Investor FAQs

When and where was Manitowoc founded?

Manitowoc was founded in the lakeshore community of Manitowoc, Wisconsin in 1902 as a shipbuilding and ship-repair organization. Since that time, the company grew and diversified into a multi-industry, capital goods manufacturer serving the global marketplace. In 2016, the company separated its Crane and Foodservice businesses into two, independent, publicly traded entities – Manitowoc Cranes and Manitowoc Foodservice.

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When did Manitowoc become a publicly traded company, where are Manitowoc’s shares traded, what is the ticker symbol?

Manitowoc became a publicly held entity in 1971. Its common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MTW.

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Where does Manitowoc manufacture its products?

Manitowoc currently has manufacturing, distribution, and service facilities in 20 countries.

Manitowoc has OEM operations for lattice-boom cranes in Pennsylvania; manufacturing facilities for Potain tower cranes are located in France, Portugal, Italy, India, and China; manufacturing operations for Grove mobile telescopic cranes are based in Pennsylvania, Germany, and Italy; along with manufacturing facilities for National boom trucks in Pennsylvania. In addition, Manitowoc Crane Care provides aftermarket service, parts, and crane rebuilding services at multiple facilities in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia/Pacific regions.

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How many employees does Manitowoc have?

Manitowoc has approximately 4,900 employees.

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How can I buy Manitowoc common stock?

You can buy Manitowoc’s common stock (NYSE: MTW) through our dividend reinvestment plan, through a traditional stock brokerage firm, or by using an online trading service.

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Does Manitowoc pay a dividend?

Manitowoc has paid continuous dividends, without interruption, from 1972 to 2015. The timing and amount of any such annual dividend would be at the discretion of the Board of Directors of the Company at their regularly scheduled meetings based on the business conditions.

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Who is Manitowoc’s stock transfer agent?

Manitowoc’s stock transfer agent and registrar is Computershare Trust Company, N.A. You may contact Computershare with questions about your account, as follows:

First Class, Registered or Certified Mail:
P.O. Box 505000
Louisville, KY 40233

Overnight or Other Delivery:
462 South 4th Street, Suite 1600
Louisville, KY 40202

1-800-490-1493 (Hearing impaired in US)
1-781-575-4592 (Hearing impaired outside US)

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How can I participate in Manitowoc’s dividend reinvestment plan?

Manitowoc’s dividend reinvestment plan provides a convenient method to acquire additional shares of Manitowoc stock through the investment of dividends. Shareholders may also purchase shares by investing cash as often as once a month in varying amounts from $10 up to a maximum of $120,000 each calendar year. Participation is voluntary. To receive an information booklet and enrollment form, please contact our stock transfer agent and registrar, Computershare Trust Company, N.A.

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How can I obtain copies of Manitowoc’s quarterly reports and annual reports?

Manitowoc’s quarterly reports and annual reports are available on this web site for your convenience. If you would like a printed copy of these documents, please contact Investor Relations at (414) 760-4600.

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How can I receive a Manitowoc investor information kit?

You can order an investor information kit by calling Investor Relations at (414) 760-4600.

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How can I access Manitowoc’s quarterly conference calls?

All conference calls are web cast via our web site and are open to the public. In addition, analysts and institutional investors can request telephone access by contacting Investor Relations at (414) 760-4600.

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Has Manitowoc split its stock? What were the dates of its most recent stock splits?

Manitowoc has split its stock six times over the past 19 years. On September 11, 2007 and April 10, 2006 Manitowoc’s stock was split on a 2-for-1 basis. On March 1, 1999, June 2, 1997, and June 25, 1996, Manitowoc’s stock was split on a 3-for-2 basis. On November 20, 2017 Manitowoc’s stock was split on a 1-for-4 basis.

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Whom do I contact for more information regarding The Manitowoc Company?

The Manitowoc Company, Inc., Investor Relations Department, One Park Plaza, 11270 West Park Place, Suite 1000, Milwaukee, WI 53224, Telephone: (414) 760-4600, Email:

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