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Nordson Corporation is engaged in engineering, manufacturing, and marketing of differentiated products used for dispensing adhesives, coatings, sealants, biomaterials and other materials for fluid management, test and inspection, as well as UV curing and plasma surface treatment. The Company serves consumer non-durable, durable and technology end markets including packaging, nonwovens, electronics, medical, appliances, energy, transportation, construction, and general product assembly and finishing.

TypePublic
Founded1954
HQWestlake, US
Websitenordson.com
Employee Ratings2.9

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)7,536
Job Openings386
Revenue (FY, 2018)$2.3 B(+10%)
Share Price (Mar 2019)$133 (+2%)

Key People/Management at Nordson Corporation

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 Corporation Office Locations

Nordson Corporation has offices in Westlake, Duluth, Amherst, Norwich and in 109 other locations
Westlake, US (HQ)
28601 Clemens Rd
Amherst, US
300 Nordson Dr
Amherst, US
300 Nordson Dr
Carlsbad, US
2765 Loker Ave W
Chippewa Falls, US
911 Kurth Rd
Concord, US
2470 Bates Ave A
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Nordson Corporation Financials and Metrics

Nordson Corporation Revenue

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Nordson Corporation's revenue was reported to be $2.25 b in FY, 2018
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2019)

497.9m

Gross profit (Q1, 2019)

269.0m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2019), %

54%

Net income (Q1, 2019)

48.6m

EBIT (Q1, 2019)

84.3m

Market capitalization (18-Mar-2019)

7.6b

Closing stock price (18-Mar-2019)

133.0

Cash (31-Jan-2019)

85.5m

EV

8.9b
Nordson Corporation's current market capitalization is $7.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.7b1.8b2.1b2.3b

Revenue growth, %

360%7%14%

Cost of goods sold

774.7m815.5m928.0m1.0b

Gross profit

914.0m993.5m1.1b1.2b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

42.4m50.3m67.2m90.4m95.7m

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, 2018Q1, 2019

Cash

46.9m49.7m53.2m40.9m51.5m61.0m60.7m47.9m60.3m87.7m88.4m110.7m132.8m155.9m266.8m85.5m

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, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

221.8m211.1m271.8m295.8m377.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

54.4m65.2m70.3m90.9m108.4m

Inventories

(10.7m)(14.2m)1.8m(19.7m)5.5m

Accounts Payable

(2.5m)(1.3m)7.3m4.8m(2.7m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019

Net Income

34.9m96.8m174.7m42.9m92.1m161.5m41.2m111.8m196.0m50.0m114.5m216.0m104.6m195.8m290.7m48.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

14.5m29.2m43.8m16.0m32.2m49.1m17.2m35.2m52.8m18.5m39.4m65.4m26.3m53.7m81.0m27.7m

Cash From Operating Activities

47.7m102.2m183.0m25.9m117.4m167.3m48.5m126.9m194.7m78.0m139.4m216.2m109.3m212.3m342.9m56.8m

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)(14.1m)
USDY, 2019

EV/EBIT

105.9 x

EV/CFO

156.9 x

Financial Leverage

2.4 x
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Nordson Corporation Operating Metrics

Nordson Corporation'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 Corporation 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 Corporation Revenue Breakdown

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Nordson Corporation 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 Corporation 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 Corporation Online and Social Media Presence

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Nordson Corporation News and Updates

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

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 Corporation Blogs

IPC APEX Expo 2019 - #2125

Come see the next generation of state-of-the-art Nordson ASYMTEK dispensing and conformal coating systems - from our newest jetting equipment to our latest coating technologies!

Pallet stabilization solution using hotmelt adhesive

Düsseldorf, Germany

NEPCON Japan 2019

Visit with Nordson ASYMTEK to learn about our newest technologies
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Nordson Corporation Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Nordson Corporation founded?

    Nordson Corporation was founded in 1954.

  • Who are Nordson Corporation key executives?

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

  • How many employees does Nordson Corporation have?

    Nordson Corporation has 7,536 employees.

  • What is Nordson Corporation revenue?

    Latest Nordson Corporation annual revenue is $2.3 b.

  • What is Nordson Corporation revenue per employee?

    Latest Nordson Corporation revenue per employee is $299.2 k.

  • Who are Nordson Corporation competitors?

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

  • Where is Nordson Corporation headquarters?

    Nordson Corporation headquarters is located at 28601 Clemens Rd, Westlake.

  • Where are Nordson Corporation offices?

    Nordson Corporation has offices in Westlake, Duluth, Amherst, Norwich and in 109 other locations.

  • How many offices does Nordson Corporation have?

    Nordson Corporation has 131 offices.