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LafargeHolcim Ltd (HOLN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

LafargeHolcim Ltd (HOLN) - 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

LafargeHolcim Ltd (LafargeHolcim) formerly Holcim Ltd, is a building material company that manufactures and distributes building and construction materials. The company manufactures cement, processes and distributes aggregates, and supplies ready mix concrete and asphalt worldwide to residential, commercial and infrastructure customers. LafargeHolcim owns and manages cement and grinding plants, aggregates plants, ready mix concrete plants, and sells millions of tonnes of aggregates annually worldwide. The company’s customers range from individual homebuilders to promoters of very large projects. It also provides consulting, research, trading and engineering services to its customers. It operates plants in more than 90 countries in North America, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific regions. LafargeHolcim is headquartered in Jona, Switzerland.

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Section 1 - About the Company
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Key Facts
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Key Employees
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Key Employee Biographies
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Major Products and Services
LafargeHolcim Ltd - History
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Company Statement
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Business Description
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Corporate Strategy
LafargeHolcim Ltd - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Strengths
Strength - Sturdy Research and Development Activities
Strength - Strong Market Position
Strength - Core Business: Cement Division
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Weaknesses
Weakness - Legal Proceedings
Weakness - Higher Costs
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Opportunities
Opportunity - Increase in Demand for Cement
Opportunity - Growing Construction Expenditure in Eastern Europe
Opportunity - Trans European Transport Network (TEN-T) Program
Opportunity - Strategic Growth Initiatives
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Threats
Threat - Intense Market Competition
Threat - Cost Overruns
Threat - Stringent Regulations
LafargeHolcim 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
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Key Facts
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Key Employees
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Key Employee Biographies
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Major Products and Services
LafargeHolcim Ltd, History
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Subsidiaries
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Key Competitors
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Ratios based on current share price
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Annual Ratios
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Interim Ratios
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015)
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Ratio Charts

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