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Alliance Data Systems Corporation (ADS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Alliance Data Systems Corporation (ADS) - 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

Alliance Data Systems Corporation (Alliance Data) is a provider of data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions. It provides marketing-driven branded credit card programs; multichannel, data-driven technologies and marketing services; and owns and operates loyalty programs such as AIR MILES in Canada, and BrandLoyalty in the Netherlands. The company serves broad range of end-markets including petroleum retail, specialty retail, grocery and drugstore chains, insurance, automotive, hospitality and travel, financial services, telecommunications, and healthcare across North America; Europe, the Middle East, Africa; Asia- Pacific; and other regions. Alliance Data is headquartered in Plano, Texas, the US.

Alliance Data Systems Corporation Key Recent Developments

Oct 19,2017: Alliance Data reports third quarter 2017 Results
Jul 20,2017: Alliance Data Systems reports lower Q2 net income, provides annual outlook
Jun 09,2017: Alliance Data expands presence in Salt Lake Valley with new customer care facility
Jun 08,2017: Amazon, two others to invest $250M in Utah
Apr 20,2017: Alliance Data Systems reports lower Q1 net income, provides 2017 guidance

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


Section 1 - About the Company 5
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Key Facts 5
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Key Employees 6
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 7
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Major Products and Services 8
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - History 9
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Company Statement 16
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 18
Head Office 18
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 18
Section 2 – Company Analysis 20
Company Overview 20
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Business Description 20
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - SWOT Analysis 21
SWOT Analysis - Overview 21
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Strengths 21
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Weaknesses 22
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Opportunities 23
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Threats 24
Alliance Data Systems Corporation - Key Competitors 25
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 27
Performance Chart 30
Financial Performance 30
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 31
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 32
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 33
Oct 19, 2017: Alliance Data reports third quarter 2017 Results 33
Jul 20, 2017: Alliance Data Systems reports lower Q2 net income, provides annual outlook 35
Apr 20, 2017: Alliance Data Systems reports lower Q1 net income, provides 2017 guidance 36
Jan 26, 2017: Alliance Data Systems reports lower Q4 net income, provides annual guidance 37
Section 5 – Appendix 38
Methodology 38
Ratio Definitions 38
About GlobalData 42
Contact Us 42
Disclaimer 42
List of Tables
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Key Facts 5
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Key Employees 6
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 7
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Major Products and Services 8
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, History 9
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Subsidiaries 18
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Key Competitors 25
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 26
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Annual Ratios 27
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 28
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 29
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Interim Ratios 31
Currency Codes 38
Capital Market Ratios 38
Equity Ratios 39
Profitability Ratios 39
Cost Ratios 40
Liquidity Ratios 40
Leverage Ratios 41
Efficiency Ratios 41
List of Figures
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 30
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Ratio Charts 32

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