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Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD) - 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

Sears Holdings Corporation (Sears) is an integrated retailing company that owns and operates physical and digital stores. Its product portfolio includes consumer electronics, outdoor living equipment and accessories, toys, lawn and garden equipment, apparels, automotive accessories, sporting goods, tires and batteries, home fashion products and footwear, jewelry and accessories. Major brands of Sears include Kenmore, Diehard, Sears, Kmart, Shop Your Way and Bluelight. It conducts these business operations through a network of full-line and specialty retail stores in the US. The company also provides the capability for its members and customers to engage in cross-channel transactions that include free store pickup, buy in store/ship to home and buy online, return in store. It retails products through various e-commerce sites including sears.com and kmart.com. It provides home services delivery & installation services and automotive repair and maintenance services. Sears is headquartered in Illinois, the US.

Sears Holdings Corporation Key Recent Developments

Jul 14,2018: Sears at The Mall at Greece Ridge to close
Jun 21,2018: Sears, Rebuilding Together join for Annual Heroes at Home program
Jun 04,2018: Sears to close 72 stores in near future
May 31,2018: Sears Holdings posts Q1 2018 financial results
Apr 02,2018: Sears Holdings To Win ENERGY STAR Partner Of The Year Awards For Retailer, Energy Management And Brand Owner Categories

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The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

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Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

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Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

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


Section 1 - About the Company
Sears Holdings Corporation - Key Facts
Sears Holdings Corporation - Key Employees
Sears Holdings Corporation - Key Employee Biographies
Sears Holdings Corporation - Major Products and Services
Sears Holdings Corporation - History
Sears Holdings Corporation - Company Statement
Sears Holdings Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Sears Holdings Corporation - Business Description
Business Segment: Kmart
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Sears Domestic
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Sears Holdings Corporation - Corporate Strategy
Sears Holdings Corporation - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Sears Holdings Corporation - Strengths
Sears Holdings Corporation - Weaknesses
Sears Holdings Corporation - Opportunities
Sears Holdings Corporation - Threats
Sears Holdings Corporation - 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
Jun 21, 2018: Sears, Rebuilding Together join for Annual Heroes at Home program
Jun 04, 2018: Sears to close 72 stores in near future
Jun 04, 2018: Sears to close 72 stores in near future
Apr 02, 2018: Sears Holdings To Win ENERGY STAR Partner Of The Year Awards For Retailer, Energy Management And Brand Owner Categories
Nov 30, 2017: Sears Holdings reports Q3 2017 results
Oct 16, 2017: Sears Holdings announces change to board of directors
Aug 24, 2017: Sears Holdings reports Q2 2017 results
Jun 14, 2017: Sears to slash 400 more jobs as part of $1.25bn restructuring program
Jun 14, 2017: Sears to slash 400 more jobs as part of $1.25bn restructuring program
May 26, 2017: Sears Holdings reports Q1 2017 results
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Sears Holdings Corporation, Key Facts
Sears Holdings Corporation, Key Employees
Sears Holdings Corporation, Key Employee Biographies
Sears Holdings Corporation, Major Products and Services
Sears Holdings Corporation, History
Sears Holdings Corporation, Subsidiaries
Sears Holdings Corporation, Key Competitors
Sears Holdings Corporation, Ratios based on current share price
Sears Holdings Corporation, Annual Ratios
Sears Holdings Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Sears Holdings Corporation, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Sears Holdings Corporation, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018)
Sears Holdings Corporation, Ratio Charts

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