Market Research Logo

Barloworld Limited (BAW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Barloworld Limited (BAW) - 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.

Barloworld Limited (Barloworld) is a distributor of international automotive brands and a provider of integrated fleet management, rental, product support and logistics solutions. It distributes cars, trucks, earthmoving and power generation equipment, materials handling equipment. The company also offers services such as supply chain optimization, logistics management, fleet services, digital disposal solutions, car rentals, and used equipment retail. Barloworld caters its products and services to construction, mining, power, automotive, agricultural mechanization, materials handling, earth moving, crushing and screening and logistics and supply chain sectors. The company has operations in various parts of the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Barloworld is headquartered in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.

Barloworld Limited Key Recent Developments

Oct 03,2016: Barloworld CEO to step down

Key benefits of buying this profile include:

You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.
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.

Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.
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.

Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.
Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.

Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies’ strategic, financial and operational performance.
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.

Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.
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 5
Barloworld Limited - Key Facts 5
Barloworld Limited - Key Employees 6
Barloworld Limited - Key Employee Biographies 7
Barloworld Limited - Major Products and Services 8
Barloworld Limited - History 9
Barloworld Limited - Company Statement 10
Barloworld Limited - Locations And Subsidiaries 13
Head Office 13
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 13
Joint Venture 14
Section 2 – Company Analysis 15
Barloworld Limited - Business Description 15
Barloworld Limited - SWOT Analysis 16
SWOT Analysis - Overview 16
Barloworld Limited - Strengths 16
Barloworld Limited - Weaknesses 17
Barloworld Limited - Opportunities 18
Barloworld Limited - Threats 19
Barloworld Limited - Key Competitors 20
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 21
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 21
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 22
Performance Chart 25
Financial Performance 25
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 27
Barloworld Limited, Recent Deals Summary 28
Section 4 – Appendix 29
Methodology 29
Ratio Definitions 29
About GlobalData 33
Contact Us 33
Disclaimer 33
List of Tables
Barloworld Limited, Key Facts 5
Barloworld Limited, Key Employees 6
Barloworld Limited, Key Employee Biographies 7
Barloworld Limited, Major Products and Services 8
Barloworld Limited, History 9
Barloworld Limited, Subsidiaries 13
Barloworld Limited, Joint Venture 14
Barloworld Limited, Key Competitors 20
Barloworld Limited, Ratios based on current share price 21
Barloworld Limited, Annual Ratios 22
Barloworld Limited, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 23
Barloworld Limited, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 24
Barloworld Limited, Interim Ratios 26
Barloworld Limited, Recent Deals Summary 28
Currency Codes 29
Capital Market Ratios 29
Equity Ratios 30
Profitability Ratios 30
Cost Ratios 31
Liquidity Ratios 31
Leverage Ratios 32
Efficiency Ratios 32
List of Figures
Barloworld Limited, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 25
Barloworld Limited, Ratio Charts 27

Download our eBook: How to Succeed Using Market Research

Learn how to effectively navigate the market research process to help guide your organization on the journey to success.

Download eBook

Share this report