BASF Overview

  • Founded
  • 1865
Founded
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 117,922
Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • BAS
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 115
  • Share Price
  • $68.41
  • (As of Friday Closing)

BASF General Information

Description

Based in Germany, BASF is the world's largest chemical company, with products spanning the full spectrum of commodities to specialities. In addition, the company is a strong player in agricultural crop protection. Given its sheer size, BASF has a top-three market position in 70% of its businesses. Around half of sales are generated in Europe, while North America and Asia each account for about 20% of sales.

Contact Information

Website
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Holding Companies
Other Industries
Industrial Chemicals
Agricultural Chemicals
Commodity Chemicals
Multi-line Chemicals
Stock Exchange
ETR
Primary Office
  • Carl-Bosch-Strasse 38
  • 67056 Ludwigshafen
  • Germany
+49 0621 000
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BASF Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$68.41 $68.45 $41.17 - $78.06 $62.8B 918M 3.19M -$2.40

BASF Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 30-Sep-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019 FY 2018 31-Dec-2018 FY 2017 31-Dec-2017
EV 79,995,364 89,743,224 85,522,063 116,015,027
Revenue 64,842,902 66,400,985 71,063,594 69,045,122
EBITDA 5,826,123 9,130,191 11,187,029 13,067,406
Net Income (2,199,487) 9,426,844 5,554,572 6,854,552
Total Assets 102,110,948 97,398,960 99,011,668 94,498,164
Total Debt 25,314,940 22,830,227 24,521,849 22,375,651
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BASF Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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117,922 As of 2020

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BASF Competitors (9)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Arkema Corporation Colombes, France 00000 00000 00000000000 00000
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000000 0000000000 Private Equity-Backed Essen, Germany 00000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
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BASF Executive Team (95)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Beate Ehle Ph.D President, Market and Business Development and Executive Vice President
Vincent Gros President Agricultural Solutions division.
Michael Stumpp President, BASF Group, Mexico, Central America & the Caribbean
Dirk Bremm President, Coatings division
Ralf Spettmann President, Construction Chemicals Division
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BASF Board Members (24)

Name Representing Role Since
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0000-000000 00000 00.0 BASF Chief Financial Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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BASF 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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BASF Investments & Acquisitions (115)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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000000000 (000-0) 01-Sep-2020 000000000 00000 00 Buildings and Property
00000000 20-Jul-2020 00000 00000 00 Animal Husbandry
Cloudfarms 07-Jul-2020 Merger/Acquisition Business/Productivity Software 0000000 0000000
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BASF Subsidiaries (19)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Cloudfarms Business/Productivity Software Bratislava, Slovakia 2013
00000000 000000000 Other Semiconductors Rheinbach, Germany 0000
00000000 Printing Services (B2B) Villejuif, France 0000
0000 00000000000 0 Corporate Pension Florham Park, NJ 0000
0000 0000000 00000 Corporate Venture Capital Ludwigshafen, Germany 0000
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BASF Exits (11)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000 07-Oct-2016 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
00000 00000000000 01-Oct-2011 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
0000 0000000000000 17-Aug-2011 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000
0000 0000 01-Jan-2009 000000000000000000 Completed
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Master Builders Solutions 01-Jul-2006 Merger/Acquisition 00.000 Completed
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