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Low & Bonar Plc (LWB) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Low & Bonar Plc (LWB) - 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

Low & Bonar PLC (Low & Bonar) designs and manufactures engineered polymers. The company, through its novel technologies, converts plastic into yarns and fibers. Its product portfolio includes woven and non-woven geotextiles, construction fibers, grids, coated fabrics, knitted fabrics, 3D polymeric mats and composites. It also supplies performance materials to building and industrial, civil engineering, coated industrial textiles and interiors and transportation industries. These products are marketed under various brands such as BONARBUILT, BONARPURE, XEROFLOR, ADFIL, ENKASOLUTIONS, MEHGIES and COLBACK. Low & Bonar offers these products to various markets including Sport and Leisure, Transport, industrial, interiors, building and civil engineering. The company operates research and development facilities in the US, the Netherlands and Belgium and manufacturing facilities in the UK, Belgium, the Netherlands, Hungary, Germany, Czech Republic, the US, China, Slovakia and Saudi Arabia. Low & Bonar is headquartered in London, the UK.

Low & Bonar Plc Key Recent Developments

Jan 31,2018: Low & Bonar appoints CFO de Klerk as new chief executive officer
Dec 20,2017: Low & Bonar chief executive quits
Jul 12,2017: Low & Bonar announces 2017 half year results
Jul 07,2017: Low & Bonar SID steps down
Apr 18,2017: Low & Bonar appoints CFO

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Section 1 - About the Company
Low & Bonar Plc - Key Facts
Low & Bonar Plc - Key Employees
Low & Bonar Plc - Key Employee Biographies
Low & Bonar Plc - Major Products and Services
Low & Bonar Plc - History
Low & Bonar Plc - Company Statement
Low & Bonar Plc - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Low & Bonar Plc - Business Description
Business Segment: Building & Industrial (B&I)
Overview
Performance
Business Segment: Civil Engineering (CE)
Overview
Performance
Business Segment: Coated Technical Textiles (CTT)
Overview
Performance
Business Segment: Interior & Transportation (I&T)
Overview
Performance
Geographical Segment: Asia
Target Markets
Performance
Geographical Segment: Eastern Europe
Target Markets
Performance
Geographical Segment: Middle East
Target Markets
Performance
Geographical Segment: North America
Target Markets
Performance
Geographical Segment: Rest of the World
Performance
Geographical Segment: Western Europe
Target Markets
Performance
R&D Overview
Low & Bonar Plc - Corporate Strategy
Low & Bonar Plc - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Low & Bonar Plc - Strengths
Low & Bonar Plc - Weaknesses
Low & Bonar Plc - Opportunities
Low & Bonar Plc - Threats
Low & Bonar 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 Recent Developments
Jul 12, 2017: Low & Bonar announces 2017 half year results
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Low & Bonar Plc, Key Facts
Low & Bonar Plc, Key Employees
Low & Bonar Plc, Key Employee Biographies
Low & Bonar Plc, Major Products and Services
Low & Bonar Plc, History
Low & Bonar Plc, Other Locations
Low & Bonar Plc, Subsidiaries
Low & Bonar Plc, Key Competitors
Low & Bonar Plc, Ratios based on current share price
Low & Bonar Plc, Annual Ratios
Low & Bonar Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Low & Bonar Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Low & Bonar Plc, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Low & Bonar Plc, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
Low & Bonar Plc, Ratio Charts

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