USG Corporation (USG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

  • ID: 1945312
  • SWOT Analysis
  • 42 pages
  • GlobalData
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FEATURED COMPANIES

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USG Corporation (USG) - 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

USG Corporation (USG) is a building materials manufacturer. The company produces a range of products including gypsum and related products such as gypsum wallboard, joint treatments and textures, cement board, gypsum fiber panels, plaster and industrial gypsum products. These products are used in new residential, new nonresidential, and residential and nonresidential repair and remodel construction, and also in certain industrial processes. The company distributes and markets its products through building materials dealers, contractors, home improvement centers and other retailers and specialty wallboard distributors. USG owns a number of manufacturing plants, mines, quarries, transport ships and other facilities in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. The company operates in the US, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Latin America, and Asia-Pacific. USG is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the US.

USG Corporation Key Recent Developments

Feb 01, 2018: USG posts Q4 and full year 2017 results
Oct 27, 2017: USG reports third quarter 2017 results
Aug 07, 2017: USG recognizes Halvor Lines as Carrier of the Year
Jul 26, 2017: USG reports second quarter 2017 results
Jun 14, 2017: USG wins two Manufacturing Leadership Awards for Operational Excellence and Supply Chain Leadership

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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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  • 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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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • CertainTeed Corporation
  • Georgia-Pacific LLC
  • National Gypsum Co
  • MORE
Section 1 - About the Company
  • USG Corporation - Key Facts
  • USG Corporation - Key Employees
  • USG Corporation - Key Employee Biographies
  • USG Corporation - Major Products and Services
  • USG Corporation - History
  • USG Corporation - Company Statement
  • USG Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries
  • Head Office
  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries
  • Joint Venture
Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Company Overview
  • USG Corporation - Business Description
  • Business Segment: Canada
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: Other
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: U.S. Ceilings
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: U.S. Performance Materials
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: U.S. Wallboard and Surfaces
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • USG Corporation - SWOT Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis - Overview
  • USG Corporation - Strengths
  • USG Corporation - Weaknesses
  • USG Corporation - Opportunities
  • USG Corporation - Threats
  • USG 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
Section 4 - Company’s Recent Developments
  • Oct 27, 2017: USG reports third quarter 2017 results
  • Aug 07, 2017: USG recognizes Halvor Lines as Carrier of the Year
  • Jul 26, 2017: USG reports second quarter 2017 results
  • Jun 14, 2017: USG wins two Manufacturing Leadership Awards for Operational Excellence and Supply Chain Leadership
  • Apr 27, 2017: USG reports first quarter 2017 results
  • Apr 13, 2017: USG Corporation wins Award of Excellence for Lean Six Sigma Deployment of the Year
  • Feb 02, 2017: USG reports fourth quarter and full year 2016 results
Section 5 - Appendix
  • Methodology
  • Ratio Definitions
  • About
  • Contact
  • Disclaimer
List of Tables
  • USG Corporation, Key Facts
  • USG Corporation, Key Employees
  • USG Corporation, Key Employee Biographies
  • USG Corporation, Major Products and Services
  • USG Corporation, History
  • USG Corporation, Other Locations
  • USG Corporation, Subsidiaries
  • USG Corporation, Joint Venture
  • USG Corporation, Key Competitors
  • USG Corporation, Ratios based on current share price
  • USG Corporation, Annual Ratios
  • USG Corporation, Annual Ratios
  • USG Corporation, Annual Ratios
  • USG Corporation, Interim Ratios
  • Currency Codes
  • Capital Market Ratios
  • Equity Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Cost Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
  • USG Corporation, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
  • USG Corporation, Ratio Charts
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