Safran operates within the Aircraft engines and engine parts sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Safran with three other
aircraft manufacturers in Europe:
sales of 12.00 billion Euro [US$13.43 billion]
of which 43%
was Electronic, Defense and Security Systems),
Rolls Royce Holdings Plc
of the United Kingdom
(£14.96 billion [US$19.40 billion]
of which 47%
was Civil), and
BAE Systems PLC
based in the United Kingdom
(£17.79 billion [US$23.07 billion]
of which 40%
was Platform & Services(UK)).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Safran were 16.48 billion Euro (US$18.44 billion).
decrease of 8.9%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 18.10 billion Euro.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 12.5% decline
in Holding Company and Other, from 8.00 million Euro to 7.00 million Euro.
There were also decreases in sales in
Defense (down 2.2% to 1.24 billion Euro)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Aerospace Propulsion (up 0.8% to 9.39 billion Euro)
Aircraft Equipment (up 4.1% to 5.15 billion Euro)
Currency Hedging (up 2.2% to 701.00 million Euro)