Gooch & Housego Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1948

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 1,030


  • Stock Symbol
  • GHH

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 15

  • Share Price
  • $6.51
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Gooch & Housego General Information


Gooch & Housego PLC provides photonics technology and solutions to industrial, aerospace and defense, life sciences, and scientific research applications. The company's product portfolio consists of acousto-optics, crystal optics, Electro-optics, instrumentation, fiber optics, and precision optics. Its segments consist of Aerospace & Defence; Life Sciences; Industrial, which derives the key revenue; and Corporate. The majority of the revenue is derived from the sale of components and subsystems. Its operations are spread across the United Kingdom, USA, Continental Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Other Commercial Products
Other Industries
Electronic Components
Electrical Equipment
Industrial Supplies and Parts
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • Dowlish Ford
  • Ilminster TA19 0PF
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 01460 000000

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Gooch & Housego Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$6.51 $6.56 $5.67 - $8.59 $163M 25.8M 68.4K -$0.37

Gooch & Housego Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 30-Sep-2023 FY 2022 30-Sep-2022 FY 2021 30-Sep-2021
EV 207,958 179,561 176,535 440,218
Revenue 185,403 181,851 159,316 169,672
EBITDA 19,747 21,882 11,343 21,589
Net Income (9,782) 4,958 (2,566) 4,655
Total Assets 216,293 235,002 196,637 215,778
Total Debt 44,410 47,589 27,990 23,625
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Gooch & Housego Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Gooch & Housego Patents

Gooch & Housego Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
GB-202400572-D0 Periscope Pending 15-Jan-2024
GB-202400577-D0 Lightweight optics Pending 15-Jan-2024
GB-202404244-D0 Coated optical crystals and methods for producing the same Pending 24-Mar-2023
US-10248032-B1 Dual cone-based polarizer Active 17-Apr-2018 00000000000 0
EP-3759537-A1 Mounting ring for maintaining optical device alignment Active 02-Mar-2018 G02B7/008
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Gooch & Housego Executive Team (12)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Mark Webster Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Chris Jewell Chief Financial Officer & Board Member
John Andzulis Chief Operating Officer
Ian Bayer Finance Director
Efstratios Kehayas Chief Commercial Officer
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Gooch & Housego Board Members (5)

Name Representing Role Since
00000 000000 Gooch & Housego Chief Financial Officer & Board Member 000 0000
0000 0000000 Self Independent Non-Executive Chairman 000 0000
000000 00000 Self Board Member 000 0000
0000 0000000 Gooch & Housego Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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Gooch & Housego 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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Gooch & Housego Investors

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Gooch & Housego Acquisitions (15)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Artemis Optical 21-Jul-2023 0000000000 00.000 Industrial Supplies and Parts 0000000 0
GS Plastic Optics 20-Jun-2023 0000000000 000.00 Industrial Supplies and Parts
Gould Fiber Optics 05-Sep-2018 0000000000 000.00 Fiberoptic Equipment
ITL Group (Medical Supplies) 07-Aug-2018 0000000000 000.00 Machinery (B2B)
StingRay Optics 21-Feb-2017 Merger/Acquisition 0000 Industrial Supplies and Parts
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Gooch & Housego Subsidiaries (7)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
StingRay Optics Industrial Supplies and Parts Keene, NH 2004
Kent Periscopes Other Commercial Products Saint Asaph, United Kingdom 0000
Spanoptic Other Commercial Products Glenrothes, United Kingdom 0000
Gooch & Housego (Torquay) Fiberoptic Equipment Torquay, United Kingdom 0000
ITL Group (Medical Supplies) Machinery (B2B) Ashford, United Kingdom 0000
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Gooch & Housego ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated April, 12, 2020

14.21 | Low Risk

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Peers Analysis

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Gooch & Housego Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
EM4 25-Jan-2011 000000000000000000 0000 Completed
  • 00000 & 0000000
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Gooch & Housego FAQs

  • When was Gooch & Housego founded?

    Gooch & Housego was founded in 1948.

  • Who is the CEO of Gooch & Housego?

    Mark Webster and Charlie Peppiatt are the CEOs of Gooch & Housego.

  • Where is Gooch & Housego headquartered?

    Gooch & Housego is headquartered in Ilminster, United Kingdom.

  • What is the size of Gooch & Housego?

    Gooch & Housego has 1,030 total employees.

  • What industry is Gooch & Housego in?

    Gooch & Housego’s primary industry is Other Commercial Products.

  • Is Gooch & Housego a private or public company?

    Gooch & Housego is a Public company.

  • What is Gooch & Housego’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Gooch & Housego is GHH.

  • What is the current stock price of Gooch & Housego?

    As of 21-Jun-2024 the stock price of Gooch & Housego is $6.51.

  • What is the current market cap of Gooch & Housego?

    The current market capitalization of Gooch & Housego is $163M.

  • What is Gooch & Housego’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Gooch & Housego is $185M.

  • What is Gooch & Housego’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Gooch & Housego’s EPS for 12 months was -$0.37.

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