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AB Volvo (VOLV B) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

AB Volvo (VOLV B) - 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.

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.

AB Volvo (Volvo) provides commercial transport solutions globally through its trucks and buses. The company also manufactures and sells equipment for the construction market as well as drive systems for marine and industrial applications. In addition, it provides industrial information technology (IT) solutions, logistics solutions and support services such as roadside assistance, fuel management, and driver training. The company manufactures a wide range of medium-heavy to heavy trucks for regional transport, long-haul and construction operations under the Volvo, Renault, Mack, and UD brands. Volvo operates production facilities in several countries and markets its products worldwide, including Sweden, France, Japan, the US, China, Brazil and South Korea. Volvo is headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden.

AB Volvo Key Recent Developments

Sep 19,2017: Volvo plant in Berkeley County to invest $1B, bring 4500 jobs
Jul 19,2017: Volvo Group announces second quarter 2017 results
Feb 01,2017: Volvo Group reports fourth quarter and full year 2016 results
Dec 13,2016: Volvo Trucks announces 500 layoffs at Dublin plant
Oct 21,2016: Volvo Group reports third quarter 2016 results

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The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

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The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

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Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

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Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

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

Section 1 - About the Company
AB Volvo - Key Facts
AB Volvo - Key Employees
AB Volvo - Key Employee Biographies
AB Volvo - Major Products and Services
AB Volvo - History
AB Volvo - Company Statement
AB Volvo - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Joint Venture
Section 2 – Company Analysis
AB Volvo - Business Description
AB Volvo - Corporate Strategy
AB Volvo - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
AB Volvo - Strengths
AB Volvo - Weaknesses
AB Volvo - Opportunities
AB Volvo - Threats
AB Volvo - 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
AB Volvo, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Jul 19, 2017: Volvo Group announces second quarter 2017 results
Feb 01, 2017: Volvo Group reports fourth quarter and full year 2016 results
Oct 21, 2016: Volvo Group reports third quarter 2016 results
Jul 19, 2016: Volvo Group reports second quarter 2016 results
Apr 06, 2016: Lars Stenqvist joins Volvo Group management
Section 5 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
AB Volvo, Key Facts
AB Volvo, Key Employees
AB Volvo, Key Employee Biographies
AB Volvo, Major Products and Services
AB Volvo, History
AB Volvo, Subsidiaries
AB Volvo, Joint Venture
AB Volvo, Key Competitors
AB Volvo, Ratios based on current share price
AB Volvo, Annual Ratios
AB Volvo, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
AB Volvo, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
AB Volvo, Interim Ratios
AB Volvo, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
AB Volvo, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016)
AB Volvo, Ratio Charts

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