Cubic Corp.

9333 Balboa Avenue,
San Diego, California 92123
United States,
(858) 277-6780

Cubic Corp. designs and develops systems and solutions for the mass transit and global defense markets. Cubic operates via Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS), Mission Support Services (MSS), and Cubic Defense Systems (CDS). CTS specializes in the design, development, production, installation, maintenance and operation of automated fare payment, traffic management and enforcement solutions, real-time information collection systems, and revenue management infrastructure and technologies for transportation agencies. MSS provides comprehensive training and exercise, operations analysis, and modeling and simulation support, as well as training analysis, curriculum design, and operations and maintenance services to all four branches of the U.S. military, including the special operations forces, as well as to allied nations. In addition, MSS offers a broad range of specialized national security solutions to the intelligence community. CDS is a provider of air, ground combat, surface, and cyber training systems for the US and allied nations. These training solutions offer live, virtual, constructive, and game-based technology, integrated to optimize training effectiveness. CDS also supplies secure communications solutions, including Intelligence, data links, personal locator systems for search and rescue missions, and high power amplifiers for HF communications, and cross domain products. Cubic Corp. was formed in 1949 and is based in San Diego, California.

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Year ≤ '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # 5 1 1 2 1 1 11
vol $176M $115M $39M $243M $572M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0

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According to our data here at Mergr, Cubic has acquired 11 companies, including 6 in the last 5 years.

Cubic’s largest acquisition to date was in 2016, when it acquired GATR Technologies for $233M. Cubic has acquired in 5 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include technology hardware (37%) and business services (19%).

When analyzing the defense sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 24 defense companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, and 2 have acquired at least 5 companies. The most prolific strategic defense acquirer over the past 3 years is American Outdoor Brands, with 2 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the defense sector over the past 3 years is Arsenal Capital Partners with 1 platform acquisition.

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