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Federal Signal Corporation (FSS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Federal Signal Corporation (FSS) - 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

Federal Signal Corporation (Federal Signal) is a provider of safety products. The company designs, manufactures and sells integrated products and solutions for municipal, governmental and industrial and customers. The company offers wide range of products that include sewer cleaners, street sweepers, waterblasters, vacuum trucks, safety and security systems, and technology based products for the public safety market, and vehicle-mounted aerial platforms. It also offers repair, service, equipment rentals and training to the customers. The company’s products find application in fire rescue, law enforcement, intelligent transportation and commercial and industrial operations. Federal Signal is headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, the US.

Federal Signal Corporation Key Recent Developments

Apr 06,2017: David G. Martin joins Federal Signal as chief operating officer
Oct 25,2016: Federal Signal announces retirement of executive chairman
May 03,2016: Federal Signal reports first quarter earnings and maintains outlook for 2016
Feb 29,2016: Federal Signal finishes strong year with Operating Income of $103 million, up 16%
Feb 11,2016: Federal Signal appoints Senior Vice President, Safety and Security Systems Group

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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.

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


Section 1 - About the Company 5
Federal Signal Corporation - Key Facts 5
Federal Signal Corporation - Key Employees 6
Federal Signal Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 7
Federal Signal Corporation - Major Products and Services 8
Federal Signal Corporation - History 9
Federal Signal Corporation - Company Statement 11
Federal Signal Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 14
Head Office 14
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14
Section 2 – Company Analysis 16
Federal Signal Corporation - Business Description 16
Federal Signal Corporation - Corporate Strategy 17
Federal Signal Corporation - SWOT Analysis 18
SWOT Analysis - Overview 18
Federal Signal Corporation - Strengths 18
Federal Signal Corporation - Weaknesses 19
Federal Signal Corporation - Opportunities 20
Federal Signal Corporation - Threats 21
Federal Signal Corporation - Key Competitors 22
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 24
Performance Chart 27
Financial Performance 27
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 28
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 29
Federal Signal Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 30
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 31
Oct 25, 2016: Federal Signal announces retirement of executive chairman 31
Section 5 – Appendix 32
Methodology 32
Ratio Definitions 32
About GlobalData 36
Contact Us 36
Disclaimer 36
List of Tables
Federal Signal Corporation, Key Facts 5
Federal Signal Corporation, Key Employees 6
Federal Signal Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 7
Federal Signal Corporation, Major Products and Services 8
Federal Signal Corporation, History 9
Federal Signal Corporation, Subsidiaries 14
Federal Signal Corporation, Key Competitors 22
Federal Signal Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 23
Federal Signal Corporation, Annual Ratios 24
Federal Signal Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 25
Federal Signal Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 26
Federal Signal Corporation, Interim Ratios 28
Federal Signal Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 30
Currency Codes 32
Capital Market Ratios 32
Equity Ratios 33
Profitability Ratios 33
Cost Ratios 34
Liquidity Ratios 34
Leverage Ratios 35
Efficiency Ratios 35
List of Figures
Federal Signal Corporation, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 27
Federal Signal Corporation, Ratio Charts 29

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