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Dun & Bradstreet Holdings Gross Margin %

: 66.20% (As of Jun. 2022)
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Gross Margin % is calculated as gross profit divided by its revenue. Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's Gross Profit for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $356 Mil. Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's Revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $537 Mil. Therefore, Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's Gross Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 66.20%.


The historical rank and industry rank for Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's Gross Margin % or its related term are showing as below:

DNB' s Gross Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 67.78   Med: 68.47   Max: 83.81
Current: 83.81


During the past 5 years, the highest Gross Margin % of Dun & Bradstreet Holdings was 83.81%. The lowest was 67.78%. And the median was 68.47%.

DNB's Gross Margin % is ranked better than
84.18% of 569 companies
in the Capital Markets industry
Industry Median: 49.35 vs DNB: 83.81

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings had a gross margin of 66.20% for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 => Durable competitive advantage

The 5-Year average Growth Rate of Gross Margin for Dun & Bradstreet Holdings was 0.00% per year.


Dun & Bradstreet Holdings Gross Margin % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's Gross Margin % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Dun & Bradstreet Holdings Annual Data
Trend Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Gross Margin %
- - 67.78 68.47 69.32

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings Quarterly Data
Dec17 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Gross Margin % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 67.88 - - 67.03 66.20

Competitive Comparison

For the Financial Data & Stock Exchanges subindustry, Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's Gross Margin %, along with its competitors' market caps and Gross Margin % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings Gross Margin % Distribution

For the Capital Markets industry and Financial Services sector, Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's Gross Margin % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's Gross Margin % falls into.



Dun & Bradstreet Holdings Gross Margin % Calculation

Gross Margin is the percentage of Gross Profit out of sales or Revenue.

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's Gross Margin for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

Gross Margin % (A: Dec. 2021 )=Gross Profit (A: Dec. 2021 ) / Revenue (A: Dec. 2021 )
=1501.3 / 2165.6
=(Revenue - Cost of Goods Sold) / Revenue
=(2165.6 - 664.3) / 2165.6
=69.32 %

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's Gross Margin for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as


Gross Margin % (Q: Jun. 2022 )=Gross Profit (Q: Jun. 2022 ) / Revenue (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=355.7 / 537.3
=(Revenue - Cost of Goods Sold) / Revenue
=(537.3 - 181.6) / 537.3
=66.20 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

A positive Gross Profit is only the first step for a company to make a net profit. The gross profit needs to be big enough to also cover related labor, equipment, rental, marketing/advertising, research and development and a lot of other costs in selling the products.


Dun & Bradstreet Holdings  (NYSE:DNB) Gross Margin % Explanation

Warren Buffett believes that firms with excellent long term economics tend to have consistently higher margins.

Durable competitive advantage creates a high Gross Margin % because of the freedom to price in excess of cost. Companies can be categorized by their Gross Margin %

1. Greater than 40% = Durable competitive advantage
2. Less than 40% = Competition eroding margins
3. Less than 20% = no sustainable competitive advantage
Consistency of Gross Margin is key

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings had a gross margin of 66.20% for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 => Durable competitive advantage


Be Aware

If a company loses its competitive advantages, usually its gross margin declines well before its sales declines. Watching Gross Margin % and Operating Margin % closely helps avoid value trap situations.


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Dun & Bradstreet Holdings Business Description

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
N/A
Address
101 JFK Parkway, Short Hills, NJ, USA, 07078
Dun & Bradstreet Holdings Inc is a provider of business decisioning data and analytics. The company operates in two segments: North America, which offers Finance & Risk and Sales & Marketing data, analytics, and business insights in the United States and Canada; and International, which offers Finance & Risk and Sales & Marketing data, analytics, and business insights directly in the U.K, Europe, Greater China, India and indirectly through its WWN alliances. The company generates maximum revenue from the North American region. Other services provided by the company include digital marketing, sales acceleration, and risk management among others.
Executives
Thl Holdco, Llc director, 10 percent owner 100 FEDERAL STREET, 35TH FLOOR BOSTON MA 02110
Thl Equity Fund Viii Investors (d&b), L.p. director, 10 percent owner C/O THOMAS H. LEE PARTNERS, L.P. 100 FEDERAL STREET, 35TH FLOOR BOSTON MA 02110
Thl Managers Viii, Llc director, 10 percent owner 100 FEDERAL STREET, 35TH FLOOR BOSTON MA 02110
Thl Equity Advisors Viii, Llc director, 10 percent owner 100 FEDERAL STREET, 35TH FLOOR BOSTON MA 02110
Thl Fund Viii Coinvestment Partners, L.p. director, 10 percent owner 100 FEDERAL STREET, 35TH FLOOR BOSTON MA 02110
Thomas H. Lee Equity Fund Viii, L.p. director, 10 percent owner C/O THOMAS H. LEE PARTNERS, L.P. 100 FEDERAL STREET BOSTON MA 02110
Thl Executive Fund Viii, L.p. director, 10 percent owner C/O THOMAS H. LEE PARTNERS, L.P. 100 FEDERAL STREET BOSTON MA 02110
Thomas H. Lee Parallel Fund Viii, L.p. director, 10 percent owner C/O THOMAS H. LEE PARTNERS, L.P. 100 FEDERAL STREET BOSTON MA 02110
Black Knight Infoserv, Llc director, 10 percent owner 601 RIVERSIDE AVENUE JACKSONVILLE FL 32204
Black Knight Financial Services, Llc director, 10 percent owner 601 RIVERSIDE AVENUE JACKSONVILLE FL 32204
Cannae Holdings, Inc. director, 10 percent owner C/O CANNAE HOLDINGS, INC. 1701 VILLAGE CENTER CIRCLE LAS VEGAS NV 89134
Thomas H Lee Partners Lp director, 10 percent owner 100 FEDERAL STREET, 35TH FLOOR BOSTON MA 02110
Thomas H. Lee Advisors, Llc director, 10 percent owner C/O THOMAS H. LEE PARTNERS, L.P. 100 FEDERAL STREET, 35TH FLOOR BOSTON MA 02110
Black Knight, Inc. director, 10 percent owner 601 RIVERSIDE AVENUE JACKSONVILLE FL 32204
Foley William P Ii director, 10 percent owner, other: Chairman of the Board FIDELITY NATIONAL FINANCIAL, INC. 601 RIVERSIDE AVENUE JACKSONVILLE FL 32204

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