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

LafargeHolcim Ltd (LHN) - 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.
  • 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) is a manufacturer of building materials. It produces cement, processes and distributes aggregates, and supplies ready mix concrete and asphalt to residential, commercial and infrastructure customers. The company owns and manages cement and grinding plants, aggregates plants, ready mix concrete plants across the world. LafargeHolcim supplies its products to various building projects including housing and commercial; onshore and offshore well construction; and infrastructure projects. LafargeHolcim’s customers include individual homebuilders, builders, masons, architects and engineers. It also provides consulting, trading, engineering, and industrial and municipal waste management services. The company has its presence across North America, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. LafargeHolcim is headquartered in Jona, St. Gallen, Switzerland.

LafargeHolcim Ltd Key Recent Developments

Apr 04,2018: Changes to the Board of Directors of LafargeHolcim
Mar 28,2018: Changes at LafargeHolcim Foundation board; announcement of Global Awards winners
Feb 09,2018: George Michos appointed CEO of LafargeHolcim Maroc
Dec 15,2017: Changes in Group Management; More focus on markets, leaner and more agile structure
Nov 27,2017: LafargeHolcim Awards for Asia Pacific honor sustainable designs at Kualar Lumpur ceremony

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Section 1 - About the Company
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Key Facts
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Key Employees
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Key Employee Biographies
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Key Operational Employees
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
Company Overview
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Business Description
Business Segment: Aggregates
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Cement
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Cement?
Overview
Business Segment: Other Construction Materials and Services
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: Asia Pacific
Target Markets
Performance
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: Europe
Target Markets
Performance
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: Latin America
Target Markets
Performance
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: Middle East Africa
Target Markets
Performance
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: North America
Target Markets
Performance
Key Stats
R&D Overview
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Corporate Strategy
LafargeHolcim Ltd - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Strengths
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Weaknesses
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Opportunities
LafargeHolcim Ltd - Threats
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 – Company’s Recent Developments
Apr 04, 2018: Changes to the Board of Directors of LafargeHolcim
Dec 15, 2017: Changes in Group Management; More focus on markets, leaner and more agile structure
Nov 27, 2017: LafargeHolcim Awards for Asia Pacific honor sustainable designs at Kualar Lumpur ceremony
Oct 27, 2017: LafargeHolcim continues growth in sales and EBITDA in Q3
Oct 10, 2017: Géraldine Picaud appointed Group CFO at LafargeHolcim
Jul 26, 2017: LafargeHolcim reports continued earnings growth in Q2
Jun 26, 2017: LafargeHolcim appoints new Group Head of Research & Development
May 29, 2017: LafargeHolcim plant in Hungary wins gold World Prix d’Excellence
May 23, 2017: Jan Jenisch appointed new CEO of LafargeHolcim Group
Apr 24, 2017: LafargeHolcim announces resignation of CEO
Section 5 – 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, Key Operational Employees
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, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
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 (2013 - 2017)
LafargeHolcim Ltd, Ratio Charts

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