Warner was first founded in 1990 and the current company consists largely of the assets of the former Warner Communications.
On October 22, 2016, AT&T announced its intent to acquire Time Warner for $85 billion.
A complete and comprehensive analysis of Time Warner, includes an overview of the industry the company operates in, a Porter’s Five Forces Analysis of the global media industry and then moves on to analyzing the company itself.
Company analysis includes a history of Time Warner, a business segment analysis of the segments Time Warner operates through, a look at the organization structure of the company, a geographical operating segments analysis, an analysis of the company’s major competitors.
A financial analysis of Time Warner is presented in the report which includes a ratio analysis, basic profit and loss analysis, presentation of the company balance sheet, and much more.
A SWOT Framework Analysis of Time Warner and its competitors completes this in-depth company analysis.
B. Looking at the Industry
B.1 Industry Definition
B.2 Brief Profile of the Industry
B.3 Impacts on the Industry
B.4 Challenges Facing the Industry
B.5 Future Perspective
C. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis: Global Media Industry
C.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
C.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
C.4 Competitive Rivalry in the Industry
C.5 Threat of New Entrants
C.6 Threat of Substitutes
D. Analysis of Time Warner Inc.
D.1 Company Profile
D.2 History of the Company
D.3 Ownership Pattern in the Company
D.4 Organizational Divisions
D.5 Profiling the Key Executives
D.6 Products & Services
E. Time Warner Inc.: Business Analysis
E.1 Business Segments
E.2 Geographical Segments
E.3 Company Subsidiaries
F. Time Warner Inc.: SWOT Framework Analysis
F.1 Strengths to Build Upon
F.2 Weaknesses to Overcome
F.3 Opportunities to Exploit
F.4 Threats to Overcome
G. Time Warner Inc.: Profiling the Competition
G.1 CBS Corporation
G.1.1 Corporate Profile
G.1.2 Business Segment Analysis
G.1.3 Financial Analysis
G.1.4 SWOT Analysis
G.2 Walt Disney Company
G.2.1 Corporate Profile
G.2.2 Business Segment Analysis
G.2.3 Financial Analysis
G.2.4 SWOT Analysis
G.3 Twenty-First Century Fox Inc.
G.3.1 Corporate Profile
G.3.2 Business Segment Analysis
G.3.3 Financial Analysis
G.3.4 SWOT Analysis
H. Financial Analysis of the Company
H.1 Current Financials
H.2 Balance Sheet
H.3 Profit & Loss Statement
H.4 Ratio Analysis
I. Time Warner Inc.: Company Outlook
J. Glossary of Terms