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Glued to growth

2 March 2017 By Olaf Storbeck

The German consumer group is offering $1 bln for GCP Applied Technologies’ sealants and coatings unit Darex. At 16 times the target’s operating profit, Henkel will struggle to cover its cost of capital. The pricey bid is a side-effect of the group’s over-ambitious growth targets.

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