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RCS MediaGroup SpA (RCS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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    SWOT Analysis

  • 32 Pages
  • October 2023
  • GlobalData
  • ID: 2870379
RCS MediaGroup SpA (RCS) - 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.


RCS MediaGroup SpA (RCS), a subsidiary of Cairo Communication SpA, is a provider of multimedia services. It publishes newspapers, magazines and books. The company is involved in printing, radio broadcasting, providing satellite TV service, advertising, and distribution services. RCS' publications include Corriere della Sera, La Gazzetta dello Sport, Marca, El Mundo and Expansion publications. The company's key magazine publications include Oggi, Amica, Io Donna, Living, Style Magazine, Dove, Abitare, Sette, Sport Week, Telva, Yo Dona, Papel, Marca Motor, Fuera de Serie, Metropoli, Actualidad Economica. It also has online presence through websites Living.corriere.it, Iodonna.it, Amica.it, Style.corriere.it, Doveclub.it Oggi.it, Doveviaggi. corriere.it and Abitare.it. The company has operations in Spain, Portugal, South America, the UAE and China. RCS is headquartered in Milano, Italy.

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Table of Contents

Section 1 - About the Company
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - Key Facts
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - Key Employees
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - Key Employee Biographies
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - Major Products and Services
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - History
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - Locations And Subsidiaries
  • Head Office
  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Company Overview
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - Business Description
  • Business Segment: Advertising and Sport
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: Corporate and Other Activities
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: Magazines Italy
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: Newspapers Italy
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: Unidad Editorial
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Italy
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Other Countries
  • Target Markets
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Spain
  • Performance
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - SWOT Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis - Overview
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - Strengths
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - Weaknesses
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - Opportunities
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - Threats
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA - 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 - Appendix
  • Methodology
  • Ratio Definitions
  • About the Analyst
  • Contact the Analyst
  • Disclaimer
List of Tables
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Key Facts
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Key Employees
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Key Employee Biographies
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Major Products and Services
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, History
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Subsidiaries
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Key Competitors
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Ratios based on current share price
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Annual Ratios
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Interim Ratios
  • Currency Codes
  • Capital Market Ratios
  • Equity Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Cost Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Performance Chart (2018 - 2022)
  • RCS MediaGroup SpA, Ratio Charts

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