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Sotheby's (BID) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Sotheby's (BID) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Revie

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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.

Sotheby's (Sotheby’s) is a global art business provider. The company conducts auctions and private sales of fine art, antiques and decorative art, jewelry, and collectibles and also brokers art and collectible purchases and sales. It offers S|2 private sales galleries, retail wine and diamonds, sales exhibitions, financing, art education, and digital engagement. It carries out auctions in New York, Hong Kong, London, and Paris salesrooms. Sotheby's is headquartered in New York, the US.

Sotheby's Key Recent Developments

Aug 23,2018: Sotheby's expands team in Asia
Aug 06,2018: Sotheby's Q2 adjusted earnings miss estimates
Aug 02,2018: Sotheby's expands Impressionist & Modern Art team in the Americas
May 04,2018: Sotheby’s posts financial results for Q1 ended March 31, 2018
Mar 02,2018: Sotheby’s announces 2017 full year and Q4 financial results

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Section 1 - About the Company
Sotheby’s - Key Facts
Sotheby’s - Key Employees
Sotheby’s - Key Employee Biographies
Sotheby’s - Major Products and Services
Sotheby’s - History
Sotheby’s - Company Statement
Sotheby’s - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Sotheby’s - Business Description
Business Segment: Agency
Business Segment: Finance
Geographical Segment: France
Geographical Segment: Hong Kong and China
Geographical Segment: Other Countries
Geographical Segment: Switzerland
Geographical Segment: The UK
Geographical Segment: The US
Sotheby’s - Corporate Strategy
Sotheby’s - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Sotheby’s - Strengths
Sotheby’s - Weaknesses
Sotheby’s - Opportunities
Sotheby’s - Threats
Sotheby’s - 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
Aug 23, 2018: Sotheby's expands team in Asia
Aug 02, 2018: Sotheby's expands Impressionist & Modern Art team in the Americas
Aug 03, 2017: Sotheby's Q2 net income decreases
Jun 19, 2017: Sotheby's appoints new managing director for Europe operations
May 10, 2017: Sotheby's Q1 net loss decreases
Feb 27, 2017: Sotheby's reports net income for Q4
Jan 12, 2017: Sotheby's appoints chairman of Fine Art Division
Jan 09, 2017: Sotheby's appoints managing director for new luxury and lifestyle division
Section 5 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
Sotheby’s, Key Facts
Sotheby’s, Key Employees
Sotheby’s, Key Employee Biographies
Sotheby’s, Major Products and Services
Sotheby’s, History
Sotheby’s, Other Locations
Sotheby’s, Subsidiaries
Sotheby’s, Key Competitors
Sotheby’s, Ratios based on current share price
Sotheby’s, Annual Ratios
Sotheby’s, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Sotheby’s, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Sotheby’s, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Sotheby’s, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
Sotheby’s, Ratio Charts

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