Rheinmetall AG

Rheinmetall AG

Rheinmetall AG

Overview
Date Founded

1927

Headquarters

Rheinmetall Platz 1,Dusseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen 40476

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

21.6K

Industries

Auto Parts & Tires
Wholesale: Industrial Products & Manufacturing
Aerospace & Defense

Company Description

Rheinmetall AG is a holding company, which engages in the production of automotive components and defence equipment. It operates through two segments: Defence and Automotive. The Defence segment offers vehicle, infantry equipment, protection and weapon systems, air defense systems, function sequence networking as well as simulation hardware and software. The Automotive segment supplies engine blocks, plain bearings, and pistons. The company was founded by Heinrich Ehrhardt on April 13, 1889 and is headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Executives & Employees

Chief Executive Officer

Head-Actuators Product Division, Pierburg GmbH

Chief Financial Officer, Head-Finance, Controlling & IT

Head-Human Resource

Chairman, Corporate Sector Automotive

Chairman-Automotive Corporate Sector

General Counsel

Head of Investor Relations

Head-Investor Relations & Corporate Communications

Head-Defence Press & Information

Supervisory Board

Former President at Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie e.V.

Professional at Rheinmetall AG

Former Purchasing & Supplier Network at BMW AG

Former Department Head & Research Assistant at Technical University of Munich

Professional at Rheinmetall AG

Professor, Leadership & Control Problems Enterprise at Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

Head-Actuators Product Division, Pierburg GmbH at Rheinmetall AG

Chief Executive Officer at Siteco Beleuchtungstechnik GmbH

Shareholder Representative, Supervisory Board at Rheinmetall AG

Professor, Applied Business Administration at Bochum University of Applied Sciences

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P. Schoenfeld Asset Management (PSAM) employs an event-driven investment strategy that seeks to achieve superior long-term risk-adjusted, absolute rates of return. The firm strives to globally arbitrage a diversified portfolio of securities and obligations involved in significant corporate events that may alter a company's control, capital structure or corporate strategy. PSAM seeks to capture arbitrage profit from pricing discrepancies in the securities, obligations and claims of companies involved in US, international, and cross-border mergers, takeovers, bankruptcies, liquidations, privatizations, spin-offs and other forms of corporate reorganizations. Their strategies result in low correlation to other asset classes.PSAM offers three distinct investment strategies: (1) event-driven/multi-strategy (2) credit opportunities and (3) merger arbitrage.PSAM's event-driven products include a globally-oriented strategy and a dedicated European investment strategy. Each strategy seeks to identify, invest in and hedge the securities and obligations of companies which are mispriced relative to their inherent or embedded value. The firm's even-driven strategies focus on mergers, credit investments and special situations.PSAM's credit opportunities strategy applies an event-driven and value-oriented approach to investments in the global credit markets. They invest in entities that are expected to undergo, or are currently undergoing, events that are likely to increase value including investments in companies that are stressed or distressed.The firm's merger arbitrage strategy invests in global announced merger transactions across a variety of sectors across a range of market-caps.

Recent Transactions
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Rheinmetall AG, Ks Huayu Alutech GmbH purchase Albert Hackerodt Maschinen- und Werkzeugbau GmbH & Co. KG

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Rheinmetall AG, Rheinmetall Simulation Australia Pty Ltd. purchase Sydac Pty Ltd. /Defence Business from Knorr-Bremse AG

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Rheinmetall AG, KSPG AG purchase Mechadyne International Ltd.

Transaction Advisors
Accountant

Advised onSmiths Group Plc purchases Heimann Systems GmbH from Rheinmetall AG

Investment Advisor

Advised onRheinmetall AG purchases Rheinmetall Nordic AS

Legal Advisor

Advised onRheinmetall AG purchases Rheinmetall Nordic AS

Clients

Ford Motor Co. engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of automobiles. It operates through the following segments: Automotive and Financial Services. The Automotive segment engages in designing, manufacturing, marketing and servicing of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs, and electrified vehicles, as well as Lincoln luxury vehicles. The Financial Services segment consists of Ford Credit, which offers automotive financing products to and through automotive dealers. The company was founded by Henry Ford on June 16, 1903 and is headquartered in Dearborn, MI.

General Motors Co. engages in the designing, manufacturing, and selling of cars, trucks, and automobile parts. It also provides automotive financing services through General Motors Financial Company, Inc. The firm operates through the following segments: GM North America, GM International, and GM Financial. It sells vehicles under the Chevrolet, Cadillac, Baojun, Buick, GMC, Holden, Jiefang, Wuling, Maven, and OnStar brands. The company was founded by William C. Durant on September 16, 1908 and is headquartered in Detroit, MI.

Renault SA engages in the manufacture of vehicle. It offers passenger cars, commercial vehicles, electric vehicles, and sport vehicles. The company operates through the following brands: Renault, Dacia, Renault Samsung Motors, Alpine, and LADA. Renault was founded by Louis Renault in 1898 and is headquartered in Boulogne-Billancourt, France.

Key Stats and Financials As of 2017
Market Capitalization
$3.16B
Total Enterprise Value
$4.37B
Earnings Per Share
$5.23
Revenue
$5.9B
Net Profit
$224M
EBITDA
$514M
EBITDAMargin
8.72%
Total Debt
$646M
Total Equity
$1.96B
Enterprise Value Sales
0.74x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
8.5x
TEVNet Income
19.52x
Debt TEV
0.15x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
7.94%
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
4.62%
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Competitors
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Leonardo SpA Aerospace & Defense - Rome, RM

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