Umicore Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1805

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 11,948


  • Stock Symbol
  • UMI

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 32

  • Share Price
  • $17.59
  • (As of Tuesday Closing)

Umicore General Information


Umicore SA operations are divided into the following business groups: Catalysis, Energy & Surface Technologies and Recycling. The Catalysis segment provides automotive catalysts for gasoline and diesel light and heavy-duty diesel applications, including on-road & non-road vehicles. The Energy & Surface Technologies segment is focused on products that are found in applications used in the production and storage of clean energy and in a range of applications for surface technologies that bring specific properties and functionalities to end products. The Recycling segment treats complex waste streams containing precious and other speciality metals. The majority of revenue is from the Recycling segment. Geographically, the majority is from Europe.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Union Miniere S A
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Environmental Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Other Equipment
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • Broekstraat 31
  • Rue du Marais
  • 1000 Brussels
  • Belgium

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Umicore Stock Performance

(As of Tuesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$17.59 $17.97 $17.43 - $31.60 $4.23B 240M 559K $1.73

Umicore Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 8,149,726 8,149,726 9,836,724 11,060,504
Revenue 19,765,071 19,765,071 26,742,988 28,439,530
EBITDA 937,593 937,593 1,130,769 1,346,854
Net Income 416,680 416,680 599,171 731,794
Total Assets 11,016,050 11,016,050 10,662,175 10,241,209
Total Debt 3,044,871 3,044,871 2,519,879 2,447,210
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Umicore Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Umicore Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Environmental Services (B2B)
Brussels, Belgium
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Umicore Competitors (1)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
BASF Corporation Ludwigshafen, Germany 000000 00000000
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Umicore Patents

Umicore Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
DE-202023103298-U1 Coating device for a substrate body Active 15-Jun-2023 000000000 0
DE-202023103234-U1 Coating device Active 13-Jun-2023 00000000 00
DE-202023100970-U1 Coating device Active 01-Mar-2023 00000000 00
EP-4345940-A1 Negative electrode for li-ion battery Pending 27-Sep-2022 000000000 0
CA-3174697-A1 Rising a polymer electrolyte and a nickel based cathode active material Pending 19-Sep-2022
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Umicore Executive Team (30)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Bart Sap Chief Executive Officer
Olivier Ghyssens Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Umicore Battery Materials
Wannes Peferoen Chief Financial Officer
Frank Daufenbach Chief Strategy Officer
James Wu Director, Mergers & Acquisitions
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Umicore Board Members (8)

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Umicore Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Umicore Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Umicore Investments & Acquisitions (32)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Blue Current 31-Mar-2023 00000 0000 0000 Electrical Equipment
Joint Venture (PowerCo / Umicore) 26-Sep-2022 00000 0000 Automotive 0000000 0
Solid Power 03-May-2021 00000 0000 00000 Electrical Equipment
Solid Power 13-Oct-2020 00000 0000 0000 Electrical Equipment
Freeport-McMoRan (Cobalt Refinery in Kokkola and Cobalt Cathode Precursor Business) 30-Nov-2019 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Multi-line Chemicals
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Umicore Subsidiaries (9)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Todini & Company Distributors/Wholesale Monza, Italy 2005
Umicore Autocat Sweden Other Chemicals and Gases Karlskoga, Sweden 0000
Umicore Coating Services Other Commercial Products Dundee, United Kingdom 0000
Ordeg Company Environmental Services (B2B) Seoul, South Korea 0000
Palm Commodities International Industrial Chemicals La Vergne, TN 0000
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Umicore ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated May, 31, 2024

22.99 | Med Risk

Risk Scale

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Umicore Exits (7)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Solid Power 03-May-2021 00000 00000 00 00000 Completed
  • 4 buyers
Solid Power 13-Oct-2020 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 9 buyers
Elevance 11-Jun-2018 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 2 buyers
OXIS Energy 22-Feb-2018 00000 00000 00 00.000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
Umicore Vital Thin Film Technologies 31-Jul-2014 Joint Venture Completed
  • 2 buyers
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Umicore FAQs

  • When was Umicore founded?

    Umicore was founded in 1805.

  • Who is the CEO of Umicore?

    Bart Sap is the CEO of Umicore.

  • Where is Umicore headquartered?

    Umicore is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium.

  • What is the size of Umicore?

    Umicore has 11,948 total employees.

  • What industry is Umicore in?

    Umicore’s primary industry is Environmental Services (B2B).

  • Is Umicore a private or public company?

    Umicore is a Public company.

  • What is Umicore’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Umicore is UMI.

  • What is the current stock price of Umicore?

    As of 11-Jun-2024 the stock price of Umicore is $17.59.

  • What is the current market cap of Umicore?

    The current market capitalization of Umicore is $4.23B.

  • What is Umicore’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Umicore is $19.8B.

  • Who are Umicore’s competitors?

    BASF is a competitor of Umicore.

  • What is Umicore’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Umicore’s EPS for 12 months was $1.73.

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