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Vehicle Dealers - Business Ratio Report

  • ID: 29193
  • October 2011
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • Key Note Ltd
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  • Addison Motors Ltd
  • CMG 2007 Ltd
  • Gordon Lamb Ltd
  • John Clark (Holdings) Ltd
  • Meridian Motor Group Ltd
  • S.Jennings Ltd
  • MORE

This Business Ratio Report compares the financial performance of the leading players in this Industry sector, offering a quick and cost-effective competitor analysis tool for senior management.

Ratios are an invaluable tool for comparing the performance of companies on a like-for-like basis. Using ratios, the relative profitability, growth or debt levels, for example, of differently sized companies can be directly measured or compared with ease. Your Business Ratio Report focuses on the performance of key players in the industry it examines. Having closely analysed the sector, our editors and analysts have compiled the largest companies, so you don't have to. A Business Ratio report is, in effect, a complete financial reference for the sector.

What can the report be used for?
A business ratio report can be used to assess trading and financial information on:
The Company:

The Industry:
Major companies

What you can look for when reading your Business Ratio Report:
- Trends
The results given in a Business Ratio report generally cover at least the previous three full accounting years, therefore any fluctuations in any area can be easily pinpointed

- Benchmarks
The average results for each ratio together with the industry profile of the average company in the sector can both be used as benchmarks to compare individual company performance.

- Size
All the major companies in the sector are ranked on the basis of sales, profits, total assets and employee numbers READ MORE >

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  • Addison Motors Ltd
  • CMG 2007 Ltd
  • Gordon Lamb Ltd
  • John Clark (Holdings) Ltd
  • Meridian Motor Group Ltd
  • S.Jennings Ltd
  • MORE

- Industry Overview
A clear, concise commentary gives you an overview of the industry's financial performance. Graphs and tables make it easy for you to spot performance trends.

- Company Profiles
This part of the report provides information on all the companies included in the analysis. To make comparison between companies easier, the information is presented in a standard format for each:

Contact Information:
Trading address
Telephone & Fax numbers
Company secretary & directors names

Company Structure:
What the company does
Who owns the company
Which are the major subsidiaries

Accounting/Financial Data:
Profit & Loss accounts for the previous 3 or 4 years
Balance sheet for the previous 3 or 4 years

Performance Analysis:
Financial ratios grouped according to profitability, efficiency, debt, employee performance and growth.

League Table Positions:
How the company performs relative to all the
others in the sector

- Performance League Tables
This section ranks companies on a full range of financial ratios. All the tables are listed in order of 'best' to 'worst' results to help you gauge which are the strongest companies on any criteria. In addition, each table brings you the ratio result for the sector as a whole, so you have a benchmark 'average' for comparison purposes.

- Industry Profile
The Industry Profile lists basic Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet data for the 'average' company in the sector. This can then be used as a benchmark for comparison with individual company profiles in the report.

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  • Addison Motors Ltd
  • CMG 2007 Ltd
  • Gordon Lamb Ltd
  • John Clark (Holdings) Ltd
  • Meridian Motor Group Ltd
  • S.Jennings Ltd
  • MORE

This summary brings you a sample of key details from this invaluable Report. The Report itself includes many further analyses of the performance of individual companies and the industry as a whole.

The Report provides in-depth financial analysis on these companies in these 4 clear sections:

- Performance League Tables
- Individual Company Profiles

- Industry Overview
- Industry Averages

This Business Ratio Report focuses on the leading 150 companies active as vehicle dealers.

The Report analyses company and industry performance over the three years up to 7th December 2010. During this period, the average Report company experienced a 5.8 percent decrease in sales, with the average turnover falling from £278.3 million in 2007/08 to 271.5 million in the middle analysis year, before coming to a stand at £262.3 million in 2009/10. Pre-tax profits experienced an overall deterioration, decreasing by 11.9 percent from £4.1 million in the first year of review to 1.5 million in 2008/09, before finishing at £3.6 million in the third year.

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- Addison Motors Ltd
- Arnold Clark Automobiles Ltd
- Available Car Ltd
- Bavarian Garages (N I) Ltd
- Beadles Group Ltd
- Bedfordia Automotive Ltd
- Bestodeck Ltd
- Blade Motor Group Ltd
- Bugle Inn Motor Co. (Holdings) Ltd
- Caffyns PLC
- Cambria Automobiles PLC
- Car Giant Ltd
- The Car People Ltd
- Car Shops Ltd
- CC Automotive Group Ltd
- C.E.M. Day Ltd
- Charles Hurst Ltd
- Chatfields - Martin Walter Ltd
- Chevrolet UK Ltd
- Citroen UK Ltd
- Citygate Automotive Ltd
- Clare James Automotive Ltd
- Clipper Group Holdings Ltd
- CMG 2007 Ltd
- Colborne Garages Ltd
- Colebrook & Burgess Ltd
- Collier Motor Group Ltd
- Colt Car Co. Ltd (The)
- Cruickshank Motors Ltd
- CSM Motor Group Ltd
- Currie Motors Ltd
- CWC (UK Holdings) Ltd
- W.R.Davies (Motors) Ltd
- Dick Lovett (Bristol) Ltd
- Dick Lovett Companies Ltd
- Drive Assist Holdings Ltd
- Drive Motor Retail Ltd
- The Dutton-Forshaw Motor Co. Ltd
- Eastern Holdings Ltd
- Falcon Of Hull & Lincolnshire Ltd
- Fiat Group Automobiles UK Ltd
- Fish Bros (Holdings) Ltd
- Ford Motor Co. Ltd
- Ford Retail Ltd
- Furrows Ltd
- Gordon Lamb Ltd
- Grange Motors (Brentwood) Ltd
- Grosvenor Contracts Leasing Ltd
- Guildford Portfolios Ltd
- Halliwell Jones (Warrington) Ltd
- Hanif Automotive Ltd
- The Harratts Group Ltd
- Helston Garages Group Ltd
- Hendy Group Ltd
- Heritage Automotive Ltd
- Hexagon Of Highgate Ltd
- Holmston Holdings Ltd
- Howard Garages (Weston) Ltd
- Hyundai Motor UK Ltd
- Inchcape PLC
- Jaguar Cars Exports Ltd
- Jardine Motors Group UK Ltd
- JCT600 Ltd
- S.Jennings Ltd
- John Clark (Holdings) Ltd
- John Fox Ltd
- John Grose Group Ltd
- John Martin Holdings Ltd
- Kia Motors (UK) Ltd
- Lindsay Cars Ltd
- Listers Group Ltd
- L & L Inc. Ltd
- Lloyd Motors Ltd
- Loders Motor Group Ltd
- Lomond Motors Ltd
- Lookers PLC
- Macrae & Dick Ltd
- Manganese Bronze Holdings PLC
- Marriott Motor Group Ltd
- Marubeni Auto Investment (UK) Ltd
- Mazda Motors UK Ltd
- Mclean & Appleton (Holdings) Ltd
- Mercedes-Benz UK Ltd
- Meridian Motor Group Ltd
- Mill Garages North East Ltd
- H.R.Owen PLC
- Parkway Derby Ltd
- Pendragon PLC
- Pentagon Motor Holdings Ltd
- Peoples Ltd
- Perrys Group Ltd
- Peter Vardy (Perth) Ltd
- Peugeot Motor Co. PLC
- Porsche Retail Group Ltd
- Reg Vardy Ltd
- Renault Retail Group UK Ltd
- Renrod Ltd
- Retlan Manufacturing Ltd
- Robins & Day Ltd
- Robinson's Autostar Garage Ltd
- Rybrook Cars Ltd
- Rycroft Vehicles Ltd
- Scania (GB) Ltd
- Scotthall Ltd
- Shields Automotive Ltd
- Silver Street Motors Ltd
- Sinclair Garages Ltd
- Sinclair Motor Holdings Ltd
- S.G. Smith (Motors) Bcknhm Ltd
- Specialist Cars (Aberdeen) Ltd
- Springfield Cars Ltd
- Stephen James Group Trading Llp
- Supacat Ltd
- Swansway Garages Ltd
- Sytner Group Ltd
- Thompson Motor Co. (Preston) Ltd
- Thoranmart Ltd
- Toyota Tsusho Atmbl Sth Lndn Ltd
- Wayside Group Ltd
- Wessex Garages Holdings Ltd
- Williams Motor Co. (Holdings) Ltd
- Wood Of Bournemouth Ltd
- Wortlea Estates (Leeds) Ltd


- Agnew Commercials Ltd
- Crossroads Truck & Bus Ltd
- Ford & Slater Ltd
- Greenhous Group Ltd
- Harris Holdings (Grays) Ltd
- T. C. Harrison Group Ltd
- Hartwell PLC
- Imperial Commercials Ltd
- Isaac Agnew (Holdings) Ltd
- Isaac Agnew Ltd
- Iveco Ltd
- Johnsons Cars Ltd
- Leyland Trucks Ltd
- Man Truck & Bus UK Ltd
- Mrshll Of Cmbrdg (Mtr Hldngs) Ltd
- Northside Truck & Van Ltd
- Park's Of Hamilton (Holdings) Ltd
- Pentagon Ltd
- Ridgeway Garages (Newbury) Ltd
- Rygor Holdings Ltd
- Rygor Commercials Ltd
- Sandicliffe Ltd
- Volkswagen Group UK Ltd


- Allen Ford (UK) Ltd
- Honda Motor Europe Ltd
- Suzuki GB PLC
- Yamaha Motor (UK) Ltd

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