ALLETE, Inc. (ALE) - Financial and Strategic Analysis Review
- ID: 1290504
- July 2010
- 31 pages
ALLETE, Inc. (ALLETE) is a diversified company that provides fundamental services. It is mainly engaged in the provision of energy services in the upper Midwest and also participates in real estate holdings in Florida. The company's business is comprised of Regulated Operations, and Investments and Other. The Regulated Operations segment is engaged in the retail and wholesale of rate-regulated electric, natural gas, and water services. The Investments and Other segment are engaged in the coal mining business in North Dakota and real estate business in Florida.
ALLETE, Inc. Key Recent Developments
Feb 12, 2010 ALLETE Reports Net Income Of $61 Million In 2009
Feb 08, 2010 ALLETE's CEO Don Shippar Announces Retirement; Alan R. Hodnik Named Successor
Oct 30, 2009 ALLETE Reports Net Income Of $15.8 Million In Q3 2009
Oct 22, 2009 ALLETE Appoints James S. Haines To Board Of Directors
Aug 05, 2009 ALLETE Reports Net Income Of $9.3 Million In Q2 2009
This comprehensive SWOT profile of ALLETE, Inc. provides you an in-depth strategic analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.
The profile contains critical company information including,
- Business description - A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy - Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis - A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years - The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods - The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
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Section 1 - About the Company
ALLETE, Inc. - Key Facts
ALLETE, Inc. - Key Employees
ALLETE, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies
ALLETE, Inc. - Major Products and Services
ALLETE, Inc. - History
ALLETE, Inc. - Company Statement
ALLETE, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 - Company Analysis
ALLETE, Inc. - Business Description
ALLETE, Inc. - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
ALLETE, Inc. - Strengths
Strength - Strong Growth Prospects
Strength - Strong Liquidity Position
Strength - Established Customer Base
Strength - Broad Spectrum of Operations
ALLETE, Inc. - Weaknesses
Weakness - Low Return on Equity
Weakness - Weak Financial Performance
Weakness - Declining Market Share in Sector
ALLETE, Inc. - Opportunities
Opportunity - Diversified Sales Initiatives
Opportunity - Government Initiatives Encouraging Renewable Power
Opportunity - Increasing Energy Demand in North America
ALLETE, Inc. - Threats
Threat - Substitutes for Renewable Energy Sources
Threat - Transmission & Distribution Facilities Dependence
Threat - Intense Competition in Real Estate Sector
Threat - Operational Faults
ALLETE, Inc. - Key Competitors
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 - Company’s Recent Developments
Feb 12, 2010: ALLETE Reports Net Income Of $61 Million In 2009
Feb 08, 2010: ALLETE's CEO Don Shippar Announces Retirement; Alan R. Hodnik Named Successor
Oct 30, 2009: ALLETE Reports Net Income Of $15.8 Million In Q3 2009
Oct 22, 2009: ALLETE Appoints James S. Haines To Board Of Directors
Aug 05, 2009: ALLETE Reports Net Income Of $9.3 Million In Q2 2009
May 12, 2009: ALLETE Appoints Alan Hodnik As President
May 01, 2009: ALLETE Reports Net Income Of $16.9 Million In Q1 2009
Feb 13, 2009: ALLETE Reports 2008 Results
Jan 22, 2009: ALLETE Declares Increased Quarterly Dividend
Section 5 - Appendix
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