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Before you sell or buy Rheinmetall shares, we'd like to show you how to carry out a complete analysis of the stock, based on some useful information. In particular, we will explain who this company is and what its activities are, as well as its major competitors and recent partners. We will also reveal the company's strengths and weaknesses, as well as the factors you should keep an eye on as part of your fundamental analysis of this stock.
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Information on Rheinmetall shares
ISIN code: DE0007030009
Ticker: ETR: RHM
Index or market: XETRA

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Elements to consider before investing in this asset

Analysis N°1

Company history: It is important to look at the company's history and financial track record to assess its strength and ability to generate profits in the long term.

Analysis N°2

Financial performance: Key figures such as turnover, net profit, gross margin, etc. should be analysed to get an idea of the company's financial health.

Analysis N°3

The sector of activity: It is important to know the sector of activity of the company and to evaluate the market trends in order to anticipate possible developments in its activity.

Analysis N°4

Competition: It is important to know the company's main competitors and to analyse their market position in order to assess the company's competitiveness.

Analysis N°5

Valuation indicators: It is useful to refer to indicators such as the price/earnings ratio or the price/assets ratio to assess the valuation of Rheinmetall shares.

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What should I know before sell and buy Rheinmetall stock?

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Before selling or buying Rheinmetall shares, you also need to have a good understanding of the listed company. That is why we are now offering you a comprehensive overview of the company, with explanations of its main activities and sources of income.
Rheinmetall AG is a German company specialising in defence and automotive technology. It is based in Düsseldorf and was founded in 1889.

Rheinmetall is one of the largest suppliers of defence technology in Europe and is also active in the fields of automotive technology, aerospace and logistics. The company offers a wide range of products, including defence systems, armoured vehicles, firing systems, surveillance systems and protection systems.

Rheinmetall is also a major player in the automotive technology sector, with products such as diesel and petrol engines, combustion systems, brake systems and transmission systems.

The company is also involved in aerospace, with products such as jet engines, weapon systems and propulsion systems.

Finally, Rheinmetall is also active in the field of logistics, offering solutions for the optimisation of production and distribution processes.

Currently, Rheinmetall has approximately 26,000 employees worldwide.

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The major competitors of Rheinmetall

While it is important to be familiar with Rheinmetall and its activities, it is equally important to know about its competitors in the market. Rheinmetall's competitors are mainly other companies in the defence and weapons technology sector, which we will now present in more detail: 

BAE Systems

is a UK-based defence and information technology company. It is one of the world's largest providers of defence and security services and employs around 83,000 people in over 40 countries.

Lockheed Martin 

is an American defence and aerospace company known for its fighter aircraft, missiles and satellites. It is the largest supplier to the US defence establishment and also has a large portfolio of international contracts. 


is a French high-tech company specialising in the fields of aeronautics, defence, space and security. It is present in 56 countries around the world and employs over 70,000 people.


is an American company specialising in defence and security. Founded in 1922, it has become one of the largest suppliers of defence and security technology in the United States and the world.


is a multinational aviation and aerospace company based in Toulouse, France. It is one of the world's largest manufacturers of airliners, with models such as the A320, A350 and A380. Airbus is also involved in the production of satellites, drones and autonomous air transport systems.

In your analysis of Rheinmetall shares, you should take into account the publications and results of these companies, which can influence the share price.

The major partners of Rheinmetall

Rheinmetall has many competitors, but it also has many partners in various industries, the most important of which are listed here.


Rheinmetall works with Airbus in the production of air defence systems and guided missiles.


Rheinmetall is a supplier of spare parts and braking systems for Daimler vehicles.

Renault Trucks

Rheinmetall supplies braking systems for Renault Trucks.


Rheinmetall supplies brake systems and spare parts for Volkswagen vehicles.

Kongsberg Defense & Aerospace

Rheinmetall signed a cooperation agreement with Kongsberg Defense & Aerospace for the production of military drones and air defense systems.


Rheinmetall is working with Raytheon on the production of guided missiles.


Rheinmetall is working with Thales on the production of air defence systems and guided missiles.

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Positive factors for Rheinmetall
The factors in favour of a rise in the Rheinmetall share price:

In order to assess how the Rheinmetall share will develop in the future, it is also necessary to know its advantages and disadvantages, in other words, its major strengths and weaknesses.

  • Let's start by looking at Rheinmetall's strengths compared to its competitors: Rheinmetall is a German industrial group with a strong presence in the defence market, with a wide range of products and services for the military and police.
  • The group has state-of-the-art research and development facilities that enable it to develop new technologies and maintain its competitive edge.
  • Rheinmetall has close relationships with the governments and armed forces of many countries, giving it privileged access to many markets.
Negative factors for Rheinmetall
The factors in favour of a drop in the Rheinmetall share price:

Of course, Rheinmetall also has a few weaknesses that you should also consider before buying or selling in its analysis. Here are the most important ones: 

  • The group is heavily dependent on the defence sector, which is subject to fluctuations and uncertainties due to conflicts and geopolitical tensions.
  • Rheinmetall is also exposed to risks of sanctions and boycotts due to its defence business, which can affect its reputation and sales.
  • The Group is also subject to strong competition from other players in the defence sector, including large multinational companies.
The information supplied here is only for indicative purposes and should not be used without the completion of a comprehensive and complete fundamental analysis of this asset notably taking into account exterior data, future publications and announcements and all fundamental events and news that could influence the strengths and weaknesses or make them more or less significant. This information does not in any way constitute recommendations relating to the completion of transactions or a solicitation to buy or sell an asset.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who are the major shareholders of Rheinmetall?

According to Rheinmetall's website, the company's major shareholders are The Vanguard Group Inc (8.42% of shares), Blackrock Inc (7.62% of shares), State Street Corporation (5.74% of shares), Norges Bank (5.67% of shares), JPMorgan Asset Management (5.56% of shares) and many others. A large part of the company's capital is floating and freely traded on the market.

How to perform technical analysis of Rheinmetall shares?

Make assumptions about the future movements of Rheinmetall stock using trends and technical indicators, try to predict the future movements of the stock. However, it is important to note that technical analysis is not an exact science and forecasts are not guaranteed. It is recommended that you complement technical analysis with a fundamental analysis of Rheinmetall to better understand the factors that can influence the share price.

How do I buy Rheinmetall shares?

To buy Rheinmetall shares, all you need to do is open an online brokerage account with an online brokerage company. This can be an online bank, an online trading platform, etc. Then deposit money into the brokerage account and search and select Rheinmetall shares on the online trading platform. Finally, place your buy order on the stock exchange.

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