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First Data Corporation (FDC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

First Data Corporation (FDC) - 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

First Data Corporation (First Data) is a provider of electronic commerce and payment solutions to financial institutions and merchants. The company provides a wide range of e-commerce solutions, prepaid solutions, mobile commerce solutions, marketing solutions, security and fraud solutions, and card and check acceptance solutions to merchants. It also offers online banking solutions, customer communications solutions, card production, debit processing, and merchant acquiring referral program for financial institutions. Its other offerings include transportation solutions, education solutions, financial analyst solutions and corporate billers, among others. The company serves over six million customers and has business operations in various countries. First Data is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, the US.

First Data Corporation Key Recent Developments

May 12,2016: Gilbarco Releases Industry's First Multi-Network Credit And Debit EMV Compatible Petroleum Retail Point-Of-Sale Solution

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
First Data Corporation - Key Facts 5
First Data Corporation - Key Employees 6
First Data Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 7
First Data Corporation - Major Products and Services 8
First Data Corporation - History 9
First Data Corporation - Company Statement 16
First Data Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 18
Head Office 18
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 18
Section 2 – Company Analysis 20
First Data Corporation - Business Description 20
First Data Corporation - Corporate Strategy 22
First Data Corporation - SWOT Analysis 23
SWOT Analysis - Overview 23
First Data Corporation - Strengths 23
First Data Corporation - Weaknesses 24
First Data Corporation - Opportunities 25
First Data Corporation - Threats 26
First Data Corporation - Key Competitors 27
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 28
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 28
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 29
Performance Chart 32
Financial Performance 32
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 33
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 34
First Data Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 35
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 36
May 12, 2016: Gilbarco Releases Industry's First Multi-Network Credit And Debit EMV Compatible Petroleum Retail Point-Of-Sale Solution 36
Section 5 – Appendix 37
Methodology 37
Ratio Definitions 37
About GlobalData 41
Contact Us 41
Disclaimer 41
List of Tables
First Data Corporation, Key Facts 5
First Data Corporation, Key Employees 6
First Data Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 7
First Data Corporation, Major Products and Services 8
First Data Corporation, History 9
First Data Corporation, Subsidiaries 18
First Data Corporation, Key Competitors 27
First Data Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 28
First Data Corporation, Annual Ratios 29
First Data Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 30
First Data Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 31
First Data Corporation, Interim Ratios 33
First Data Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 35
Currency Codes 37
Capital Market Ratios 37
Equity Ratios 38
Profitability Ratios 38
Cost Ratios 39
Liquidity Ratios 39
Leverage Ratios 40
Efficiency Ratios 40
List of Figuress
First Data Corporation, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016)
First Data Corporation, Ratio Charts

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