SGS Overview

  • Founded
  • 1877
Founded
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 89,226
Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • SGSN
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 173
  • Share Price
  • $3.08K
  • (As of Thursday Closing)

SGS General Information

Description

Switzerland-listed SGS is the largest and one of the oldest companies in the testing, inspection, and certification industry. The company's primary activities involve testing products and materials, inspecting sites/industrial equipment, and certifying products and systems to ensure global/company standards. SGS is one of only four TIC companies that operate globally across numerous industries, including agriculture, food and life science, and transport services. SGS was first listed in 1981 and employs more than 94,000 people worldwide.

Contact Information

Website
Formerly Known As
Société Générale de Surveillance
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Other Commercial Services
Stock Exchange
SWX
Primary Office
  • 1 Place des Alpes
  • P.O. Box 2152
  • 1211 Geneva
  • Switzerland
+41 022 000 00 00
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SGS Stock Performance

(As of Thursday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$3.08K $3.08K $1.9K - $3.1K $22.9B 7.41M 22.1K $61.79

SGS Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 30-Jun-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019 FY 2018 31-Dec-2018 FY 2017 31-Dec-2017
EV 19,747,797 22,798,323 18,099,501 20,838,099
Revenue 6,049,345 6,641,777 6,852,647 6,448,566
EBITDA 769,861 1,091,868 971,796 916,145
Net Income 464,783 664,178 657,061 630,739
Total Assets 6,170,685 6,529,883 6,163,284 6,101,079
Total Debt 3,469,630 2,973,383 2,563,634 2,146,619
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SGS Valuation & Funding

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

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SGS Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Geneva, Switzerland
89,226 As of 2020
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SGS Competitors (17)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
MET Laboratories Corporate Backed or Acquired Baltimore, MD 000 000000&0
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00000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom 000 000000&0
0000000000000 0000 Private Debt Financed Oklahoma City, OK
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SGS Executive Team (56)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Frankie Ng Chief Executive Officer
Jeffrey McDonald Chief Operating Officer, North America & Executive Vice President, Systems & Services Certification
Fred Herren Chief Operating Officer, Africa Region
Dennis Yang Chief Operating Officer, Eastern Asia
Teymur Abasov Chief Operating Officer, Eastern Europe and Middle East
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SGS Board Members (7)

Name Representing Role Since
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0é0000 00000000 Groupe Bruxelles Lambert Board Member 000 0000
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SGS 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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SGS Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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SGS Investments & Acquisitions (173)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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L'entreprise Moreau 28-Aug-2020 Merger/Acquisition Other Commercial Services 0000000 00
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SGS Subsidiaries (66)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Advanced Metrology Solutions Industrial Supplies and Parts Madrid, Spain 2012
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000 000 00000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Geneva, Switzerland 0000
00000000 00000000 Laboratory Services (Healthcare) North Sioux City, SD 0000
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