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Smiths Group is a company that designs, manufactures, and sells various products and services for the threat and contraband detection, medical devices, energy, communications, and engineered components markets. It operates through John Crane, Smiths Medical, Smiths Detection, Smiths Interconnect, and Flex-Tek divisions. The John Crane division offers engineered products and services comprising mechanical seals, seal support systems, engineered bearings, power transmission couplings, and specialist filtration systems. The Smiths Medical division provides specialty medical devices and consumables. The Smiths Detection division offers detection technologies comprising sensors and systems that detect and identify explosives, narcotics, weapons, and chemical agents. The Smiths Interconnect division provides electronic and radiofrequency board-level and waveguide devices, connectors, cables, test sockets, and sub-systems. The Flex-Tek division offers engineered components that heat and move fluids and gases for aerospace, consumer products, construction, medical, and industrial applications.

TypePublic
Founded1851
HQLondon, GB
Websitesmiths.com
Employee Ratings3.5

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2020)23,100(+5%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)£2.5 B(+3%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)£15
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Smiths Group

Andy Reynolds Smith

Andy Reynolds Smith

Chief Executive, Director
John Shipsey

John Shipsey

Chief Financial Officer
Karen Bomba

Karen Bomba

President, Smiths Interconnect
Roland Carter

Roland Carter

President, Smiths Detection and Asia Pacific
Julian Fagge

Julian Fagge

Group Strategy and M&A Director - CEO, Flex-Tek Group
Jehanzeb Noor

Jehanzeb Noor

Chief Executive Officer, Smiths Medical
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Smiths Group Office Locations

Smiths Group has offices in London, Manchester, Plymouth, Macquarie Park and in 20 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
4th Floor 11 St James's Square
London, GB
2 Riding House St, Marylebone
Manchester, GB
Saint James House, 7 Charlotte St
Macquarie Park, AU
97 Waterloo Rd
Brunn am Gebirge, AT
Europaring
Mississauga, CA
3002-6865 Century Ave
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Smiths Group Financials and Metrics

Smiths Group Revenue

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Smiths Group's revenue was reported to be £2.55 b in FY, 2020 which is a 2% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2020)

2.5b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

2%

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

989.0m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

38.8%

Net income (FY, 2020)

267.0m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

241.0m

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2020)

6.0b

Closing stock price (13-Nov-2020)

15.0

Cash (31-Jul-2020)

366.0m

EV

7.2b
Smiths Group's current market capitalization is £6 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

3.2b2.5b2.5b

Revenue growth, %

(2%)(22%)2%

Cost of goods sold

1.7b1.4b1.6b

Gross profit

1.5b1.1b989.0m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

1.5b1.6b1.2b

Cost of goods sold

838.0m856.0m731.0m

Gross profit

711.0m717.0m509.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

46%46%41%
Annual
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

717.0m289.0m366.0m

Accounts Receivable

790.0m816.0m679.0m

Inventories

466.0m417.0m446.0m

Current Assets

2.0b2.7b2.8b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Cash

591.0m480.0m206.0m

Accounts Receivable

704.0m786.0m666.0m

Inventories

439.0m513.0m470.0m

Current Assets

1.7b1.8b2.5b
Annual
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

279.0m142.0m67.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

126.0m137.0m144.0m

Inventories

(17.0m)(48.0m)(73.0m)

Accounts Payable

21.0m66.0m47.0m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Net Income

104.0m121.0m145.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

65.0m61.0m55.0m

Inventories

(18.0m)(50.0m)(98.0m)

Accounts Payable

(31.0m)(16.0m)(78.0m)
GBPH1, 2018

Debt/Equity

0.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.4 x

P/E Ratio

2.0
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Smiths Group Operating Metrics

FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019H1, 2020FY, 2020

Adjusted Claims

273 k275 k277 k281 k285 k287 k297 k

Countries

200 50 50 50 50

Locations

350

Suppliers

12 k
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Smiths Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Reflex Photonics Inc.October 31, 2019c$40 m
United Flexible IncFebruary 19, 2019
Seebach GmbHJune 13, 2018
Morpho DetectionApril 21, 2016$710 m
DHD HoldingJuly 02, 2004
Allrizon-Tongguang Communications Equipment (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
CDI Energy Services, Inc.
CVE Trustee Limited
Dowty Rotol
EIS Group Plc
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Smiths Group Revenue Breakdown

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Smiths Group revenue breakdown by business segment: 18.8% from Flex-Tek, 12.1% from Smiths Interconnect, 31.6% from Smiths Detection and 37.5% from John Crane

Smiths Group revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 22.8% from Europe, 49.6% from Americas, 9.6% from Rest of the World and 18.1% from Asia-Pacific

Smiths Group Cybersecurity Score

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76/100

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Smiths Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Smiths Group News and Updates

Smiths Group shares tumble as profit halves during pandemic

Shares in Smiths Group sank as much as eight per cent this morning, as the industrials conglomerate reported a 48 The post Smiths Group shares tumble as profit halves during pandemic appeared first on CityAM.

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Smiths Group Boosts Production of Ventilators in U.K. Amid Virus

Smiths Group Boosts Production of Ventilators in U.K. Amid Virus

UPDATE 1-UK's Smiths Group chief likely to step down next year -report

Smiths Group Plc's Chief Executive Andy Reynolds Smith will likely step down next year after a demerger of its medical unit, the Sunday Times reported.

Smiths Group puts medical equipment business up for sale: Bloomberg

Smiths Group has put its medical equipment business on the block, Bloomberg reported. First round bids are expected for the unit by the end of the year, the story said. Smiths’s medical equipment business could sell for more than $3 billion, Bloomberg said.

Global technology company Smiths Group today announced that its guidance fo

Global technology company Smiths Group today announced that its guidance for the year remained unchanged, based on a strong first [...] The post Smiths Group shares jump on the back of strong first quarter growth appeared first on CityAM.
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Smiths Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Smiths Group founded?

    Smiths Group was founded in 1851.

  • Who are Smiths Group key executives?

    Smiths Group's key executives are Andy Reynolds Smith, John Shipsey and Karen Bomba.

  • How many employees does Smiths Group have?

    Smiths Group has 23,100 employees.

  • What is Smiths Group revenue?

    Latest Smiths Group annual revenue is £2.5 b.

  • What is Smiths Group revenue per employee?

    Latest Smiths Group revenue per employee is £110.3 k.

  • Who are Smiths Group competitors?

    Competitors of Smiths Group include Parker Hannifin, Danaher and Becton Dickinson.

  • Where is Smiths Group headquarters?

    Smiths Group headquarters is located at 4th Floor 11 St James's Square, London.

  • Where are Smiths Group offices?

    Smiths Group has offices in London, Manchester, Plymouth, Macquarie Park and in 20 other locations.

  • How many offices does Smiths Group have?

    Smiths Group has 25 offices.