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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.
Highlights

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 12,2018 Ground-breaking innovations for future autonomous and electric transport solutions
Sep 04,2018 Volvo and Skanska begin tests at prototype all-electric mining site
Jul 19,2018 Volvo Group – the second quarter 2018
Jun 19,2018 Change in Volvo's Group Executive Board

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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
Company Overview
AB Volvo - Business Description
Business Segment: Buses
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Construction Equipment
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Construction Operations
Key Strategies
Business Segment: Financial Services
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Group functions & Other including eliminations
Overview
Performance
Business Segment: Trucks
Overview
Performance
Key Strategies
Key Stats
Business Segment: Volvo Penta
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: Asia
Target Markets
Performance
Geographical Segment: Europe
Target Markets
Performance
Geographical Segment: North America
Target Markets
Performance
Geographical Segment: Others
Target Markets
Performance
Geographical Segment: South America
Target Markets
Performance
R&D Overview
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
Sep 12, 2018: Ground-breaking innovations for future autonomous and electric transport solutions
Sep 04, 2018: Volvo and Skanska begin tests at prototype all-electric mining site
Jul 19, 2018: Volvo Group – the second quarter 2018
Jun 19, 2018: Change in Volvo's Group Executive Board
Apr 30, 2018: Volvo's leasing revenues down by 30% in first quarter
Apr 30, 2018: Volvo's leasing revenues down by 30% in first quarter
Apr 30, 2018: Volvo FS revenues up 13% in first quarter
Apr 30, 2018: Volvo FS revenues up 13% in first quarter
Apr 23, 2018: Gazprom Neft Board Of Directors Reviews Information On Outlook For Business Development In Production And Sale Of Lubricants
Feb 23, 2018: Eric Elzvik proposed as new Board member of AB Volvo
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
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 (2013 - 2017)
AB Volvo, Ratio Charts

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