Stanley Black & Decker is a global diversified industrial leader providing hand and power tools and related accessories, engineered fastening systems and products, services and equipment.
The company derives 70% of its revenues from tools and storage segment, followed by industrial (15%) and security (15%). It is the worldwide leader in tools and storage solutions and No.2 in commercial electronic security services.
Stanley Black & Decker provides solutions for oil & gas and infrastructure applications, commercial electronic security and monitoring systems, healthcare solutions, and mechanical access solutions.
Nearly, 55% of the company’s 2018 revenues were generated in the U.S., with the remainder from Europe (22%), emerging markets (14%) and Canada (4%). Stanley’s growing presence in the emerging markets represents a huge long-term opportunity for organic growth. Home centers and mass merchants in the U.S. and Europe are Stanley Black & Decker’s customers.
Lowe’s is its largest customer, accounting for more than 10% of the company’s consolidated sales.
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Key Investment Data
- Ticker: nyse:swk
- Sector: Industrials
- Industry: Tools & Accessories
- Market Cap: 30.35B
- P/E: 15.03
- Dividend Yield: 1.70%
- Payout Ratio (TTM): 24.90%
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