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The Report on Iron Foundries contains key information used by Marketing Departments in many of the Fortune 1,000 companies and beyond. The report helps identify industry changes, trends, key players, and growth opportunities.
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2016 Market Research Report on Iron Foundries Industry
Current Research on the Iron Foundries IndustryThis section provides answers to fundamental and critical questions about the industry:
- What is the total market size ($ millions)?
- Has the market grown or declined?
- What is the market growth rate?
- Are long term forecasts positive or negative?
- What is the industry size and average company size?
- How many companies are in the industry?
Market Size StatisticsThe total U.S. market size for the Iron Foundries industry: statistics cover all companies, both public and private. In addition to total revenue, the industry research provides details on employees, companies, and average firm size in the sector. Use this market information to research and analyze growth rates and the Iron Foundries industry trends and market outlook based on quantitative research and economic data.
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|Average Employees Per Firm|
Market Forecast - Iron Foundries[PREMIUM]Market forecasts show the long term industry outlook & Iron Foundries future growth trends. The following five-year forecast utilizes advanced econometric techniques that project both short-term and long-term market growth outlook. The industry outlook can be used to set a strategy applicable to economic realities.
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|Market Forecast ($ millions)|
Ductile iron pressure pipe and fittings
Ductile iron pressure pipes and iron-fittings, all sizes
Other ductile iron castings
Other ductile iron castings for automotive uses
Other ductile iron castings for all other uses
All other ductile iron castings
Other ductile iron castings, nsk
Other gray iron castings
Other gray iron castings for all other uses
Standard malleable iron castings
Pearlitic malleable iron castings
Molds and stools for heavy steel ingots
Iron foundries, nsk, total
Iron foundries, nsk, for nonadministrative-records
Iron foundries, nsk, for administrative-records
U.S. Geographic Distribution: Revenue Statistics by StateMarket Size by State ($ millions) indicates how the industry's competition is distributed throughout the country. State-level information can identify areas with higher and lower market share than average.
Price Trends for Iron FoundriesThis section shows how prices are changing within the on a month-to-month basis. Price changes may be affected by seasonal demand, or by larger movements in product sales.
Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)Financial metrics provide a snapshot view of an "average" company. Key business metrics show revenue and operating costs. The data collected covers both public and private companies.
|Industry Average||Percent of Sales|
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|Cost of Goods Sold|
|Pension, profit sharing plans, stock, annuity|
|Rent paid on business property|
|Domestic production activities deduction|
|Compensation of officers|
|Salaries and wages|
|Employee benefit programs|
|Taxes and Licenses|
|Other Operating Expenses|
|Total Operating Expenses|
|EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)|
|Earnings Before Taxes|
Financial Ratio Analysis - Iron FoundriesFinancial ratio information can be used to compare how a company in the industry is performing relative to its peers. Accounting statistics are calculated from the industry-average for income statements and balance sheets.
|Profitability & Valuation Ratios - Iron Foundries||Industry Average|
|Company valuation can be measured based on the firm's own performance, as well as in comparison against its industry competitors. These metrics show how the average company in the Iron Foundries industry is performing.|
Gross Profit Margin, Operating Profit Margin, and Net Profit Margin. Show company earnings relative to revenues.
|Return on Equity (ROE)
Return on Equity (ROE) is net income as a percentage of shareholders' equity. Shareholders' Equity is defined as the company's total assets minus total liabilities. ROE shows how much profits a company generates with the money shareholders invested (or with retained earnings).
|Return on Assets (ROA)
Return on Assets (ROA) is net income relative to total assets. The market research on Iron Foundries measures how efficiently the company leverages its assets to generate profit. ROA is calculated as Net Income divided by Total Assets.
|Liquidity Ratios - Iron Foundries||Industry Average|
|Bankers and suppliers use liquidity to determine creditworthiness and identify potential threats to a company's financial viability.|
Measures a firm's ability to pay its debts over the next 12 months.
|Quick Ratio (Acid Test)
Calculates liquid assets relative to liabilities, excluding inventories.
|Efficiency Ratios - Key Performance Indicators||Industry Average|
|Measure how quickly products and services sell, and effectively collections policies are implemented.|
|Receivables Turnover Ratio
If this number is low in your business when compared to the industry average in the research report, it may mean your payment terms are too lenient or that you are not doing a good enough job on collections.
|Average Collection Period
Based on the Receivables Turnover, this estimates the collection period in days. Calculated as 365 divided by the Receivables Turnover
A low turnover rate may point to overstocking, obsolescence, or deficiencies in the product line or marketing effort.
Generally, higher is better, since it indicates the business has less money tied up in fixed assets for each dollar of sales revenue.
Compensation & Salary Surveys for EmployeesCompensation statistics provides an accurate assessment of industry-specific jobs and national salary averages. This information can be used to identify which positions are most common, and high, low, and average annual wages.
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|General and Operations Managers||1%|
|Office and Administrative Support Occupations||6%|
|Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations||8%|
|Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations||7%|
|Metal Workers and Plastic Workers||46%|
|Machine Tool Cutting Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic||8%|
|Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic||5%|
|Metal Furnace Operators, Tenders, Pourers, and Casters||7%|
|Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic||15%|
|Foundry Mold and Coremakers||7%|
|Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic||9%|
|Other Production Occupations||14%|
Companies in Iron Foundries and Similar Industries[PREMIUM]Iron Foundries market research identifies top companies with the largest estimated market share. Information includes corporate earnings and public company ticker symbols where available.
Public Iron Foundries Company NewsWeb scan for recent news about public companies. Iron Foundries market research on key company news, and Iron Foundries statistics.
The market size analysis identifies the overall sales data within the industry. Statistics break down facts about companies within the market.
Government Contracts Related to Iron FoundriesIn 2014, the federal government spent a total of $373,731 on Iron Foundries. It has awarded 32 contracts to 22 companies, with an average value of $16,988 per company.
Top government vendors:
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Segments classified within this market research reportThis market research report includes companies whose primary business is any of the following:
Malleable iron foundries, Iron castings, unfinished, manufacturing, Semisteel foundries, Molds for casting steel ingots manufacturing, Castings, malleable iron, Sewer pipe, cast iron, compacted graphite iron, Rolling mill rolls, iron, Cast iron pipe and pipe fittings manufacturing, Cooking utensils, unfinished iron (e.g., ductile, gray, malleable, semisteel), Water pipe, Cast iron railroad car wheels manufacturing, Soil pipe, Manhole covers, Molds, steel ingot, industrial, Gray iron foundries, Pipe and pipe fittings, Cast iron brake shoes, railroad, Industrial molds, Iron foundries, Ductile iron castings, Foundries, iron (i.e., Ductile iron foundries, Fittings, soil and pressure pipe, Pipe couplings, Pearlitic castings, etc.