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Westfield Corporation (WFD) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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    SWOT Analysis

  • 43 Pages
  • March 2018
  • GlobalData
  • ID: 3607949
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Westfield Corporation (WFD) - 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.


Westfield Corporation (Westfield) is a retail property group. It owns and manages a portfolio of shopping centres. It carries out design, construction, development, property management, funds and asset management, ownership, and leasing and marketing of various retail properties. Its integrated retail destinations include leisure, fashion, lifestyle, entertainment, technology, and food category. The company owns a portfolio of 35 retail malls which includes 17 flagship properties and 18 regional properties with investments in 6,565 shopping centres in the UK and the US across a gross lettable area (GLA) of 44.5 sq ft. The company’s assets under management have a total value of US$34.5 billion. Westfield is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

Westfield Corporation Key Recent Developments

Aug 16, 2017: Westfield announces half year 2017 results
Mar 03, 2017: Westfield announces board changes
Feb 23, 2017: Westfield annual net profit down

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Table of Contents

Section 1 - About the Company
  • Westfield Corporation - Key Facts

  • Westfield Corporation - Key Employees

  • Westfield Corporation - Key Employee Biographies

  • Westfield Corporation - Major Products and Services

  • Westfield Corporation - History

  • Westfield Corporation - Company Statement

  • Westfield Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries

  • Head Office

  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries

Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Company Overview

  • Westfield Corporation - Business Description

  • Business Segment: Property Development and Project Management

  • Overview

  • Performance

  • Business Segment: Property Investments

  • Overview

  • Performance

  • Key Strategies

  • Key Stats

  • Westfield Corporation - Corporate Strategy

  • Westfield Corporation - SWOT Analysis

  • SWOT Analysis - Overview

  • Westfield Corporation - Strengths

  • Westfield Corporation - Weaknesses

  • Westfield Corporation - Opportunities

  • Westfield Corporation - Threats

  • Westfield 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
  • Aug 16, 2017: Westfield announces half year 2017 results

  • Mar 03, 2017: Westfield announces board changes

  • Feb 23, 2017: Westfield annual net profit down

Section 5 - Appendix
  • Methodology

  • Ratio Definitions

  • About

  • Contact

  • Disclaimer

List of Tables
  • Westfield Corporation, Key Facts

  • Westfield Corporation, Key Employees

  • Westfield Corporation, Key Employee Biographies

  • Westfield Corporation, Major Products and Services

  • Westfield Corporation, History

  • Westfield Corporation, Other Locations

  • Westfield Corporation, Subsidiaries

  • Westfield Corporation, Key Competitors

  • Westfield Corporation, Ratios based on current share price

  • Westfield Corporation, Annual Ratios

  • Westfield Corporation, Annual Ratios

  • Westfield Corporation, Annual Ratios

  • Westfield Corporation, Interim Ratios

  • Currency Codes

  • Capital Market Ratios

  • Equity Ratios

  • Profitability Ratios

  • Cost Ratios

  • Liquidity Ratios

  • Leverage Ratios

  • Efficiency Ratios

List of Figures
  • Westfield Corporation, Performance Chart (2013-2017)

  • Westfield Corporation, Ratio Charts



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