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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 provider of automotive equipment. The company distributes 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 various 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 markets, materials handling, earth moving, and logistics and supply chain sectors. The company has operations in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Barloworld is headquartered in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.

Barloworld Limited Key Recent Developments

Aug 30,2017: Caterpillar to supply power for B2Gold’s Otjikoto Mine in Namibia
Aug 28,2017: Barloworld to set up a 7 MW solar power plant at Otjikoto mine in Namibia

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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 11
Barloworld Limited - Locations And Subsidiaries 14
Head Office 14
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14
Affiliate 14
Joint Venture 15
Section 2 – Company Analysis 16
Company Overview 16
Barloworld Limited - Business Description 17
Business Segment: Automotive and Logistics 17
Overview 17
Performance 17
Business Segment: Corporate 17
Overview 17
Performance 17
Business Segment: Equipment 17
Overview 17
Performance 18
Barloworld Limited - Corporate Strategy 19
Barloworld Limited - SWOT Analysis 20
SWOT Analysis - Overview 20
Barloworld Limited - Strengths 20
Barloworld Limited - Weaknesses 21
Barloworld Limited - Opportunities 22
Barloworld Limited - Threats 23
Barloworld Limited - Key Competitors 24
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 26
Performance Chart 29
Financial Performance 29
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 30
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 31
Barloworld Limited, Recent Deals Summary 32
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 33
Aug 30, 2017: Caterpillar to supply power for B2Gold’s Otjikoto Mine in Namibia 33
Aug 30, 2017: Caterpillar to supply power for B2Gold’s Otjikoto Mine in Namibia 34
Section 5 – Appendix 35
Methodology 35
Ratio Definitions 35
About GlobalData 39
Contact Us 39
Disclaimer 39
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 14
Barloworld Limited, Affiliate 14
Barloworld Limited, Joint Venture 15
Barloworld Limited, Key Competitors 24
Barloworld Limited, Ratios based on current share price 25
Barloworld Limited, Annual Ratios 26
Barloworld Limited, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 27
Barloworld Limited, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 28
Barloworld Limited, Interim Ratios 30
Barloworld Limited, Recent Deals Summary 32
Currency Codes 35
Capital Market Ratios 35
Equity Ratios 36
Profitability Ratios 36
Cost Ratios 37
Liquidity Ratios 37
Leverage Ratios 38
Efficiency Ratios 38
List of Figures
Barloworld Limited, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017) 29
Barloworld Limited, Ratio Charts 31

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