Meggitt PLC

Atlantic House Aviation Park West,
Christchurch, BH23 6EW
United Kingdom,
+44 1202 597 597

Meggitt PLC provides engineering group specialising in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defence and energy markets.

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Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 9 - 3 - - - 12
vol $2.2B $584M $2.8B
Sell (0.4/yr) # 1 - - 1 - 1 3
vol $50M $89M $35M $173M

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Largest Dunlop Standard Aerospace Group
$1.5B (2004-07-05)
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Largest Meggitt Target Systems
$89M (2016-12-21)

According to our data here at Mergr, Meggitt has acquired 12 companies, including 4 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 3 assets.

Meggitt’s largest acquisition to date was in 2004, when it acquired Dunlop Standard Aerospace Group for $1.5B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2016, when it sold Meggitt Target Systems to QinetiQ Group for $89M. Meggitt has acquired in 5 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include aerospace (59%) and distribution (9%).

When analyzing the engineering sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 114 engineering companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 16 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 3 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic engineering acquirer over the past 3 years is Stantec, with 8 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the engineering sector over the past 3 years is Triton Partners with 2 platform acquisitions.

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