GKN Plc (GKN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

  • ID: 1290547
  • SWOT Analysis
  • 44 pages
  • GlobalData
  • GKN PLC.
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GKN Plc (GKN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled 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.
Highlights

GKN Plc (GKN) is an engineering company that designs, manufactures and supplies aerospace and driveline products. The company carries out the production of composite and metallic aerostructures, aircraft and engine products for both military and civil aerospace markets. GKN manufactures powdered metal and sintered components for automotive and other industrial customers. It also supplies a range of automotive driveline products and systems. The company also provides engineering power management products, systems and services. GKN offers its services to aerospace, automotive, agriculture, construction, mining and industrial equipment markets. The company operates manufacturing facilities, service centers and offices in North America, South America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. GKN is headquartered in Redditch, Worcestershire, the UK.

GKN Plc Key Recent Developments

Sep 14, 2017: Engineering group chief executive to retire
Jul 26, 2017: GKN announces results for the six months ended 30 June 2017
Jul 26, 2017: GKN H1 profit up
Apr 26, 2017: GKN reports trading update for Q1 2017
Feb 28, 2017: GKN sales jumps by 22% in 2016

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  • The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.
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  • The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.
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  • Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.
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Section 1 - About the Company
  • GKN Plc - Key Facts
  • GKN Plc - Key Employees
  • GKN Plc - Key Employee Biographies
  • GKN Plc - Major Products and Services
  • GKN Plc - History
  • GKN Plc - Company Statement
  • GKN Plc - Locations And Subsidiaries
  • Head Office
  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • GKN Plc - Business Description
  • GKN Plc - Corporate Strategy
  • GKN Plc - SWOT Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis - Overview
  • GKN Plc - Strengths
  • GKN Plc - Weaknesses
  • GKN Plc - Opportunities
  • GKN Plc - Threats
  • GKN Plc - Key Competitors
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
  • Performance Chart
  • Financial Performance
  • Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
  • GKN Plc, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 - Company’s Recent Developments
  • Jul 26, 2017: GKN announces results for the six months ended 30 June 2017
  • Jul 26, 2017: GKN H1 profit up
  • Oct 25, 2016: GKN releases trading update for the nine months ended 30 September 2016
  • Jul 26, 2016: GKN results announcement for the six months ended 30 June 2016
Section 5 - Appendix
  • Methodology
  • Ratio Definitions
List of Tables
  • GKN Plc, Key Facts
  • GKN Plc, Key Employees
  • GKN Plc, Key Employee Biographies
  • GKN Plc, Major Products and Services
  • GKN Plc, History
  • GKN Plc, Subsidiaries
  • GKN Plc, Key Competitors
  • GKN Plc, Ratios based on current share price
  • GKN Plc, Annual Ratios
  • GKN Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
  • GKN Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
  • GKN Plc, Interim Ratios
  • GKN Plc, Recent Deals Summary
  • Currency Codes
  • Capital Market Ratios
  • Equity Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Cost Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
  • GKN Plc, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016)
  • GKN Plc, Ratio Charts
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