COMET Group Overview

  • Founded
  • 1948
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 1,330
  • Stock Symbol
  • COTN
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 5
  • Share Price
  • $180.68
  • (As of Friday Closing)

COMET Group General Information


Comet Holding AG is a vendor of x-ray, radio frequency (RF) power and ebeam technology. It markets its systems and services, under the Comet, Yxlon and ebeam brands. Yxlon x-ray systems for non-destructive testing are supplied to end customers in the automotive, aerospace, electronics and energy sectors. Under the Comet brand, the group builds components and modules such as x-ray sources, vacuum capacitors, RF generators and impedance matching networks, marketed to manufacturers in the automotive, aerospace, semiconductor and solar industries as well as the security sector. Under the ebeam brand, the group develops and markets compact ebeam sets for the treatment of surfaces in the food and printing industries.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Gesellschaft für elektronische Röhren
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Diagnostic Equipment
Other Industries
Other Healthcare Technology Systems
Stock Exchange
Primary Office
  • Herrengasse 10
  • 3175 Flamatt
  • Switzerland
+41 031 000 00 00
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COMET Group Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$180.68 $179.06 $73.72 - $185.98 $1.4B 7.76M 18.8K $2.85

COMET Group Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 30-Jun-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019 FY 2018 31-Dec-2018 FY 2017 31-Dec-2017
EV 1,132,775 1,026,524 662,688 1,234,878
Revenue 385,731 373,958 445,898 450,323
EBITDA 48,268 37,059 35,699 64,190
Net Income 22,162 12,103 12,617 35,890
Total Assets 414,958 404,271 386,237 415,341
Total Debt 83,119 88,017 83,262 86,752
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COMET Group Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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COMET Group Executive Team (12)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Kevin Crofton Chief Executive Officer
Thomas Wenzel President X-Ray Systems
Eric Dubuis Ph.D Chief Information Officer & Interim Chief Human Resources Officer
Rolf Huber Vice Chairman
Heinz Kundert Interim Chief Executive Officer, Chairman and Board Member
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COMET Group Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
00000 0000000 Self Interim Chief Executive Officer, Chairman and Board Member 000 0000
0000 00000 COMET Group Vice Chairman 000 0000
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COMET Group Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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COMET Group Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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COMET Group Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 00000000 00 30-Sep-2020 000000000000000000 Business/Productivity Software 000000 000000
000000000 03-Jul-2017 000000000000000000 000.00 Electronics (B2C)
000 0000000000 000 27-Apr-2015 000000000000000000 Other Commercial Products 000000 00000000
00000000 00-000000 17-Aug-2011 000000000000000000 00.000 Electrical Equipment
YXLON International 01-Jul-2007 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Electronic Equipment and Instruments 000000 000000
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COMET Group Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Lavorwash Electronics (B2C) Pegognaga, Italy 1975
00000 000000000000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Hamburg, Germany 0000
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