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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, WI, US
Websiterockwellautomation.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)23,500(+3%)
Job Openings301
Revenue (FY, 2020)$6.3 B(-5%)
Share Price (May 2021)$270.7(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Rockwell Automation

Blake Moret

Blake Moret

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Sujeet Chand

Sujeet Chand

Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
Steve Etzel

Steve Etzel

Senior Vice President, Finance
Rebecca House

Rebecca House

Senior Vice President, Chief People & Legal Officer
Elik Fooks

Elik Fooks

Senior Vice President, Corporate Development
Chris Nardecchia

Chris Nardecchia

Senior Vice President, Software & Control (Interim) & Chief Information Officer
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Rockwell Automation Office Locations

Rockwell Automation has offices in Milwaukee, Alpharetta, Bellevue, Burr Ridge and in 183 other locations
Milwaukee, WI, US (HQ)
1201 S 2nd St
Alpharetta, GA, US
11575 Great Oaks Way
Bellevue, WA, US
15375 SE 30th Pl #150
Burr Ridge, IL, US
180 Harvester Dr #190
Cary, NC, US
113 Edinburgh S Dr #200
Charlotte, NC, 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 $6.33 b in FY, 2020 which is a 5.5% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2021)

1.6b

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

646.5m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

41.3%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

590.4m

Market capitalization (7-May-2021)

31.4b

Closing stock price (7-May-2021)

270.7

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

730.4m

EV

33.1b
Rockwell Automation's current market capitalization is $31.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

6.3b6.7b6.7b6.3b

Revenue growth, %

7%6%0%(5%)

Cost of goods sold

3.7b3.8b3.8b3.7b

Gross profit

2.6b2.9b2.9b2.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

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

Cost of goods sold

889.5m950.4m957.0m903.6m949.0m934.8m981.6m982.5m839.8m918.8m

Gross profit

697.1m700.8m741.7m738.7m708.2m730.3m702.9m698.8m554.2m646.5m

Gross profit Margin, %

44%42%44%45%43%44%42%42%40%41%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.4b618.8m1.0b704.6m

Accounts Receivable

1.1b1.2b1.2b1.2b

Inventories

558.7m581.6m575.7m584.0m

Current Assets

4.4b2.8b3.0b2.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

1.5b1.4b940.1m632.3m780.0m788.8m926.2m641.8m909.8m730.4m

Accounts Receivable

1.1b1.2b1.1b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.2b1.4b

Inventories

570.8m570.4m570.3m627.2m665.4m656.3m625.3m629.0m674.8m640.6m

Current Assets

4.5b3.9b3.4b2.7b3.0b2.9b3.0b2.8b2.9b2.9b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

825.7m535.5m695.8m1.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

168.9m164.6m152.2m172.7m

Inventories

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

Accounts Payable

81.1m67.2m14.5m(5.0m)
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 $1.6b in FY, 2020.
FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Backlog

$1.16 b$1.21 b$1.3 b$1.41 b$1.37 b$1.56 b

Countries

80808080100100

Manufacturing Facilities

121313131313

Backlog (Architecture & Software)

$165.1 m$185.8 m$205.1 m$215.7 m$174.7 m$283.2 m
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Rockwell Automation Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Fiix Inc.November 17, 2020
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
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Rockwell Automation Revenue Breakdown

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Rockwell Automation revenue breakdown by business segment: 44.8% from Architecture & Software and 55.2% from Control Products & Solutions

Rockwell Automation revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 19.7% from Europe, Middle East and Africa, 59.4% from North America, 7.1% from Latin America and 13.7% from Asia Pacific

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Rockwell Automation Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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Rockwell Automation Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Rockwell Automation Online and Social Media Presence

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Rockwell Automation Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    69/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    76/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    74/100

  • Diversity

    B

    69/100

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Rockwell Automation News and Updates

Rockwell Automation and Comau Partner to Simplify Robot Integration for Manufacturers

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and digital transformation, and Comau, a global leader in industrial automation and robot manufacturer, announced today that they are joining forces to give businesses worldwide vital tools to maxim…

Rockwell Automation Appoints Greg Nicoloso as the New General Manager of ASEM S.r.l.

Rockwell Automation has announced the appointment of Greg Nicoloso as the new General Manager of ASEM, S.r.l., a leading provider of digital automation technologies, based in Artegna, Italy.

Rockwell Automation to Report Second Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) is scheduled to report its second quarter fiscal 2021 results on Wednesday, April 28, before the market opens. The release will be posted on the Rockwell Automation Investor Relations website at www.rockwellautomation.com/en-us/investors.html.

Rockwell Automation Names Bobby Griffin as Its First Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK), the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and digital transformation, today named Bobby Griffin to the newly created role of vice president, Human Resources, and Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer. Griffin will report to Senior Vi…

Rockwell Automation and Fanuc Join Forces to Address Manufacturing Skills Gap

Rockwell Automation and FANUC America recently came together to create accelerated work-and-learn apprenticeship programs preparing workers for jobs in advanced manufacturing, robotics, and automation.

Rockwell Automation Announces New Chief Financial Officer

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK), the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation and digital transformation, announced today that Nicholas Gangestad will join the company as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer on March 1. He will report to Rockwell Chairman and CEO …
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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, Sujeet Chand and Steve Etzel.

  • How many employees does Rockwell Automation have?

    Rockwell Automation has 23,500 employees.

  • What is Rockwell Automation revenue?

    Latest Rockwell Automation annual revenue is $6.3 b.

  • What is Rockwell Automation revenue per employee?

    Latest Rockwell Automation revenue per employee is $269.4 k.

  • Who are Rockwell Automation competitors?

    Competitors of Rockwell Automation include Yaskawa Electric, Shanghai Electric and ABB.

  • 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 183 other locations.

  • How many offices does Rockwell Automation have?

    Rockwell Automation has 188 offices.