TransDigm Inc. Sep 11
- ID: 1925148
- September 2011
- Standard & Poors
Leading positions in its niche markets; and Efficient operations, as evidenced by very high profit margins. High debt leverage; An active acquisition program; and Participation in the cyclical commercial aerospace market. The ratings on TransDigm Inc. reflect Standard & Poor's Ratings Services' expectation that the company's very strong profit margins, growing earnings, and improving commercial aerospace market conditions, combined with contributions by the recently acquired McKechnie Aerospace Holdings Inc. (unrated), will enable the company to reduce leverage and restore credit measures to levels more appropriate for the rating during the next 12 to 18 months. These reductions and restorations include TransDigm's total debt to EBITDA declining to about 5x. We believe that TransDigm has the ability to reduce leverage more...
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