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Hitachi Ltd (6501) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Hitachi Ltd (6501) - 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

Hitachi Ltd (Hitachi) is a multinational company with operations in sectors such as engineering and electronics, nuclear, transportation and industrial systems. It manufactures and sells information and telecommunication systems, power systems, social infrastructure and industrial systems, construction machinery, electronic systems and equipment, automotive systems, and smart life and eco-friendly systems; and provides related solutions. The company's products and services find application in various markets including healthcare; power systems; infrastructure; industrial, transportation, railways; urban planning and development; defense; information and telecommunication; and chemical industries. The company caters its services to global automobile, aerospace, nuclear, and computer industries. It has operational presence in Asia-Pacific, North America, Latin America and Europe. Hitachi is headquartered in Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, Japan.

Hitachi Ltd Key Recent Developments

Aug 03,2018: Commencement of demonstration of low carbon hydrogen supply chain in Tomiya city, Miyagi prefecture
Jul 29,2018: Japan and Hitachi pin nuclear export hopes on U.K. project in Wales
Jul 27,2018: Hitachi reports results for Q1 ended June 30, 2018
Jul 20,2018: Hitachi business finance expands business development team
Jul 16,2018: Six companies join Automotive Information Sharing and Analysis Center

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


Section 1 - About the Company
Hitachi Ltd - Key Facts
Hitachi Ltd - Key Employees
Hitachi Ltd - Key Employee Biographies
Hitachi Ltd - Major Products and Services
Hitachi Ltd - History
Hitachi Ltd - Company Statement
Hitachi Ltd - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Joint Venture
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Hitachi Ltd - Business Description
Product Category: High Functional Materials and Components
Overview
Product Category: Automotive Systems
Overview
Performance
Product Category: Construction Machinery
Overview
Financials
Product Category: Electronic Systems and Equipment
Overview
Performance
Product Category: High Functional Materials and Components
Performance
Product Category: Information and Telecommunication Systems
Overview
Performance
Product Category: Others
Overview
Performance
Product Category: Smart Life and Ecofriendly Systems
Overview
Performance
Product Category: Social Infrastructure and Industrial Systems
Overview
Performance
Hitachi Ltd - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Hitachi Ltd - Strengths
Hitachi Ltd - Weaknesses
Hitachi Ltd - Opportunities
Hitachi Ltd - Threats
Hitachi Ltd - 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
Hitachi Ltd, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Aug 03, 2018: Commencement of demonstration of low carbon hydrogen supply chain in Tomiya city, Miyagi prefecture
Jul 16, 2018: Six companies join Automotive Information Sharing and Analysis Center
Jun 12, 2018: Hitachi awarded Authorised Engineering Organisation status by Transport for NSW, in Sydney Australia
Jun 05, 2018: Horizon moves forward on Wylfa Newydd
May 30, 2018: Strengthen Marubeni's Competitive Edge in the Domestic Power Retailing Business by Utilizing Digital Technology
May 30, 2018: Strengthen Marubeni's Competitive Edge in the Domestic Power Retailing Business by Utilizing Digital Technology
May 16, 2018: Solomon Power and Hitachi Conclude MoU on Resolving Energy Issues Leveraging Internet of Things
May 14, 2018: Hitachi and Toray are Commissioned by NEDO to Implement the Demonstration Project for an Energy Saving Seawater RO System in the actual scale in Saudi Arabia
May 11, 2018: Milestone of first phase of Project NEDO
May 08, 2018: NEDO and Hitachi Develop and Install Cloud-Based Integrated Distribution Management System in Slovenia, Demonstration Operation Starts in July
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Hitachi Ltd, Key Facts
Hitachi Ltd, Key Employees
Hitachi Ltd, Key Employees (cont..)
Hitachi Ltd, Key Employee Biographies
Hitachi Ltd, Major Products and Services
Hitachi Ltd, History
Hitachi Ltd, Other Locations
Hitachi Ltd, Subsidiaries
Hitachi Ltd, Joint Venture
Hitachi Ltd, Key Competitors
Hitachi Ltd, Ratios based on current share price
Hitachi Ltd, Annual Ratios
Hitachi Ltd, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Hitachi Ltd, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Hitachi Ltd, Interim Ratios
Hitachi Ltd, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Hitachi Ltd, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018)
Hitachi Ltd, Ratio Charts

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