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Schaeffler is a company that develops and manufactures high-precision components and systems in engine, transmission, and chassis applications, as well as rolling and plain bearing solutions for industrial applications. It offers technologies for vehicles with only an internal combustion engine and for hybrid and electric vehicles, as well as components and systems for rotary and linear movements, services, maintenance products, and monitoring systems. The company also provides repair solutions in original-equipment quality for the automotive spare parts market.

TypePublic
Founded1946
HQHerzogenaurach, DE
Websiteschaeffler.com
Employee Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)84,445(-3%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)€14.4 B(+2%)
Share Price (May 2021)€7.6(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Schaeffler

Klaus Rosenfeld

Klaus Rosenfeld

Chief Executive Officer
Uwe Wagner

Uwe Wagner

Chief Technology Officer
Klaus Patzak

Klaus Patzak

Chief Financial Officer
Andreas Schick

Andreas Schick

Chief Operating Officer
Corinna Schittenhelm

Corinna Schittenhelm

Chief Human Resources Officer
Michael Söding

Michael Söding

CEO Automotive Aftermarket
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Schaeffler Office Locations

Schaeffler has offices in Herzogenaurach, Berlin, Bühl, Clausthal-Zellerfeld and in 160 other locations
Herzogenaurach, DE (HQ)
Industriestraße 1
Berlin, DE
Neustädtische Kirchstraße 6
Bühl, DE
Bußmatten 2
Bühl, DE
Industriestraße 3
Clausthal-Zellerfeld, DE
Sachsenweg 7
Eltmann, DE
Industriestraße 2
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Schaeffler Financials and Metrics

Schaeffler Revenue

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Schaeffler's revenue was reported to be €14.43 b in FY, 2019 which is a 1.3% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2019)

14.4b

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

1.3%

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

3.6b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

24.8%

Net income (FY, 2019)

440.0m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

790.0m

Market capitalization (3-May-2021)

5.1b

Closing stock price (3-May-2021)

7.6

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

668.0m

EV

7.8b
Schaeffler's current market capitalization is €5.1 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

13.3b14.0b14.2b14.4b

Revenue growth, %

1%5%2%1%

Cost of goods sold

9.6b10.2b10.6b10.9b

Gross profit

3.8b3.8b3.7b3.6b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

3.6b3.5b3.4b3.6b3.6b3.5b3.6b3.6b3.6b

Cost of goods sold

2.5b2.6b2.5b2.6b2.7b2.6b2.7b2.7b2.7b

Gross profit

1.0b921.0m964.0m960.0m973.0m934.0m914.0m899.0m917.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

29%27%28%27%27%27%25%25%25%
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.1b698.0m801.0m668.0m

Accounts Receivable

2.2b2.2b2.0b2.1b

Inventories

1.9b2.0b2.2b2.1b

Current Assets

5.6b5.4b5.5b5.5b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Cash

947.0m399.0k719.0m672.0m507.0m731.0m2.1b559.0m648.0m

Accounts Receivable

2.5b2.3m2.3b2.3b2.3b2.2b2.2b2.2b2.2b

Inventories

2.0b2.0m2.1b2.2b2.3b2.4b2.3b2.3b2.3b

Current Assets

5.9b5.2m5.6b5.6b5.6b5.9b7.2b5.7b5.7b
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

737.0m767.0m821.0m980.0m

Inventories

(88.0m)(206.0m)(166.0m)77.0m

Accounts Payable

271.0m261.0m63.0m(145.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.9b1.8b1.6b1.6b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

189.0m382.0m571.0m196.0m397.0m605.0m242.0m479.0m725.0m

Inventories

(93.0m)(161.0m)(242.0m)(159.0m)(280.0m)(352.0m)(117.0m)(141.0m)(40.0m)

Accounts Payable

40.0m38.0m105.0m79.0m99.0m119.0m62.0m(55.0m)(137.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

186.0m506.0m1.1b237.0m520.0m983.0m154.0m384.0m994.0m
EURFY, 2016

EV/EBIT

7.7 x

EV/CFO

6.4 x

EV/FCF

16.5 x

Revenue/Employee

153.9k

Debt/Equity

1.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

5.8 x
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Schaeffler Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Countries

50505050

Manufacturing Locations

7475747370

Patent Applications

2.52 k2.33 k2.32 k2.38 k2.42 k

Research Centers

1717182020
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Schaeffler Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
XTRONIC GmbHMay 03, 2019
Elmotec StatomatJanuary 31, 2019
Compact Dynamics GmbHDecember 12, 2017
Naco Technologies LtdDecember 07, 2015
Schaeffler Friction Products GmbHFebruary 29, 2008
afr-consulting GmbH
AS Auslandsholding GmbH
CBF Europe GmbH
CVT Beteiligungsverwaltungs GmbH
CVT Verwaltungs GmbH & Co. Patentverwertungs KG
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Schaeffler Revenue Breakdown

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Schaeffler revenue breakdown by business segment: 62.6% from Automotive Original Equipment Manufacturer, 12.8% from Automotive Aftermarket and 24.5% from Industrial

Schaeffler revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 10.4% from Asia/Pacific, 19.2% from Greater China, 21.9% from Americas and 48.5% from Europe

Schaeffler Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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Schaeffler Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Schaeffler Online and Social Media Presence

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Schaeffler News and Updates

Germany’s Schaeffler to build a new plant in Hungary for 70 million euros

German automotive industry supplier Schaeffler is building a new plant in Szombathely, western Hungary, for 23.5 billion forints (70 million euros), creating 150 new jobs. “Within the framework of its new strategy, Schaeffler, which is the world’s 23rd largest automotive industry supplier, is contin…

Schaeffler Supplies Modular Hybrid Transmission to 2020 Ford Explorer, Ford Police Interceptor® Utility and Lincoln Aviator

TROY, Mich., Nov. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler is supplying its modular hybrid transmission to the 2020 Ford Explorer and Police Interceptor® Utility, as well as the 2020 Lincoln Aviator. One of Schaeffler's latest E-Mobility technologies, the...

Schaeffler and Siemens Mobility develop intelligent axlebox generator

SCHWEINFURT, Germany and MUNICH, June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers who want to digitally monitor their freight train fleets can do so in an easy and efficient manner by using a solution developed by Schaeffler and Siemens Mobility. The intelligent axlebox generator innovation project ...

Schaeffler Executive to Keynote; Discuss Trends and Industry Changes at Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers Annual Meeting & Exhibition

TROY, Mich., May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Addressing key trends, changes and challenges facing today's lubrication industry, Schaeffler with share insight into its technical efforts and expertise at The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) Annual Meeting & Exhibition....

Now Even Stronger - Schaeffler Clutch Repair Portfolio for Asian Vehicles Expanded

A total of more than 450 solutions for Asian vehicles in the program Over 100 new article numbers recently added Market-leading coverage of the European car parc LANGEN, Germany and DUBAI, UAE, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Schaeffler's Automotive Aftermarket division has significantly...

Maruti’s diesel phase out plan not good news: Schaeffler India CEO

Schaeffler India CEO Dharmesh Arora was speaking about the impact India’s largest carmaker’s decision would leave on Schaeffler India’s annual business next year.Maruti Suzuki is Schaeffler India’s largest customer in the PV segment
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Schaeffler Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Schaeffler founded?

    Schaeffler was founded in 1946.

  • Who are Schaeffler key executives?

    Schaeffler's key executives are Klaus Rosenfeld, Uwe Wagner and Klaus Patzak.

  • How many employees does Schaeffler have?

    Schaeffler has 84,445 employees.

  • What is Schaeffler revenue?

    Latest Schaeffler annual revenue is €14.4 b.

  • What is Schaeffler revenue per employee?

    Latest Schaeffler revenue per employee is €170.8 k.

  • Who are Schaeffler competitors?

    Competitors of Schaeffler include NSK, igus and Nidec.

  • Where is Schaeffler headquarters?

    Schaeffler headquarters is located at Industriestraße 1, Herzogenaurach.

  • Where are Schaeffler offices?

    Schaeffler has offices in Herzogenaurach, Berlin, Bühl, Clausthal-Zellerfeld and in 160 other locations.

  • How many offices does Schaeffler have?

    Schaeffler has 183 offices.