Industrial Robotics

May 2018

Sectorwatch

The industrial robotics market continues to grow as manufactures continue to adopt custom robotics solutions to enhance efficiencies and improve productivity. M&A has played a significant part in the industry's development, with major players like Teradyne and ABB acquiring or making investments in robotics companies recently. The nexus of smart robotics, AI, and IoT is likely to spur continued M&A and investment activity.

 

Industry Trends:

  • Current revenue growth rate exceeds the average of the last 3 years, indicating that market momentum is increasing
  • Current gross profit margin exceeds the average of the last 3 years gross profit margin, indicating supplier pricing power
  • Current EBITDA margin exceeds the average of the last 3 years EBITDA margin, a condition that may attract new entrants