Molex, Inc.

2222 Wellington Court,
Lisle, Illinois 60532
United States,
(630) 969-4550
www.molex.com

Molex Incorporated is a global manufacturer of electronic, electrical and fiber optic interconnection systems. Molex operates 45 manufacturing locations in 17 countries and employs more than 36,000 people globally.

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (1.4/yr) # 6 1 1 3 2 - 13
vol $256M $256M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
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$256M (2006-06-30)
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Molex was acquired by Koch Industries on September 09, 2013.

Molex has acquired 13 companies of its own, including 8 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

Molex’s largest acquisition to date was in 2006, when it acquired Woodhead Industries for $256M. Molex has acquired in 7 different US states, and 6 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include electrical equipment (47%) and medical products (24%).

When analyzing the electrical equipment sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 141 electrical equipment companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 10 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 4 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic electrical equipment acquirer over the past 3 years is Nidec, with 8 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the electrical equipment sector over the past 3 years is Madison Capital Funding LLC with 2 platform acquisitions.

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