5 m

Gross profit Margin, %


General and administrative expense

542.3 m578 m

Operating expense total

1.2 b1.3 b1.4 b1.4 b


323.5 m367.1 m317.7 m388.4 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

14.8 m15 m18.1 m21.3 m

Interest income

421 k581 k

Pre tax profit

311.1 m352.5 m300.9 m368.5 m

Income tax expense

89.3 m105.7 m89.8 m96.7 m

Net Income

221.8 m246.8 m211.1 m271.8 m
$, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


42.4 m42.3 m50.3 m67.2 m

Current Assets

600.6 m672.7 m711.6 m745.6 m


201 m224.4 m249.9 m273.1 m


939.2 m1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b

Total Assets

2 b2.3 b2.4 b2.4 b

Accounts Payable

62.1 m68.5 m68.2 m75.1 m

Total Debt

641.8 m789 m1.1 b946.7 m

Current Liabilities

235.5 m370.9 m290.8 m331.5 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

304.5 m328.6 m349 m376.6 m

Retained Earnings

1.4 b1.6 b1.7 b1.9 b

Total Equity

887.9 m904.8 m660 m851.6 m

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.7 x0.9 x1.7 x1.1 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.3 x0.3 x0.5 x0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.3 x2.5 x3.6 x2.8 x
$, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

221.8 m246.8 m211.1 m271.8 m

Depreciation and Amortization

31.8 m34.4 m37.7 m41.2 m


(11 m)(8.7 m)(14 m)1.8 m

Accounts Payable

(2.5 m)6.9 m(1.3 m)7.3 m

Cash From Operating Activities

268.4 m288.2 m262 m331.2 m

Purchases of PP&E

(47.2 m)(43.6 m)(62.1 m)(60.9 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(220.5 m)(230.5 m)(138.5 m)(102.2 m)

Long-term Borrowings

(208.1 m)(107.6 m)(289.2 m)(392.8 m)

Dividends Paid

(40.5 m)(48.4 m)(54.8 m)(56.4 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(52.4 m)(53.5 m)(111 m)(210.3 m)
$, USDY, 2016


20.1 x


23.6 x


290.3 k


1.1 x


0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x

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