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Drax Group Plc (DRX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Drax Group Plc (DRX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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  • 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.
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  • 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

Drax Group plc (Drax) is a biomass-fuelled electricity generator, which generates electricity from coal and biomass. It operates across three principal areas of activity, electricity generation; electricity sales to business customers; and compressed wood pellet production. The company operates power stations in the UK that includes Drax Power; Drax Biomass Inc.; Haven Power; and Opus Energy. It sources biomass pellets from the US, Canada, Latvia, Estonia, Portugal, the UK, Lithuania, Poland, Germany, Spain, and South Africa; and operates biomass compressed wood pellet production facilities and processing facilities in the US. Drax is headquartered in Selby, North Yorkshire, the UK.

Drax Group Plc Key Recent Developments

Jun 06,2018: Drax moves closer to coal-free future with unit four conversion
Apr 20,2018: Drax plans to cut cost of biomass electricity by a third
Apr 09,2018: UK’s biggest power station signs up to Powering Past Coal Alliance
Feb 27,2018: Drax Group plc: Full year results for the twelve months ended 31 December 2017
Feb 21,2018: Britain now produces enough renewable electricity to power the entire country 60 years ago

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Section 1 - About the Company
Drax Group Plc - Key Facts
Drax Group Plc - Key Employees
Drax Group Plc - Key Employee Biographies
Drax Group Plc - Major Products and Services
Drax Group Plc - History
Drax Group Plc - Company Statement
Drax Group Plc - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Affiliate
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Drax Group Plc - Business Description
Business Segment: B2B Energy Supply
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Pellet Production
Overview
Key Stats
Business Segment: Power Generation
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Drax Group Plc - Corporate Strategy
Drax Group Plc - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Drax Group Plc - Strengths
Drax Group Plc - Weaknesses
Drax Group Plc - Opportunities
Drax Group Plc - Threats
Drax Group Plc - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 – Company’s Power Financial Deals and Alliances
Drax Group Plc, Power, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018
Drax Group Plc, Power, Deals By Type, 2012 to YTD 2018
Drax Group Plc, Recent Deals Summary
Section 5 – Company’s Recent Developments
Jun 06, 2018: Drax moves closer to coal-free future with unit four conversion
Apr 09, 2018: UK’s biggest power station signs up to Powering Past Coal Alliance
Feb 27, 2018: Drax Group plc: Full year results for the twelve months ended 31 December 2017
Feb 21, 2018: Britain now produces enough renewable electricity to power the entire country 60 years ago
Feb 21, 2018: Britain now produces enough renewable electricity to power the entire country 60 years ago
Jan 17, 2018: Fourth Biomass Unit Conversion: DRAX GROUP PLC
Jan 17, 2018: Fourth biomass unit conversion
Dec 20, 2017: Biomass Outage at Drax Power Station
Dec 12, 2017: Trading Update Drax Group Plc
Nov 15, 2017: Appointment of new non-executive director - Drax Group plc
Section 6 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Drax Group Plc, Key Facts
Drax Group Plc, Key Employees
Drax Group Plc, Key Employee Biographies
Drax Group Plc, Major Products and Services
Drax Group Plc, History
Drax Group Plc, Subsidiaries
Drax Group Plc, Affiliate
Drax Group Plc, Key Competitors
Drax Group Plc, Ratios based on current share price
Drax Group Plc, Annual Ratios
Drax Group Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Drax Group Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Drax Group Plc, Interim Ratios
Drax Group Plc, Power, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018
Drax Group Plc, Power, Deals By Type, 2012 to YTD 2018
Drax Group Plc, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Drax Group Plc, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
Drax Group Plc, Ratio Charts
Drax Group Plc, Power, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018
Drax Group Plc, Power, Deals by Type, 2012 to YTD 2018

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