3M Co (MMM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

3M Co (MMM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

- SWOT Analysis Review provides you an 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.

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.

3M Co (3M) is a technology company. It develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of products in diversified markets. The company delivers products through different distribution channels, including directly to users and wholesalers, jobbers, retailers, distributors and dealers. 3M's solutions improve the dependability, cost-effectiveness and performance of electronic devices; electrical products, including infrastructure protection; and power generation and distribution. It serves customers in the automotive, electronics, health care, safety, energy and consumer sectors across Asia Pacific, Americas, the Middle East and Africa. The company has converting and manufacturing facilities across the world. 3M is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, the US.

3M Co Key Recent Developments

May 03,2019: 3M to acquire Acelity and its KCI subsidiaries for $6.7bn
Apr 26,2019: WMEL and 3M reach settlement agreement
Apr 25,2019: 3M reports first-quarter 2019 results; company initiates restructuring
Apr 01,2019: 3M Expands Adhesive Portfolio for Wearable Medical Devices
Mar 18,2019: 3M announces new business segments and leadership appointments

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Section 1 - About the Company
3M Co - Key Facts
3M Co - Key Employees
3M Co - Key Employee Biographies
3M Co - Major Products and Services
3M Co - History
3M Co - Company Statement
3M Co - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
3M Co - Business Description
Business Segment: Consumer
Business Segment: Electronics and Energy
Business Segment: Health Care
Business Segment: Industrial
Business Segment: Safety and Graphics
Geographical Segment: Asia Pacific
Target Markets
Geographical Segment: Europe, Middle East and Africa
Geographical Segment: Latin America and Canada
Geographical Segment: United States
R&D Overview
3M Co - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
3M Co - Strengths
3M Co - Weaknesses
3M Co - Opportunities
3M Co - Threats
3M Co - 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
3M Co, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
May 03, 2019: 3M to acquire Acelity and its KCI subsidiaries for $6.7bn
Apr 26, 2019: WMEL and 3M reach settlement agreement
Apr 25, 2019: 3M reports first-quarter 2019 results; company initiates restructuring
Apr 01, 2019: 3M Expands Adhesive Portfolio for Wearable Medical Devices
Mar 18, 2019: 3M announces new business segments and leadership appointments
Feb 28, 2019: 3M announces 100% global renewable electricity goal with headquarters campus converting to all renewables immediately
Feb 28, 2019: Flipping the switch to 100 percent renewable electricity at 3M
Feb 14, 2019: Battle-tested marine files lawsuit against 3M company alleging use of its defective military-issued earplugs resulted in permanent hearing loss
Feb 06, 2019: 3M leadership announcement
Jan 29, 2019: 3M reports fourth-quarter 2018 results
Section 5 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
3M Co, Key Facts
3M Co, Key Employees
3M Co, Key Employee Biographies
3M Co, Major Products and Services
3M Co, History
3M Co, Other Locations
3M Co, Subsidiaries
3M Co, Key Competitors
3M Co, Ratios based on current share price
3M Co, Annual Ratios
3M Co, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
3M Co, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
3M Co, Interim Ratios
3M Co, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
3M Co, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018)
3M Co, Ratio Charts

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