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SGL Carbon (formerly known as SGL Group) is a manufacturer of graphite and composite materials and products for chemical and industrial applications. The сompany operates in two business units: Composites - Fibers & Materials (CFM) and Graphite Materials & Systems (GMS). It offers carbon fibers, textiles, pre-impregnated materials, fiber-reinforced components, and specialty graphite solutions for the automotive, aerospace, energy storage, semiconductor, and other industries.

TypePublic
Founded1992
HQWiesbaden, DE
Websitesglcarbon.com
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)5,127
Job Openings10
Revenue (FY, 2018)€1 B(+22%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)€3.6 (+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at SGL Carbon

Torsten Derr

Torsten Derr

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer
Michael Majerus

Michael Majerus

Chief Financial Officer
Susanne Klatten

Susanne Klatten

Chair of the Supervisory Board
Markus Stettberger

Markus Stettberger

Board Member
Georg Denoke

Georg Denoke

Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Helmut Jodl

Helmut Jodl

Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board
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SGL Carbon Office Locations

SGL Carbon has offices in Wiesbaden, Bonn, Meitingen, Wackersdorf and in 25 other locations
Wiesbaden, DE (HQ)
Söhnleinstraße 8
Bonn, DE
Drachenburgstraße 1
Meitingen, DE
Werner-von-Siemens-Straße 18
Wackersdorf, DE
Oskar-von-Miller-Straße 18
Willich, DE
Siemensring 24
Ried im Innkreis, AT
Fischerstraße 8
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SGL Carbon Financials and Metrics

SGL Carbon Revenue

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SGL Carbon's revenue was reported to be €1.05 b in FY, 2018 which is a 21.8% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (Q3, 2019)

270.9m

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

51.6m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

19%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

(84.6m)

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

(60.3m)

Market capitalization (19-Nov-2020)

442.7m

Closing stock price (19-Nov-2020)

3.6

Cash (30-Sept-2019)

142.7m

EV

705.1m
SGL Carbon's current market capitalization is €442.7 m.
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

769.8m860.1m1.0b

Revenue growth, %

12%22%

Cost of goods sold

632.9m684.0m839.1m

Gross profit

136.9m176.1m208.4m
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

216.3m219.0m206.8m263.4m265.9m257.0m288.8m272.7m270.9m

Cost of goods sold

173.6m171.6m165.1m210.0m206.2m207.9m229.1m212.3m219.3m

Gross profit

42.7m47.4m41.7m53.4m59.7m49.1m59.7m60.4m51.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

20%22%20%20%22%19%21%22%19%
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

324.5m379.3m122.5m

Accounts Receivable

89.2m126.4m135.9m

Inventories

268.9m281.4m310.4m

Current Assets

324.5m882.8m742.2m
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Depreciation and Amortization

49.2m50.6m75.0m

Inventories

(9.7m)(26.2m)(43.8m)

Accounts Payable

7.3m(14.9m)14.7m

Cash From Operating Activities

(14.4m)(48.1m)19.0m
Half Year
EURH1, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

40.8m

Inventories

(14.5m)

Accounts Payable

5.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

15.4m
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q3, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

12.4m24.6m37.1m18.3m36.5m55.3m20.4m61.2m

Inventories

1.2m(10.8m)(18.8m)(10.7m)(22.2m)(38.9m)(7.9m)(6.0m)

Accounts Payable

(18.5m)(18.8m)(15.3m)6.5m2.6m4.9m(5.7m)4.2m

Cash From Operating Activities

(18.3m)(19.3m)(1.0m)(15.3m)(7.8m)3.6m4.1m29.9m
EURFY, 2016

EV/EBITDA

17.1 x

EV/EBIT

50.3 x

EV/CFO

-82.8 x

Revenue/Employee

142.5k

Debt/Equity

2.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

5.5 x

P/E Ratio

(7.1)
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SGL Carbon Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018Apr, 2019

Manufacturing Facilities

34 34 32 31

Manufacturing Facilities (Europe)

18 18 17

Manufacturing Facilities (North America)

9 9 8

Manufacturing Facilities (Asia)

7 7 7
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SGL Carbon Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Dr. Schnabel GmbHSeptember 04, 2007
Graphite Chemical Engineering Co. Ltd.
Hitco CARBON COMPOSITES Inc.
MUNDITEXTIL-COMÉRCIO INTERNACIONAL DE TÊXTEIS, Soc. Unip., LDA
Québec Inc.
SGL/A&R Immobiliengesellschaft Lemwerder mbH
SGL/A&R Real Estate Lemwerder GmbH & Co. KG
SGL/A&R Services Lemwerder GmbH
SGL BUSINESS SERVICES, UNIPESSOAL, LDA
SGL CARBON ASIA-PACIFIC SDN BHD
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SGL Carbon Revenue Breakdown

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SGL Carbon revenue breakdown by business segment: 40.3% from Composites – Fibers & Materials, 56.3% from Graphite Materials & Systems and 3.4% from Other

SGL Carbon revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 18.5% from Europe, 34.2% from Germany, 27.9% from Asia, 15.7% from North America and 3.8% from Other

SGL Carbon Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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SGL Carbon Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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SGL Carbon Online and Social Media Presence

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SGL Carbon News and Updates

Substantial Order for Graphite-Based Heat Exchangers from the US

SGL Carbon received a substantial order for a tailor-made set of graphite-based heat exchangers of different types from a big customer in the US back in May 2020. The completely assembled systems will be used by the customer to expand its capacity for the production of phosphoric acid as one of the …

https://www.sglcarbon.com/en/company/press/press-information/press-report/thomas-dippold-appointed-as-new-member-of-the-board-of-management-of-sgl-carbon-se-succeeding-dr-1/

During its meeting on August 17, 2020, the Supervisory Board of SGL Carbon SE decided to appoint Thomas Dippold as CFO and member of the Board of Management of SGL Carbon SE effective December 1, 2020 with a tenure of five years. Thomas Dippold will succeed the long-standing CFO Dr. Michael Majerus,…

As expected, SGL Carbon’s second quarter impacted by Corona pandemic – Sales and recurring EBIT significantly decreased in first half of 2020

As expected, the second quarter of SGL Carbon was impacted by the Corona pandemic, but not to the extent predicted in May when the quarterly statement for the period ended March 31, 2020 was published. Sales in the three months as per end of June decreased approximately 23 percent year-on-year, wher…

Consortium develops a new generation of thermal insulation for high-temperature furnaces

In the joint project "AeroFurnace" funded by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), the consortium, consisting of the Bavarian Center for Applied Energy Research e.V. (ZAE Bayern) as joint coordinator, the furnace manufacturer FCT Systeme, and SGL Carbon has succeeded in …

SGL Carbon SE presents an outlook for 2020 again based on the preliminary results for the second quarter 2020

In light of the uncertainties surrounding the further development, the duration as well as the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic, on April 1, 2020, the Board of Management of SGL Carbon SE decided to suspend the guidance for the fiscal year 2020 as published in the Annual Report 2019.

A Francoforte, forte ascesa per Sgl Carbon

Prepotente rialzo per Sgl Carbon, che mostra una salita bruciante del 2,69% sui valori precedenti.
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SGL Carbon Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was SGL Carbon founded?

    SGL Carbon was founded in 1992.

  • Who are SGL Carbon key executives?

    SGL Carbon's key executives are Torsten Derr, Michael Majerus and Susanne Klatten.

  • How many employees does SGL Carbon have?

    SGL Carbon has 5,127 employees.

  • What is SGL Carbon revenue?

    Latest SGL Carbon annual revenue is €1 b.

  • What is SGL Carbon revenue per employee?

    Latest SGL Carbon revenue per employee is €204.3 k.

  • Who are SGL Carbon competitors?

    Competitors of SGL Carbon include Euro-Composites, 3C-Carbon Group and Fritzmeier Composite.

  • Where is SGL Carbon headquarters?

    SGL Carbon headquarters is located at Söhnleinstraße 8, Wiesbaden.

  • Where are SGL Carbon offices?

    SGL Carbon has offices in Wiesbaden, Bonn, Meitingen, Wackersdorf and in 25 other locations.

  • How many offices does SGL Carbon have?

    SGL Carbon has 31 offices.