We have reduced net debt by over $5.0 million during the past 12 months and continue to seek tuck-in acquisitions
with particular interest in products we can bring in through multiple channels of distribution." Revenue consensus $141.46M.
combined with the company's already broad-based industry and customer exposure have enabled Accenture to strengthen its practices, including security (one of the industry's largest at $2 billion of annual revenue) and Salesforce, Oracle and SAP implementations (the leading partner).
Strategic tuck-in acquisitions
, such as this one, are an important part of the company's strategy to improve its margin profile through the growth of value-added offerings.
The investment in MatrixOneSource, creates a PEO platform in the Southeast into which the firm can integrate tuck-in acquisitions
Waters growth both organically and through tuck-in acquisitions
as the company expands in the U.S.and Canada."
Echo has done 19 tuck-in acquisitions
dating back to 2007.
is continuing its recent string of tuck-in acquisitions
with three new deals in three different states.
Another departmental vendor Mediware (#75) was extremely active, not only making four small tuck-in acquisitions
of its own, but was being itself acquired in a $195-million take-private transaction by private equity investor Thoma Bravo (which, incidentally, also acquired physician practice vendor SRS Software).
US hotel operator Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN) said that its Wyndham Vacation Rentals managed vacation rentals business,has completed three tuck-in acquisitions
as part of its ongoing global expansion efforts.
He said, "For us, the M&A strategy is not about size, it's about adding true content and capability that will support our clients, and in that regard, we continue to see the $200 million to $300 million investments in these smaller tuck-in acquisitions
around the world really being a formal part of the strategy."
Keysight has stated it remains focused on completing the integration of Ixia and will make only tuck-in acquisitions
focused on growth areas targeted at software, automotive and services.
Despite the premium valuation, Zimmerman notes that Stryker is the stock to own over the long-term, adding that the company is also continually updating its product mix with strategic tuck-in acquisitions
that leverage its sales channels.