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Future Plc (FUTR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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    SWOT Analysis

  • 25 Pages
  • March 2018
  • GlobalData
  • ID: 4285469
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Future Plc (Future) is a publishing and media group that offers media and digital business services to various customers. The company offers its services in various areas such as technology, photography, creative and design, games, advertising and film and music. It provides licensing and syndication, export, advertising solutions, and others. Future concentrates on display advertising across various platforms. The company partners with other multimedia companies to offer its services to its clients. The company's magazines include guitarist, rhythm, computer music, acoustic magazine, and others. It has presence in the UK, the US and Australia. Future is headquartered in Bath, the UK.

Future Plc Key Recent Developments

Jan 30, 2018: Future Appoints Luke Edson to U.S. Chief Revenue Officer
Dec 01, 2017: Future appoints Richard Huntingford as chairman

This comprehensive SWOT profile of Future Plc provides you an in-depth strategic 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.

This company report forms part of the author’s ‘Profile on Demand’ service, covering over 50,000 of the world’s leading companies. Once purchased, the author’s highly qualified team of company analysts will comprehensively research and author a full financial and strategic analysis of Future Plc including a detailed SWOT analysis, and deliver this direct to you in pdf format within two business days. (excluding weekends).

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.

*Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company.

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Table of Contents

Section 1 - About the Company
  • Future Plc - Key Information

  • Future Plc - Overview

  • Future Plc - Key Employees

  • Future Plc - Key Employee Biographies

  • Future Plc - Key Operational Heads

  • Future Plc - Major Products and Services

  • Future Plc - History

  • Future Plc - Company Statement

  • Future Plc - Locations And Subsidiaries

  • Head Office

  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries

Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Future Plc - Business Description

  • Future Plc - Corporate Strategy

  • Future Plc - SWOT Analysis

  • SWOT Analysis - Overview

  • Future Plc - Strengths

  • Future Plc - Weaknesses

  • Future Plc - Opportunities

  • Future Plc - Threats

  • Future Plc - Key Competitors

Section 3 - Company Financial Performance Charts
  • Future Plc - Financial Ratios

  • Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios

  • Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios

  • Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios

  • Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts

Section 4 - Appendix
  • Appendix

  • Methodology

  • Ratio Definitions

  • About

  • Contact

  • Disclaimer

*Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company

List of Tables
  • Future Plc, Key Information

  • Future Plc, Key Ratios

  • Future Plc, Share Data

  • Future Plc, Major Products and Services

  • Future Plc, History

  • Future Plc, Key Employees

  • Future Plc, Key Employee Biographies

  • Future Plc, Key Operational Heads

  • Future Plc, Other Locations

  • Future Plc, Subsidiaries

  • Future Plc, Key Competitors

  • Future Plc, SWOT Analysis

  • Future Plc, Ratios based on current share price

  • Future Plc, Annual Ratios

  • Future Plc, Interim Ratios

  • Currency Codes

  • Capital Market Ratios

  • Equity Ratios

  • Profitability Ratios

  • Cost Ratios

  • Liquidity Ratios

  • Leverage Ratios

  • Efficiency Ratios

List of Figures
  • Future Plc, Performance Chart

  • Future Plc, Ratio Charts