SIC 3491 | NAICS 332911
The following guide to industry information, research, and analysis provides sources for industry trends and statistics, financial ratios, salary surveys, and more.
Comprehensive research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year growth forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Topics addressed in the reports include:
Quarterly trade journal features news and information for industrial valve and actuator manufacturers, with special features including the "Market Outlook" published in the fall edition which addresses the outlook for the economy as a whole as well as specific end-user markets (e.g., oil and gas, chemical processing, power generation, water and wastewater, mining, general industrial, and construction).
Subjects covered in menu options for this section include descriptions and diagrams of common types of valves (e.g., multi-turn or linear motion, quarter-turn or rotary, specialty, control, and self-actuated), descriptions of common types of actuators (e.g., manual, hydraulic and pneumatic, and electric), and product specification checklist (e.g., application, valve actuation, and valve and service requirements).
Annual news release provides a forecast of industrial valve shipments for the year ahead and includes links to additional documents that provide (1) manufacturer shipments in millions of dollars by type of valve for each of the last ten years and (2) historical and forecast shipments by end-user industry as a percentage of total shipments in millions of dollars for each of the last 9 years and the year ahead.
Market research report analyzes the global market for this product sector, with information provided in the report including market size and forecast by type of product (e.g., quarter-turn, multi-turn, control, and actuator) and market (e.g., oil and gas, chemical, water and wastewater, and power), and major vendors profiled including Flowserve Corp., Emerson Electric, Inc., Cameron Intl., and Pentair, Inc.
World Industrial Valves
Comprehensive research study analyzes of the market for this product sector on a global basis, with information provided including historical demand and forecasts by product (e.g., standard multi-turn, quarter-turn, and other; automatic control, regulator, and actuator), market (e.g., water infrastructure, process manufacturing, oil and gas, and other markets), major country, and global geographic region.
Market research report analyzes U.S. demand for this product sector at the manufacturers' level, with information provided including historical demand and forecasts by material (e.g., iron, steel and steel alloy, copper, and plastic), product (e.g., multi-turn, quarter-turn, control, regulator, and actuator), and market (e.g., water utilities, process manufacturing, construction, oil and gas, and mineral extraction).
Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level including:
Financial benchmarking section of this report provides an analysis of industry income and expenses as a percentage of revenue by major category (e.g., purchases, wages, depreciation, marketing, rent, utilities, other costs, and earnings before interest and taxes) for the most recent year and line graphs indicating trends for each category over the past five years. Sample report can be viewed free online.
Industrial Valve Manufacturing
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage rate data for selected job positions in this manufacturing sector such as manufacturing engineer, design engineer, quality assurance manager, machinist, welder, and assembler, with employers for which compensation data is provided including Swagelok, Inc., Parker Hannifin Corporation, Salina Vortex Corporation, and ValvTechnologies, Inc.
Valve and Control Manufacturing
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage rate data for selected job positions in this manufacturing sector such as design engineer, mechanical engineer, sales engineer, regional sales manager, machinist, and assembler, with employers for which wage data is provided including Bray International, Inc., Flowserve Corporation, Pentair, Inc., and Emerson Process Management, LLLP.
Interactive database provides detailed transaction data for over 38,000 private and public companies sold for prices ranging from under $250,000 to over $500,000,000, with valuation measures provided including market value of invested capital as a multiple of revenue, gross profit, EBIT, EBITDA, SDE, and book value of invested capital. User guide, free webinar, and sample reports are available online.