Cabot

Cabot is a specialty chemicals and performance materials company that offers fumed metal oxides, rubber and specialty grade carbon blacks. Read more

Sean D. Keohane's photo - President & CEO of Cabot

President & CEO

Sean D. Keohane

CEO Approval Rating

76/100

Founded:

1882

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSECBT

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Arkema is the biggest rival of Cabot. Arkema is headquartered in Colombes, Île-de-France, and was founded in 2004. Like Cabot, Arkema also operates in the Specialty Chemicals space. Arkema generates 350% the revenue of Cabot.

Axens is Cabot's #2 competitor. Axens is a Private company that was founded in Rueil-Malmaison, Île-de-France in 2001. Axens is in the Oil & Gas Exploration, Production, Sales field. Axens has 3,250 fewer employees vs. Cabot.

BASF has been one of Cabot's top competitors. BASF's headquarters is in Ludwigshafen, Rhineland-Palatinate, and was founded in 1865. BASF operates in the Specialty Chemicals industry. BASF generates 2,781% of Cabot's revenue.

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Cabot Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$2.8B

Cabot's revenue is the ranked 7th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 7.9B. Over the last four quarters, Cabot's revenue has grown by 62.5%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $842M; in Q4 2020, it was $746M; in Q3 2020, it was $659M; in Q2 2020, Cabot's revenue was $518M.

Cabot Acquisitions

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Shenzhen Sanshun Nano New Materials Co., Ltd

Jan 2020

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undisclosed
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NSCC Carbon (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd, Nippon Steel Carbon Co., Ltd

Oct 2018

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undisclosed
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Tech Blend

Nov 2017

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$64M
TECH BLEND is a producer and supplier of black concentrates for automotive, infrastructure and agriculture applications.

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Cabot Inc.

Jul 2012

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$1.1B
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Oxonica Ltd

Jul 2010

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Cabot has acquired. Cabot has acquired 7 companies and its latest acquisition was Shenzhen Sanshun Nano New Materials Co., Ltd in Jan 2020.

Cabot Funding History

Since Cabot was founded in 1882, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Cabot has raised $470.0M. Cabot's funding round was on Jan 2013 for a total of $470.0M

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Jan 2013
$470M
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Since Cabot was founded in 1882, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Cabot has raised $470.0M. Cabot's funding round was on Jan 2013 for a total of $470.0M

Cabot Investments

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Group14 manufactures and commercializes silicon-carbon nanocomposite materials for electric vehicle batteries.
$18M
Jul 25, 2019
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These are all the companies that Cabot has invested in. Cabot has invested 7 companies and its latest investment was Shenzhen Sanshun Nano New Materials Co., Ltd in Jan 2020.

Cabot News

May 4, 2021MarketScreener

Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results

(marketscreener.com) Strong Diluted EPS of $1.30 and Record Adjusted EPS of $1.38https://www.marketsc... See more »
May 4, 2021Chemical Week

Cabot beats estimates on higher volumes

Cabot Corporation has reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $75 million, compared with a net l... See more »
May 3, 2021Benzinga

Looking Into Cabot's Return On Capital Employed

Cabot (NYSE:CBT) showed a loss in earnings since Q4, totaling $118.00 million. Sales, on the other ha... See more »
April 29, 2021Markets Insider

Cabot Corporation Honored by the American Chemistry Council for Safety Excellence

Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) announced that 11 sites in the United States were recognized by the Ame... See more »
April 27, 2021Rubber & Plastics News

Cabot completes emissions reduction project at La. plant

Cabot Corp. has a vision for the future, one that includes blue skies, cleaner air and more efficient... See more »
April 26, 2021Rubber & Plastics News

Cabot invests in Malaysia to boost composite line

For Cabot Corp., innovation isn't just about extending the life and durability of some of the world's... See more »
April 6, 2021Rubber & Plastics News

Cabot completes Louisiana plant emissions control upgrades

Cabot Corp.'s Franklin, La., operations are a whole lot greener now that the company has completed it... See more »

Cabot Press Releases

November 23, 2020Business Wire

Cabot Corp Reports Fourth Quarter Diluted Loss Per Share of ($4.81) and Adjusted EPS Of $0.68

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cabot Corporation announced fourth quarter results. The Company reported Dil... See more »
May 11, 2020Business Wire

Cabot Corp Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2020 Results

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cabot Corporation announced second quarter results. The Company reported a d... See more »
January 10, 2020StreetInsider

Cabot Corporation Board Declares Dividend

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On Friday, January 10, 2020, the Board of Directors of...... See more »
November 4, 2019Business Wire

Cabot Corp Reports Fourth Quarter Diluted EPS of $0.55 and Adjusted EPS of $1.05

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cabot Corporation announced fourth quarter results. The Company reported Dil... See more »
May 7, 2019Business Wire

Cabot Corporation Completes Responsible Care® 14001 Certification for all Operating Manufacturing Sites in China

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) today announced that all four of its operating... See more »
April 16, 2019GlobeNewswire

QMC Drills 2,300 Metres at Irgon Lithium Mine Project

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NetworkWire -- QMC Quantum Minera... See more »

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Cabot Headquarters

4400 North Point Parkway Suite 200

Alpharetta, Georgia30022

678-297-1300

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Cabot Summary

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Overview

Cabot is a specialty chemicals and performance materials company that offers fumed metal oxides, rubber and specialty grade carbon blacks. Cabot was founded in 1882. Cabot's headquarters is located in Alpharetta, Georgia, USA 30022. It has raised 470...

CEO

Cabot's President & CEO, Sean D. Keohane, currently has an approval rating of 76%. Cabot's primary competitors are Arkema, Axens & BASF.

Frequently Asked Questions about Cabot

  1. When was Cabot founded?

    Cabot was founded in 1882
  2. Who is Cabot's CEO?

    Cabot's CEO is Sean D. Keohane
  3. How much revenue does Cabot generate?

    Cabot generates $2.8B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Cabot have?

    Cabot has historically raised $470M in funding
  5. Where is Cabot's headquarters?

    Cabot's headquarters is in Alpharetta Georgia, USA
  1. How many employees does Cabot have?

    Cabot has 4,500 employees
  2. What sector does Cabot operate in?

    Cabot is in Specialty Chemicals
  3. Who are Cabot's competitors?

    Cabot's top competitors are Arkema, Axens, BASF
  4. Who has Cabot invested in?

    Cabot's has invested in companies such as Group14