SPX Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Machinery Company

SPX has acquired 16 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 23 assets.

SPX’s largest acquisition to date was in 1998, when it acquired General Signal for $2.3B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2004, when it sold Edwards Systems Technology to General Electric for $1.4B. SPX has acquired in 8 different US states, and 6 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include machinery (38%) and manufacturing (19%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity39
    • M&A Buy Activity Activity16
    • M&A Sell Activity Activity23
  • Total Sectors Invested 6
  • Total Countries Invested 6
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 34
  • M&A Advisors 3

SPX Corp.

13320-A Ballantyne Corporate Place,
Charlotte, North Carolina 28277
United States,
(980) 474-3700

SPX is a global supplier of highly specialized, engineered solutions for the energy and food/beverage industries. Key products include processing systems and components for the food and beverage industry, pumps, valves and filtration equipment used in oil and gas processing, power transformers used by utility companies, and cooling systems for power generation plants and HVAC applications. SPX was formed in 1911 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 14 - - - 2 - 16
vol $5.5B $189M $5.6B
Sell (0.6/yr) # 20 1 1 - 1 - 23
vol $3.0B $48M $3.1B

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Largest General Signal Corp.
$2.3B (1998-07-21)
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Largest Edwards Systems Technology, Inc.
$1.4B (2004-11-15)

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