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PolyOne Corporation (POL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

PolyOne Corporation (POL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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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

PolyOne Corporation (PolyOne) is a provider of specialized polymer materials. It also offers a range of allied services and solutions. The product portfolio of the company includes inks, latexes, liquid colorants, additive concentrates, vinyl formulations and alloys, specialty coating materials and fluoropolymer and silicone colorants. PolyOne also engages in the distribution of engineering and commodity grade resins to custom injection molders and extruders. It offers its products to various industries such as appliances, packaging, textiles, healthcare, electrical and electronics, construction and transportation, among others. The company commercializes its products through a network of direct sales personnel, sales agents, and distributors. Its operations are spread across the US, Europe, Canada, Asia and South America, among others. PolyOne is headquartered in Ohio, the US.

PolyOne Corporation Key Recent Developments

Jun 01,2017: Polyone Appoints Mark Crist To President Of Color, Additives & Inks; Scott Horn To President Of Distribution
Apr 27,2017: Polyone Announces First Quarter 2017 Results
Mar 08,2017: PolyOne Board Elects Kim Ann Mink As Director
Feb 27,2017: PolyOne Announces Amendment To Revolving Credit Facility
Jan 27,2017: PolyOne Announces Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Results

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Section 1 - About the Company 6
PolyOne Corporation - Key Facts 6
PolyOne Corporation - Key Employees 7
PolyOne Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 9
PolyOne Corporation - Major Products and Services 10
PolyOne Corporation - History 13
PolyOne Corporation - Company Statement 19
PolyOne Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 22
Head Office 22
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 22
Section 2 – Company Analysis 28
PolyOne Corporation - Business Description 28
PolyOne Corporation - Corporate Strategy 30
PolyOne Corporation - SWOT Analysis 31
SWOT Analysis - Overview 31
PolyOne Corporation - Strengths 31
PolyOne Corporation - Weaknesses 32
PolyOne Corporation - Opportunities 33
PolyOne Corporation - Threats 34
PolyOne Corporation - Key Competitors 35
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 36
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 36
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 37
Performance Chart 40
Financial Performance 40
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 41
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 42
Section 4 – Company’s Petrochemicals Financial Deals and Alliances 43
PolyOne Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 43
PolyOne Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 44
PolyOne Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 45
Section 5 – Company’s Recent Developments 46
Jun 01, 2017: Polyone Appoints Mark Crist To President Of Color, Additives & Inks; Scott Horn To President Of Distribution 46
Apr 27, 2017: Polyone Announces First Quarter 2017 Results 47
Mar 08, 2017: PolyOne Board Elects Kim Ann Mink As Director 48
Feb 27, 2017: PolyOne Announces Amendment To Revolving Credit Facility 49
Jan 27, 2017: PolyOne Announces Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Results 50
Nov 14, 2016: PolyOne Develops High-Performing Plasticizer Alternative For Flexible PVC 51
Oct 26, 2016: PolyOne Announces Third Quarter 2016 Results 52
Aug 29, 2016: PolyOne Appoints James N. Sloan, Vice President, Treasurer 53
Jul 27, 2016: PolyOne Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results 54
May 12, 2016: PolyOne Shareholders Approve All Proposals At The 2016 Annual Meeting, Robert M. Patterson Becomes Chairman Of The Board 55
Section 6 – Appendix 56
Methodology 56
Ratio Definitions 56
About GlobalData 60
Contact Us 60
Disclaimer 60
List of Tables
PolyOne Corporation, Key Facts 6
PolyOne Corporation, Key Employees 7
PolyOne Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 9
PolyOne Corporation, Major Products and Services 10
PolyOne Corporation, History 13
PolyOne Corporation, Other Locations 22
PolyOne Corporation, Subsidiaries 23
PolyOne Corporation, Key Competitors 35
PolyOne Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 36
PolyOne Corporation, Annual Ratios 37
PolyOne Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 38
PolyOne Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 39
PolyOne Corporation, Interim Ratios 41
PolyOne Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 43
PolyOne Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 44
PolyOne Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 45
Currency Codes 56
Capital Market Ratios 56
Equity Ratios 57
Profitability Ratios 57
Cost Ratios 58
Liquidity Ratios 58
Leverage Ratios 59
Efficiency Ratios 59
List of Figuress
PolyOne Corporation, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016)
PolyOne Corporation, Ratio Charts
PolyOne Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017
PolyOne Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals by Type, 2011 to YTD 2017

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