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  • Prev Rank-
  • Location
    Fulton, Md.
  • Industry
    Industrial Machinery
  • Sector
    Industrial
  • F1000 Rank
    579
  • G500 Rank-
  • Current Streak-

Acquisitions, acquisitions, and more acquisitions is how this global manufacturer of welding and fabrication products gets ahead. Since 2011, Colfax has acquired six companies worth more than $3.9 billion and has seen its revenue grow fivefold from $693.4 million in 2011 to $4.2 billion in 2013.

Its most recent acquisition of welding product supplier Soldex for $235 million will allow Colfax to expand into emerging South American markets. The company currently has about 40 production facilities in 20 countries around the world.

Net sales for the second quarter of 2014 were $1.2 billion, an increase of 12% compared to the previous year.

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Company Information

Location
Fulton, Md.
Industry
Industrial Machinery
Sector
Industrial
Current Streak-

Revenue, Net Income

Revenue Past Four Quarters
4314
Net Income Past Four Quarters197.8

Growth Rates & Ranks

EPS Growth Rank50
EPS 3 yr Annual Growth Rate Pct56
Revenue Growth Rank2
Rev 3 yr Annual Growth Rate120
Total Return 3 yr Annual Rate44
Total Return Rank
27
Beat S&P 3 yr Annual Growth Rate?
yes
P/E current fiscal year profits (est.)
29.7