Knowles Overview

  • Founded
  • 1946
Founded
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 7,000
Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • KN
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 4
  • Share Price
  • $20.11
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Knowles General Information

Description

Knowles Corp is a provider of advanced micro-acoustic, audio processing, and precision device solutions. It primarily serves the mobile consumer electronics, communications, medical, defense, aerospace, and industrial markets. The business activities of the group are functioned through Audio and PD segments. The Audio segment designs and manufactures innovative audio products, including microphones and balanced armature speakers, audio processors, and software and algorithms used in applications that serve the mobile, ear, and IoT markets, Whereas the PD group specializes in the design and delivery of highly engineered capacitors and RF devices for technically demanding applications.

Contact Information

Website
www.knowles.com
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Electronic Equipment and Instruments
Other Industries
Other Devices and Supplies
Computers, Parts and Peripherals
Stock Exchange
NYS
Primary Office
  • 1151 Maplewood Drive
  • Itasca, IL 60143
  • United States
+1 (630) 000-0000
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Knowles Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$20.11 $19.97 $14.03 - $22.11 $1.85B 92.8M 659K $0.31

Knowles Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Mar-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019 FY 2018 31-Dec-2018
EV 1,993,445 1,793,948 2,057,584 1,319,918
Revenue 802,200 764,300 854,800 826,900
EBITDA 69,000 88,300 135,200 129,500
Net Income 28,200 6,600 49,100 67,700
Total Assets 1,675,300 1,654,900 1,654,600 1,547,900
Total Debt 193,900 202,100 200,500 170,600
Public Fundamental Data provided by Morningstar, Inc. disclaimer

Knowles Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Knowles Comparisons

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Post Valuation
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Knowles Competitors (11)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Maxim Integrated Products Formerly VC-backed San Jose, CA 0000 000 000000&0 000
000000 00000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Enschede, Netherlands 00 00000000000
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000000 0000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Milpitas, CA 0000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
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Knowles Executive Team (16)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jeffrey Niew Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
John Anderson Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Senior Vice President
Daniel Giesecke Chief Operating Officer, Operations & Senior Vice President
Air Bastarrica Jr. Chief Accounting Officer, Accounting & Controller, Finance
Raymond Cabrera Chief Administrative Officer, Administration & Senior Vice President
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Knowles Board Members (11)

Name Representing Role Since
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Knowles Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Knowles Investments & Acquisitions (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000 15-Dec-2020 00000 00000 00 0000 General Purpose Semiconductors
000 (0000 00000000 20-Dec-2019 000000000000000000 000.00 Computers, Parts and Peripherals 0000000 0000
00000000 000 30-Jun-2015 000000000000000000 00000 Electronics (B2C) 0000000 0000
NXP Semiconductors Austria (Sound Solutions Business) 05-Jul-2011 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Electronics (B2C) 0000000 0000
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Knowles Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Knowles Europe Pension Plan Corporate Pension Brighton, United Kingdom 1961
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