Eaton

Eaton provides plastic extrusion, power management and security solutions to electrical, mechanical and automotive industries. Read more

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Eaton

Eaton provides plastic extrusion, power management and security solutions to electrical, mechanical and automotive industries. Read more

Craig Arnold's photo - Chairman & CEO of Eaton

Chairman & CEO

Craig Arnold

CEO Approval Rating

71/100

Founded:

1911

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSEETN

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Siemens is a top competitor of Eaton. Siemens was founded in 1847, and is headquartered in Munich, Bavaria. Like Eaton, Siemens also competes in the Electrical Components & Equipment field. Siemens generates $43.6B more revenue vs. Eaton.

GE is seen as one of Eaton's top competitors. GE is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, and was founded in 1892. Like Eaton, GE also operates in the Electrical & Electronics goods field. GE generates 426% the revenue of Eaton.

Schneider Electric has been one of Eaton's top competitors. Schneider Electric's headquarters is in Rueil-Malmaison, Île-de-France, and was founded in 1836. Like Eaton, Schneider Electric also works within the Electrical Components & Equipment industry. Schneider Electric generates 173% of Eaton's revenue.

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Eaton Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$17.9B

Eaton's revenue is the ranked 15th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 26.1B. Over the last four quarters, Eaton's revenue has decreased by 2.1%. Specifically, in Q4 2020's revenue was $4.7B; in Q3 2020, it was $4.5B; in Q2 2020, it was $3.9B; in Q1 2020, Eaton's revenue was $4.8B.

Eaton Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Green Motion SA

Mar 2021

Source »
undisclosed
Green Motion is a Switzerland-based manufacturer that designs and distributes electric vehicle charging systems for the automobile industry.
Cobham Mission Systems Wimborne Limited

Feb 2021

Source »
$2.8B
Cobham designs and distributes critical control systems like air-to-air refueling and space propulsion equipment for aviation and defense sectors.
Tripp Lite

Jan 2021

Source »
$1.6B
Tripp Lite is a manufacturer and distributor of power protection and connecting electrical devices for the industrial and medical sectors.
Power Distribution, Inc.

Feb 2020

Source »
undisclosed
PDI designs, manufactures and distributes power panels and transfer switches for retail, educational and healthcare sectors.
Innovative Switchgear Solutions, Inc.

Jul 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Innovative Switchgear is a manufacturer of medium-voltage electrical equipment for commercial and industrial markets.

These are all the companies that Eaton has acquired. Eaton has acquired 10 companies and its latest acquisition was Green Motion SA in Mar 2021. Green Motion is a Switzerland-based manufacturer that designs and distributes electric vehicle charging systems for the automobile industry.

Eaton Funding History

Since Eaton was founded in 1911, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Eaton has raised $27.0M. Eaton's last funding round was on Dec 2019 for a total of $3.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Grant
Dec 2019
$3M
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Grant
Jul 2013
$24M

Department of Energy (DOE)

Since Eaton was founded in 1911, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Eaton has raised $27.0M. Eaton's last funding round was on Dec 2019 for a total of $3.0M

Eaton Investments

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These are all the companies that Eaton has invested in. Eaton has invested 10 companies and its latest investment was Green Motion SA in Mar 2021. Green Motion is a Switzerland-based manufacturer that designs and distributes electric vehicle charging systems for the automobile industry.

Eaton News

April 28, 2021Markets Insider

Eaton Declares Quarterly Dividend Payable May 28

The Board of Directors of power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) today declared a quarterly divide... See more »
April 26, 2021SecurityWeek

Vulnerabilities in Eaton Product Can Allow Hackers to Disrupt Power Supply

Power management solutions provider Eaton has released patches for its Intelligent Power Manager (IPM... See more »
April 26, 2021The Business Journals

Eaton buys large stake in Chinese electrical device manufacturer

A busway transports electricity and connects to electrical gear such as switchgear, panelboards and t... See more »
April 13, 2021Charged EVs

Eaton power distribution technology to be used in new EV platform

Power management company Eaton's eMobility business has secured a contract to supply power distributi... See more »
April 12, 2021DBusiness Magazine

Eaton Launches Next-gen Hollow-head Valves for Improved Engine Efficiency

The Vehicle Group of Eaton, a power management company based in Galesburg, east of Kalamazoo, has int... See more »
April 7, 2021Fleet Equipment

Eaton power distribution technology chosen for new electric vehicle platform

Eaton announced that its eMobility business has secured a contract to supply power distribution units... See more »
April 2, 2021AutoCar Professional

Eaton and Tenneco to develop integrated Euro 6, 7 exhaust thermal management system

Power management company Eaton and Tenneco have inked a joint development agreement between Eaton's V... See more »

Eaton Press Releases

December 17, 2020PR Newswire Asia

Eaton Wins 2020 China GoldenBee Sustainability Report Evergreen Award

Eaton China 2019 Sustainability Report marks the 11th consecutive report Eaton has released to the pu... See more »
December 15, 2020Business Wire

Eaton to Acquire a 50 Percent Stake in HuanYu High Tech

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) today announced it has signed an a... See more »
November 25, 2020MyPE News

Eaton supports Pietermaritzburg SPCA with electrical equipment donation

KwaZulu-Natal's Pietermaritzburg SPCA recently received electrical equipment valued at R61 000 donati... See more »
October 16, 2020Korea Newswire

Eaton's Vehicle Group Facilities Aim to Minimize Environmental Impact With New Technologies and Systems

Power management company Eaton today announced its Vehicle Group is installing a variety of sustainab... See more »
October 8, 2020Business Wire

Eaton Names Bo Yang President of Vehicle Group and eMobility, APAC Region

GALESBURG, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Power management company Eaton today announced that Bo Yang has be... See more »
September 29, 2020PRWIRE

NPS and Eaton ramp up efforts in physical security

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - Eaton and certified partner Natural Power Solutions (NPS) have teamed up to desig... See more »
September 16, 2020MyPE News

Eaton strengthens leadership team with appointment of Novani-Ganess Johnson

Global energy management leader continues to expand its focus on women-empowerment and transformation... See more »

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Eaton Headquarters

30 Pembroke Road Eaton House

Dublin, County Dublin

353-1637-2900

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Eaton Summary

ABOUT

Overview

Eaton Corp. Plc (NYSE: ETN) provides electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power management solutions. It manufactures engineered products for the industrial, vehicle, construction, commercial, and aerospace markets. It offers products including hydrau...

CEO

Eaton's Chairman & CEO, Craig Arnold, currently has an approval rating of 71%. Eaton's primary competitors are Siemens, GE & Schneider Electric.

Website

eaton.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Eaton

  1. When was Eaton founded?

    Eaton was founded in 1911
  2. Who is Eaton's CEO?

    Eaton's CEO is Craig Arnold
  3. How much revenue does Eaton generate?

    Eaton generates $17.9B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Eaton have?

    Eaton has historically raised $27M in funding
  1. Where is Eaton's headquarters?

    Eaton's headquarters is in Dublin County Dublin, IE
  2. How many employees does Eaton have?

    Eaton has 99,000 employees
  3. What sector does Eaton operate in?

    Eaton is in Electrical Components & Equipment, Electrical & Electronics goods
  4. Who are Eaton's competitors?

    Eaton's top competitors are Siemens, GE, Schneider Electric