Nordson Corporation is a multinational corporation that designs and manufactures dispensing equipment for consumer and industrial adhesives, sealants and coatings. The Company's segments include Adhesive Dispensing Systems, Advanced Technology Systems, and Industrial Coating Systems.

The Adhesive Dispensing Systems segment delivers its precision dispensing and processing technology to various markets. The Advanced Technology Systems segment integrates its product technologies found in progressive stages of a customer's production process, such as surface treatment, precisely controlled automated, and post-dispense bond testing, optical inspection and X-ray inspection. The Industrial Coating Systems segment provides equipment used primarily for applying coatings, paint, finishes, sealants and other materials, and for curing and drying of dispensed material.

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TypePublic
HQWestlake, US
Founded1954
Size (employees)7,500 (est)
Websitenordson.com
Nordson was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Westlake, US
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Key People/Management at Nordson

Michael Hilton

Michael Hilton

President and Chief Executive Officer
Stephen Lovass

Stephen Lovass

EVP
Jeffrey Pembroke

Jeffrey Pembroke

EVP
Joe Stockunas

Joe Stockunas

EVP
Gregory Merk

Gregory Merk

EVP
Shelly Peet

Shelly Peet

EVP, Human Resources
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Nordson Office Locations

Nordson has offices in Westlake, Singapore, Moscow, Bistrița and in 61 other locations
Westlake, (HQ)
28601 Clemens Rd
Amherst,
300 Nordson Dr
Duluth,
11475 Lakefield Dr
Swainsboro,
1159 Empire Expy
Caballito,
433 José Bonifacio
Bella Vista,
6 Meridian Pl
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Nordson Financials and Metrics

Nordson Revenue

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Nordson's revenue was reported to be $2.07 b in FY, 2017 which is a 14.3% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

581.2m

Gross profit (Q3, 2018)

320.4m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2018), %

55.1%

Net income (Q3, 2018)

94.9m

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

135.6m

Market capitalization (4-Dec-2018)

6.8b

Closing stock price (4-Dec-2018)

116.1

Cash (31-Jul-2018)

266.8m

EV

8.0b
Nordson's current market capitalization is $6.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

1.7b1.8b2.1b

Revenue growth, %

360%7%14%

Cost of goods sold

774.7m815.5m928.0m

Gross profit

914.0m993.5m1.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

42.4m50.3m67.2m90.4m

Accounts Receivable

389.6m428.6m505.1m

Prepaid Expenses

21.2m29.4m28.6m

Inventories

225.7m220.4m264.3m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

46.9m49.7m53.2m40.9m51.5m61.0m60.7m47.9m60.3m87.7m88.4m110.7m132.8m155.9m266.8m

Accounts Receivable

348.3m316.1m375.8m343.9m382.8m412.6m358.4m428.7m498.8m488.3m512.4m

Prepaid Expenses

26.4m25.9m25.9m26.9m27.1m31.7m32.7m35.9m34.9m31.2m31.3m

Inventories

212.6m239.4m228.8m224.8m240.6m239.6m241.3m275.8m275.7m275.7m284.4m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

221.8m211.1m271.8m295.8m

Depreciation and Amortization

54.4m65.2m70.3m90.9m

Inventories

(10.7m)(14.2m)1.8m(19.7m)

Accounts Payable

(2.5m)(1.3m)7.3m4.8m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

34.9m96.8m174.7m42.9m92.1m161.5m41.2m111.8m196.0m50.0m114.5m216.0m104.6m195.8m290.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

14.5m29.2m43.8m16.0m32.2m49.1m17.2m35.2m52.8m18.5m39.4m65.4m26.3m53.7m81.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

47.7m102.2m183.0m25.9m117.4m167.3m48.5m126.9m194.7m78.0m139.4m216.2m109.3m212.3m342.9m

Purchases of PP&E

(7.9m)(16.5m)(27.9m)(16.8m)(36.2m)(48.9m)(11.1m)(25.5m)(45.5m)(10.1m)(27.0m)(49.3m)(16.7m)(33.0m)(46.0m)
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

59.3 x

EV/CFO

23.4 x

Debt/Equity

1.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Nordson Operating Metrics

Nordson's Backlog was reported to be $402m in FY, 2017.
FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Backlog

$229 m$274 m$402 m

Patents (US)

544 541 597

Patents (Foreign)

1.25 k1.21 k1.41 k

Patents Pending (US)

231 212 218
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Nordson Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Sonoscan, Inc.January 04, 2018
Vention MedicalFebruary 20, 2017$705 m
InterSelectFebruary 16, 2017
Plas-Pak IndustriesFebruary 02, 2017
LinkTech Quick CouplingsSeptember 01, 2016
ACE Production TechnologiesJanuary 06, 2016
MatriX Technologies GmbHSeptember 04, 2015$53 m
WAFO Schnecken und ZylinderAugust 03, 2015$7 m
LiquidynJune 15, 2015$14 m
DIMA GroupSeptember 02, 2014$6 m
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Nordson Revenue Breakdown

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Nordson revenue breakdown by business segment: 12.3% from Industrial Coating Systems, 43.4% from Advanced Technology Systems and 44.3% from Adhesive Dispensing Systems

Nordson revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 28.8% from Asia Pacific, 7.1% from Japan, 25.7% from Europe, 7.1% from Americas and 31.3% from United States

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Nordson Online and Social Media Presence

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Nordson News and Updates

Desktop Dispenser Market: Comprehensive study explores Huge Growth by key players MEurope & AmericasSHI, Nordson, Smart Vision, Tensunwdxefcqufszuzezftuxetqsqxt

The latest release from HTF MI highlights the key market trends impacting the growth of the Global Desktop Dispenser market. The study highlights influencing factors that are impacting or reinforcing market environment such as Government Policy, technological changes etc along with key market driver…

UV Curing Systems Market Analysis by Top Business Dymax, Nordson, Baldwin Technology, Heraeus Noblelight America, Hanovia, Uvexs, Scheugenpflug and more…

This UV Curing Systems market research report delves deep into the global UV Curing Systems market. It highlights the recent market scenario, growth in the past few years, and opportunities for manufacturers in the future for UV Curing Systems Market. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter …

Powder Coating Equipment Market will Account for AroundUS$ 3,275.2 Mn by 2024

Global Market Study on Powder Coating Equipment: General Metal Segment Projected to Gain High Market Share During the Forecast Period Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) Systems Global Market 2018: Key Players – Omron, Camtek, Viscom, Nordson Corporation, Gardien

Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) Systems -Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities and analysis of Top Key Player Forecast to 2023 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Bulk Delivery Systems Global Market 2018: Key Players – Nordson, Graco, ImTech, B&P Manufacturing, RWM Casters

Bulk Delivery Systems -Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities and Analysis Of Top Key Player Forecast To 2023 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Global Underfill Dispenser Market is Expected to Reach $80.05 billion by 2023

Market Research Report on Global Underfill Dispenser Market Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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Nordson Blogs

All In Print China 2018

Booth: N2A151

India PackProcess 2018

Booth:TBD

Scanpack 2018

Booth: B04:71

SMTAI 2018

Visit Nordson ASYMTEK and talk with the fluid dispensing and conformal coating experts
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Nordson Company Life and Culture

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Nordson Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Nordson founded?

    Nordson was founded in 1954.

  • Who are Nordson key executives?

    Nordson's key executives are Michael Hilton, Stephen Lovass and Jeffrey Pembroke.

  • How many employees does Nordson have?

    Nordson has 7,500 employees.

  • What is Nordson revenue?

    Latest Nordson annual revenue is $2.1 b.

  • What is Nordson revenue per employee?

    Latest Nordson revenue per employee is $275.6 k.

  • Who are Nordson competitors?

    Competitors of Nordson include LORD Corporation, Accudyne Industries and Carlisle Companies.

  • Where is Nordson headquarters?

    Nordson headquarters is located at 28601 Clemens Rd, Westlake.

  • Where are Nordson offices?

    Nordson has offices in Westlake, Singapore, Moscow, Bistrița and in 61 other locations.

  • How many offices does Nordson have?

    Nordson has 74 offices.