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Rockwell Automation is a company providing industrial automation and information solutions. It operates through two segments. The Architecture and Software segment provides control platforms, software products that include configuration and visualization software, and other products, such as sensors, machine safety components, and linear motion control products. The Control Products and Solutions segment offers motor starters, motor, and circuit protection devices, push buttons, signaling devices, termination and protection devices, and various packaged automation and information solutions.
TypePublic
Founded1903
HQMilwaukee, US
Websiterockwellautomation.com
Employee Ratings3.8
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2019)23,000
Job Openings454
Revenue (FY, 2019)$6.7 B
Share Price (Nov 2020)$239.8 (+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Rockwell Automation

Blake Moret

Blake Moret

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Thomas Donato

Thomas Donato

Senior Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing
Sujeet Chand

Sujeet Chand

Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
Elik Fooks

Elik Fooks

Senior Vice President, Corporate Development
Patrick Goris

Patrick Goris

Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
John Genovesi

John Genovesi

Senior Vice President, Enterprise Accounts and Software
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Rockwell Automation Office Locations

Rockwell Automation has offices in Milwaukee, Alpharetta, Bellevue, Burr Ridge and in 186 other locations
Milwaukee, US (HQ)
1201 S 2nd St
Alpharetta, US
11575 Great Oaks Way
Bellevue, US
15375 SE 30th Pl #150
Burr Ridge, US
180 Harvester Dr #190
Cary, US
113 Edinburgh S Dr #200
Charlotte, US
9401 Southern Pine Blvd Suite E
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Rockwell Automation Financials and Metrics

Rockwell Automation Revenue

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Rockwell Automation's revenue was reported to be $6.69 b in FY, 2019 which is a 0.4% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2020)

1.4b

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

554.2m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

39.8%

Net income (Q3, 2020)

314.2m

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2020)

27.9b

Closing stock price (13-Nov-2020)

239.8

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

909.8m

EV

29.6b
Rockwell Automation's current market capitalization is $27.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

6.3b6.7b6.7b

Revenue growth, %

7%6%0%

Cost of goods sold

3.7b3.8b3.8b

Gross profit

2.6b2.9b2.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

1.6b1.7b1.7b1.6b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.4b

Cost of goods sold

889.5m950.4m957.0m903.6m949.0m934.8m981.6m982.5m839.8m

Gross profit

697.1m700.8m741.7m738.7m708.2m730.3m702.9m698.8m554.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

44%42%44%45%43%44%42%42%40%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.4b618.8m1.0b

Accounts Receivable

1.1b1.2b1.2b

Inventories

558.7m581.6m575.7m

Current Assets

4.4b2.8b3.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

1.5b1.4b940.1m632.3m780.0m788.8m926.2m641.8m909.8m

Accounts Receivable

1.1b1.2b1.1b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.2b

Inventories

570.8m570.4m570.3m627.2m665.4m656.3m625.3m629.0m674.8m

Current Assets

4.5b3.9b3.4b2.7b3.0b2.9b3.0b2.8b2.9b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

825.7m535.5m695.8m

Depreciation and Amortization

168.9m164.6m152.2m

Inventories

(30.4m)(37.4m)(4.9m)

Accounts Payable

81.1m67.2m14.5m
Quarterly
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

286.9k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.7 x
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Rockwell Automation Operating Metrics

Rockwell Automation's Backlog was reported to be $1.4b in FY, 2019.
FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Backlog

$1.16 b$1.21 b$1.30 b$1.41 b$1.37 b

Countries

80 80 80 80 100

Manufacturing Facilities

12 13 13 13 13
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Rockwell Automation Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
OyloOctober 02, 2020
ASEMMay 04, 2020
KalypsoFebruary 19, 2020
Avnet Cyber & Information SecurityJanuary 08, 2020
MESTECHOctober 01, 2019
Emulate3D LtdJanuary 28, 2019
Odos ImagingDecember 01, 2017
Maverick TechnologiesOctober 03, 2016
Automation Control ProductsSeptember 12, 2016
ThinManagerSeptember 01, 2016
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Rockwell Automation Revenue Breakdown

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Rockwell Automation revenue breakdown by business segment: 54.9% from Control Products & Solutions and 45.1% from Architecture & Software

Rockwell Automation revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 60.0% from North America, 18.7% from Europe, Middle East and Africa, 7.8% from Latin America and 13.6% from Asia Pacific

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Rockwell Automation Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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Rockwell Automation Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Rockwell Automation Online and Social Media Presence

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Rockwell Automation Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    67/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    77/100

  • Compensation

    B

    73/100

  • Diversity

    B

    69/100

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Rockwell Automation News and Updates

Rockwell Automation Elects William P. Gipson to Board of Directors

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and digital transformation, today announced that William P. Gipson was elected to its board of directors effective November 4, 2020.

Rockwell Automation releases DCS for plant operations

Rockwell Automation has unveiled its PlantPAx 5.0 distributed control system (DCS) to enhance the lifecycle of plant operations through digitisation.

Rockwell Automation Declares Increased Quarterly Dividend of $1.07 Per Share on Common Stock

The Board of Directors of Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), following its regular quarterly review, today declared a quarterly dividend of $1.07 per share on its outstanding common stock, payable December 10, 2020 to shareowners of record at the close of business on November 16, 2020

Rockwell Automation unveils new capabilities in FactoryTalk InnovationSuite to accelerate digital transformation

Rockwell Automation, Inc. announced a set of new capabilities for FactoryTalk InnovationSuite, powered by PTC to simplify, scale and accelerate digital transformation for industrial organizations. This news follows the recent announcement that the two companies are extending and expanding the scope …

PTC and Rockwell Automation Extend Strategic Alliance

Having already helped almost 250 new customers around the world to achieve their digital transformation goals, PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) and Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) announced today the expansion and early extension of their strategic alliance.

Rockwell Automation Introduces Next Generation Edge Gateway to Accelerate IT/OT Convergence

Today, Rockwell Automation introduced the first capability of its edge strategy with FactoryTalk Edge Gateway, to simplify and accelerate IT/OT convergence. Industrial enterprises struggle to aggregate operational data from heterogeneous sources and add relevant context from the source—such as proc…
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Rockwell Automation Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Rockwell Automation founded?

    Rockwell Automation was founded in 1903.

  • Who are Rockwell Automation key executives?

    Rockwell Automation's key executives are Blake Moret, Thomas Donato and Sujeet Chand.

  • How many employees does Rockwell Automation have?

    Rockwell Automation has 23,000 employees.

  • What is Rockwell Automation revenue?

    Latest Rockwell Automation annual revenue is $6.7 b.

  • What is Rockwell Automation revenue per employee?

    Latest Rockwell Automation revenue per employee is $291.1 k.

  • Who are Rockwell Automation competitors?

    Competitors of Rockwell Automation include Broetje-Automation, Yaskawa Electric and Shanghai Electric.

  • Where is Rockwell Automation headquarters?

    Rockwell Automation headquarters is located at 1201 S 2nd St, Milwaukee.

  • Where are Rockwell Automation offices?

    Rockwell Automation has offices in Milwaukee, Alpharetta, Bellevue, Burr Ridge and in 186 other locations.

  • How many offices does Rockwell Automation have?

    Rockwell Automation has 193 offices.