Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us


Last €113.79 EUR
Change Today +0.72 / 0.64%
Volume 0.0
As of 2:15 AM 05/26/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).
text size: T | T
Back to Snapshot
Company Description

Contact Info

1201 South 2nd Street

Milwaukee, WI 53204

United States

Phone: 414-382-2000

Fax:

Rockwell Automation, Inc. provides industrial automation power, control, and information solutions worldwide. Segments The company operates through two segments, Architecture & Software and Control Products & Solutions. Architecture & Software This segment contains all of the hardware, software, and communication components of the company’s integrated control and information architecture capable of controlling the customer’s industrial processes and connecting with their business enterprise. This segment has a portfolio of products, such as: Control platforms that perform multiple control disciplines and monitoring of applications, including discrete, batch and continuous process, drives control, motion control, and machine safety control. The company’s platform products include controllers, electronic operator interface devices, electronic input/output devices, communication and networking products, and industrial computers. The information-enabled Logix controllers provide integrated multi-discipline control that is modular and scalable. Software products that include configuration and visualization software used to operate and supervise control platforms, advanced process control software, and manufacturing execution software that enables customers to improve manufacturing productivity and meet regulatory requirements. Other products, including rotary and linear motion control products, sensors, and machine safety components. Control Products & Solutions This segment combines a portfolio of intelligent motor control and industrial control products, application expertise, and project management capabilities. This portfolio comprises: Low and medium voltage electro-mechanical and electronic motor starters, motor and circuit protection devices, AC/DC variable frequency drives, push buttons, signaling devices, termination and protection devices, relays, timers, and condition sensors. Value-added solutions ranging from packaged solutions, such as configured drives and motor control centers to automation and information solutions where the company provides design, integration, and start-up services for custom-engineered hardware and software systems primarily for manufacturing applications. Services designed to help improve a customer’s automation investment and provide total life-cycle support, including technical support and repair, asset management, training, predictive and preventative maintenance, and safety and network consulting. Markets The company operates in the United States, Canada, China, the United Kingdom, Italy, Mexico, Germany, and Brazil. Major markets served by both segments include food and beverage, transportation, oil and gas, metals, mining, and life sciences. Distribution In the United States, Canada, and certain other countries, the company sells primarily through independent distributors in conjunction with its direct sales force. In the remaining countries, the company sells through a combination of its direct sales force and to a lesser extent, through independent distributors. Research and Development The company’s research and development spending was $290.1 million for the year ended September 30, 2014. Patents and Trademarks The company’s name and its registered trademark ‘Rockwell Automation’ and other trademarks, such as Allen-Bradley, A-B, and PlantPAx Process Automation System, are important to both of the company’s business segments. In addition, it owns other important trademarks that it uses, such as ‘ICS Triplex’ for its control products and systems for industrial automation; and ‘Rockwell Software’ and ‘FactoryTalk’ for its software offerings. Competition The company’s major competitors of both segments include Siemens AG, ABB Ltd, Schneider Electric SA, Emerson Electric Co., Mitsubishi Electric Corp., and Honeywell International Inc. History Rockwell Automation, Inc. was founded in 1903.

 

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
RWL:GR €113.79 EUR +0.72

RWL Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
Alstom SA €28.35 EUR +0.075
Dover Corp $77.77 USD +0.21
Legrand SA €51.81 EUR +0.13
Smiths Group PLC 1,201 GBp +11.00
Wabtec Corp/DE $101.53 USD +0.12
View Industry Companies
 

Industry Analysis

RWL

Industry Average

Valuation RWL Industry Range
Price/Earnings 19.9x
Price/Sales 2.6x
Price/Book 6.6x
Price/Cash Flow 19.4x
TEV/Sales 2.0x
 | 

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact ROCKWELL AUTOMATION INC, please visit www.rockwellautomation.com. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.