Industrials Update: Fourth Quarter 2011
Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC
This quarter’s Industrials Update, produced by Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC (DCF), summarizes the most recent transactions within this industry along with information on the most active buyers, current transaction valuation multiples and an overview of the public market’s perception of the industry.
- M&A is expected to continue to be a source of competitive advantages in the global industrials sector. Strategic and well-capitalized competitors are actively seeking international M&A opportunities to drive segment consolidation, increase their product portfolio and capabilities and supplement organic growth.
- In Q4 2011, industrial production rose at an annual rate of 3.1%, its 10th consecutive quarterly gain.
- Appetite for high-quality deals continues to fuel strong purchase price multiples within the industry.
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