Lear Corporation (LEA) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

  • ID: 1290562
  • SWOT Analysis
  • 45 pages
  • GlobalData
  • Lear Corporation
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Lear Corporation (LEA) - 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.

Lear Corporation (Lear) is a supplier of full-line automotive seat systems, electrical distribution systems, and electronic products. The company designs, develops, engineers, manufactures and distributes seat covers and surface materials such as leather and fabric, seat structures and mechanisms, seat foam, headrests, terminals and connectors, junction boxes, high power components for hybrid and electric vehicles and electronic control modules. Lear serves every major automaker in the world. Some of its customers include Ford, General Motors, and BMW. The company has operations in the US, Mexico, China, Germany, Singapore, Vietnam, the Philippines, Thailand, and other countries. Lear is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, the US.

Lear Corporation Key Recent Developments

Dec 19, 2017: Lear CEO Matt Simoncini to step down in February
Nov 16, 2017: Lear CEO Matthew Simoncini to retire
Nov 01, 2017: Lear Breaks ground for seating plant in Indiana
Aug 23, 2017: Lear to build new automotive seat manufacturing plant in Michigan
Jul 26, 2017: Lear reports higher Q2 net income, updates annual guidance

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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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  • 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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  • Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.
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Section 1 - About the Company
  • Lear Corporation - Key Facts
  • Lear Corporation - Key Employees
  • Lear Corporation - Key Employee Biographies
  • Lear Corporation - Major Products and Services
  • Lear Corporation - History
  • Lear Corporation - Company Statement
  • Lear Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries
  • Head Office
  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Company Overview
  • Lear Corporation - Business Description
  • Lear Corporation - Corporate Strategy
  • Lear Corporation - SWOT Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis - Overview
  • Lear Corporation - Strengths
  • Lear Corporation - Weaknesses
  • Lear Corporation - Opportunities
  • Lear Corporation - Threats
  • Lear Corporation - 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
  • Lear Corporation, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 - Company’s Recent Developments
  • Jul 26, 2017: Lear reports higher Q2 net income, updates annual guidance
  • May 08, 2017: Lear performs groundbreaking ceremony on Asia headquarters in Yangpu District
  • Apr 26, 2017: Lear Q1 net income increases
  • Jan 26, 2017: Lear reports lower net income for Q4, provides annual guidance
  • Oct 26, 2016: Lear reports higher Q3 net income, provides annual guidance
  • Oct 26, 2016: Lear reports higher Q3 net income, provides annual outlook
  • Aug 24, 2016: Lear appoints Dr. Andr Weimerskirch, a renowned industry expert, to lead Cyber Security for E-Systems
  • May 23, 2016: Lear recognized by ford motor company as supplier diversity development corporation of the year
  • Apr 27, 2016: Lear reports record first quarter 2016 results and increases full year financial outlook
  • Mar 09, 2016: Lear Corporation appoints Dr. Mary Lou Jepsen to Board of Directors
Section 5 - Appendix
  • Methodology
  • Ratio Definitions
  • About
  • Contact
  • Disclaimer
List of Tables
  • Lear Corporation, Key Facts
  • Lear Corporation, Key Employees
  • Lear Corporation, Key Employee Biographies
  • Lear Corporation, Major Products and Services
  • Lear Corporation, History
  • Lear Corporation, Subsidiaries
  • Lear Corporation, Key Competitors
  • Lear Corporation, Ratios based on current share price
  • Lear Corporation, Annual Ratios
  • Lear Corporation, Annual Ratios
  • Lear Corporation, Annual Ratios
  • Lear Corporation, Interim Ratios
  • Lear Corporation, Recent Deals Summary
  • Currency Codes
  • Capital Market Ratios
  • Equity Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Cost Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
  • Lear Corporation, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016)
  • Lear Corporation, Ratio Charts
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