Fairfax Media Limited (FXJ) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

  • ID: 1837773
  • SWOT Analysis
  • 31 pages
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Fairfax Media Limited (FXJ) - 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.


Fairfax Media Limited (Fairfax) is multi-platform media services provider that focuses on publishing news, information, and entertainment; advertising sales in newspaper, magazine, and digital formats; and radio broadcasting. The company maintains a portfolio of publications such as newspapers, magazines, websites, tablet, and smart phone apps, which offer news and information services. Fairfax Media’s publishing business consists of metropolitan, agricultural, regional and community newspapers, and financial and consumer magazines. In the online media domain, the company manages websites for various categories, including automotive, business and finance, dating, employment sites, lifestyle and entertainment, news, property, sports, weather, video, technology, travel and accommodation, regional websites, agricultural sites and others. The company principally operates in Australia, New Zealand, and the US. Fairfax is headquartered in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

Key benefits of buying this profile include:

You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.
- 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.

Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.
- 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.

Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.
- Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.

Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies’ strategic, financial and operational performance.
- 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.

Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.
- 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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List of Tables

List of Figures

Section 1 - About the Company

Fairfax Media Limited - Key Facts

Fairfax Media Limited - Key Employees

Fairfax Media Limited - Key Employee Biographies

Fairfax Media Limited - Major Products and Services

Fairfax Media Limited - History

Fairfax Media Limited - Company Statement

Fairfax Media Limited - Locations And Subsidiaries

Head Office

Other Locations & Subsidiaries

Section 2 - Company Analysis

Fairfax Media Limited - Business Description

Fairfax Media Limited - Corporate Strategy

Fairfax Media Limited - SWOT Analysis

SWOT Analysis - Overview

Fairfax Media Limited - Strengths

Fairfax Media Limited - Weaknesses

Fairfax Media Limited - Opportunities

Fairfax Media Limited - Threats

Fairfax Media Limited - Key Competitors

Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios

Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios

Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios

Performance Chart

Financial Performance

Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts

Section 4 - Appendix


Ratio Definitions

About the Author

Contact Us


List of Tables

Fairfax Media Limited, Key Facts

Fairfax Media Limited, Key Employees

Fairfax Media Limited, Key Employee Biographies

Fairfax Media Limited, Major Products and Services

Fairfax Media Limited, History

Fairfax Media Limited, Subsidiaries

Fairfax Media Limited, Key Competitors

Fairfax Media Limited, Ratios based on current share price

Fairfax Media Limited, Annual Ratios

Fairfax Media Limited (Cont...1), Annual Ratios

Currency Codes

Capital Market Ratios

Equity Ratios

Profitability Ratios

Cost Ratios

Liquidity Ratios

Leverage Ratios

Efficiency Ratios

List of Figures

Fairfax Media Limited, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016)

Fairfax Media Limited, Ratio Charts
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