A. M. Castle Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Distribution Company

A. M. Castle has acquired 4 companies. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

A. M. Castle’s largest acquisition to date was in 2006, when it acquired Transtar Metals for $180M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2016, when it sold Total Plastics Int l to Prophet Equity for $55M. A. M. Castle has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include distribution (75%) and metals/mining (25%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity5
    • M&A Buy Activity4
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 2
  • M&A Advisors 3

A. M. Castle & Co. (A. M. Castle)

1420 Kensington Road, Suite 220,
Oak Brook, Illinois 60523
United States,
(847) 455-7111
www.castlemetals.com

A. M. Castle is a metals and plastics distribution company. A. M. Castle was founded in 1890 and is based in Oak Brook, Illinois.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 4 - - - - - 4
vol $345M $345M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $55M $55M
  5

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Total Plastics, Int'l 2016-03-15 55M USD Divestiture
Kalamazoo, Michigan · www.totalplastics.com
Tube Supply, Inc. 2011-12-16 165M USD Add-on Acquisition
Houston, Texas · www.tubesupply.com
Transtar Metals, Inc. 2006-09-05 180M USD Add-on Acquisition
Franklin Park, Illinois · www.transtarmetals.com
Oliver Steel Plate Corp. 1998-07-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Bedford Heights, Ohio · www.oliversteel.com
Keystone Tube Co. 1997-04-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Chicago, Illinois
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Distribution 3 (75%) 345M (100%) 1 (100%) 55M (100%)
Metals/Mining 1 (25%) - - -
Total 4 $345M 1 $55M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 4 345M 1 55M
  Illinois 2 180M - -
  Texas 1 165M - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  Michigan - - 1 55M
Total 4 $345M 1 $55M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Jefferies LLC
1
William Blair & Co. LLC
1
Legal Deals
Winston & Strawn LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $345M
TOTAL $345M
Largest Transtar Metals, Inc.
$180M (2006-09-05)
sell # Total
< $100M 1 $55M
TOTAL $55M
Largest Total Plastics, Int'l
$55M (2016-03-15)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
25%
1 (25%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
100%
1 (100%)

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