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Cabot Corporation (CBT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Cabot Corporation (CBT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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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

Cabot Corporation (Cabot) is a specialty chemicals and performance materials company. Its product line includes rubber and specialty grade carbon blacks, inkjet colorants, aerogel, fumed metal oxides, cesium formate drilling fluids and activated carbon. Cabot operates through a network of manufacturing facilities, research and development facilities and sales offices across the world. Its rubber black products are used in tires and industrial products such as belts, hoses, extruded profiles and molded goods. It also manufactures and markets a range of cesium products such as cesium formate brines and other fine cesium chemicals. The company has operational presence in the US, China, the Netherlands, and other foreign countries. Cabot is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, the US.

Cabot Corporation Key Recent Developments

Jan 19,2018: Cabot Corporation Announces Board of Directors Changes
Sep 25,2017: Cabot Norit Activated Carbon Solutions Remove Toxic Substances from Potable Water
Sep 14,2017: Cabot Opens Asia Technology Center In Shanghai
Sep 14,2017: Cabot Opens Asia Technology Center In Shanghai
Sep 11,2017: Cabot Elects New Member To Board Of Directors

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


Section 1 - About the Company 6
Cabot Corporation - Key Facts 6
Cabot Corporation - Key Employees 7
Cabot Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 8
Cabot Corporation - Major Products and Services 9
Cabot Corporation - History 10
Cabot Corporation - Company Statement 13
Cabot Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 14
Head Office 14
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14
Section 2 – Company Analysis 17
Company Overview 17
Cabot Corporation - Business Description 17
Business Segment: Performance Chemicals 17
Overview 17
Financials 17
Business Segment: Purification Solutions 17
Overview 17
Financials 18
Business Segment: Reinforcement Materials 18
Overview 18
Financials 18
Business Segment: Specialty Fluids 18
Overview 18
Financials 18
Geographical Segment: China 18
Financials 18
Geographical Segment: Netherlands 18
Financials 18
Geographical Segment: Other Foreign Countries 19
Financials 19
Geographical Segment: The US 19
Financials 19
Cabot Corporation - Corporate Strategy 20
Cabot Corporation - SWOT Analysis 21
SWOT Analysis - Overview 21
Cabot Corporation - Strengths 21
Cabot Corporation - Weaknesses 22
Cabot Corporation - Opportunities 23
Cabot Corporation - Threats 24
Cabot 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
Cabot Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 33
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 34
Jan 19, 2018: Cabot Corporation Announces Board of Directors Changes 34
Sep 25, 2017: Cabot Norit Activated Carbon Solutions Remove Toxic Substances from Potable Water 35
Sep 14, 2017: Cabot Opens Asia Technology Center In Shanghai 36
Sep 14, 2017: Cabot Opens Asia Technology Center In Shanghai 37
Sep 11, 2017: Cabot Elects New Member To Board Of Directors 38
Aug 01, 2017: Cabot Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results 39
May 01, 2017: Cabot Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results 41
Feb 01, 2017: Cabot Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results 43
Section 5 – Appendix 45
Methodology 45
Ratio Definitions 45
About GlobalData 49
Contact Us 49
Disclaimer 49
List of Tables
Cabot Corporation, Key Facts 6
Cabot Corporation, Key Employees 7
Cabot Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 8
Cabot Corporation, Major Products and Services 9
Cabot Corporation, History 10
Cabot Corporation, Other Locations 14
Cabot Corporation, Subsidiaries 15
Cabot Corporation, Key Competitors 25
Cabot Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 26
Cabot Corporation, Annual Ratios 27
Cabot Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 28
Cabot Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 29
Cabot Corporation, Interim Ratios 31
Cabot Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 33
Currency Codes 45
Capital Market Ratios 45
Equity Ratios 46
Profitability Ratios 46
Cost Ratios 47
Liquidity Ratios 47
Leverage Ratios 48
Efficiency Ratios 48
List of Figures
Cabot Corporation, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017) 30
Cabot Corporation, Ratio Charts 32

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