SIG Ireland’s mission is to give our customers the edge through value, reliability and service. In a major development in the building products market, following extensive research with customers, suppliers and employees, since December 1st 2014 SIG Ireland has re-branded our key business streams under the SIG portfolio. SIG Ireland is a subsidiary of SIG plc, a leading European distributor of insulation & energy management, interiors, exteriors and specialist construction products. SIG Ireland is well positioned to provide customers with technical expertise, combined with product availability through a strategically placed network of specialist centres. Delivering customer value is core to the SIG Ireland philosophy, by ensuring that quality products and services, which meet the rigorous demands of today’s commercial environments, are readily available from market leading manufacturers.

Company Growth (employees)
Sheffield, GB
Size (employees)
9,641 (est)
Sig was founded in 1957 and is headquartered in Sheffield, GB

Sig Office Locations

Sig has offices in Sheffield, Bala Cynwyd, Boston, New York and in 76 other locations
Sheffield, GB (HQ)
Europa View
New York, US
40 Wall Street
Boston, US
1 Boston Place
Bala Cynwyd, US
401 City Avenue
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Sig Data and Metrics

Sig Financial Metrics

Sig's revenue was reported to be £2.8 b in FY, 2016 which is a 11% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

2.8 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

751.6 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

(118.6 m)

Market capitalization (20-Jul-2017)

937.5 m

Closing share price (20-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

127.6 m
Sig's current market capitalization is £937.5 m.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.7 b2.6 b2.6 b2.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

2 b1.9 b1.9 b2.1 b

Gross profit

709.2 m704.1 m688.4 m751.6 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

693.8 m650.9 m622.5 m842.6 m

Pre tax profit

2.1 m39 m51.3 m(106.3 m)

Net Income

(14.3 m)34.5 m36.3 m(118.6 m)
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


118.7 m110.3 m146.2 m127.6 m

Accounts Receivable

369 m362.1 m468.1 m516.1 m

Current Assets

744.4 m723.9 m898.7 m915 m


187.5 m191.6 m166.1 m148.1 m


466.9 m468.8 m525.7 m429.6 m

Total Assets

1.4 b1.4 b1.6 b1.5 b

Accounts Payable

346.3 m223.2 m417.7 m440.6 m

Current Liabilities

375.3 m382.1 m753.1 m660.2 m

Total Liabilities

706.3 m720.6 m941.8 m953.9 m

Retained Earnings

(33.6 m)10.4 m8.4 m(147.1 m)

Total Equity

692.5 m663.7 m648.7 m538.8 m

Financial Leverage

2 x2.1 x2.5 x2.8 x
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

70.5 m78.7 m50.5 m66.2 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(23.7 m)(35.8 m)48.4 m(18.3 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(16.4 m)(4.5 m)(15 m)(12.3 m)
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

2.8 x

Sig Market Value History

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