Abbott Laboratories (ABT) - 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 by GlobalData 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.
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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. Key manufacturing facilities – A list of key manufacturing facilities 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.
Abbott Laboratories (Abbott) is a healthcare company, which discovers, develops, manufactures, and sells a diversified range of healthcare products including drugs, diagnostics, branded generics, and vascular and nutritional products. The company’s drugs, diagnostic and nutritional products comprise specialized medicines; medical diagnostic instruments and tests; minimally invasive surgical devices; nutritional supplements for infants, children and adults; and products for veterinary care. It has research and development, manufacturing and administrative facilities across the world. The company markets its products in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean, the Middle East, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Africa. Abbott is headquartered in Abbott Park, Illinois, the US.
Abbott Laboratories Key Recent Developments
Jan 18, 2016: Specialized nutrition supplement is associated with a 50 percent lower death rate in patients with heart or lung disease, new study shows Dec 11, 2015: Abbott and UC San Francisco Discover New Virus is Linked to Hepatitis C Oct 21, 2015: Abbott Reports Third-Quarter 2015 Results Sep 10, 2015: Abbott Named Industry Leader for Responsible and Sustainable Business for Three Consecutive Years on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Jul 22, 2015: Abbott Reports Second-Quarter 2015 Results
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