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Thomas Cook Group plc (TCG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Thomas Cook Group plc (TCG) - 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

Thomas Cook Group plc (Thomas Cook) is a provider of leisure travel services and holiday packages. The company offers tourism and travel services through a network of owned, franchised travel stores and own websites. Thomas Cook also operates a fleet of aircraft. Some of its major brands include Thomas Cook, Ving, Tjareborg, Spies, Condor, Airtours, Neckermann, Bucher, air marin, Sentido, Oger Tours, Bucher Last Minute, Cresta, and Hotels4u, among others. The company has its operations in various source markets including the UK, Ireland, Germany, France, Denmark, Finland, Belgium, Russia, Switzerland and the Netherlands among others. Thomas Cook is headquartered in London, England, the UK.

Thomas Cook Group plc Key Recent Developments

Dec 21,2017: Thomas Cook to open new office in Palma, Mallorca
Dec 02,2017: Thomas Cook plans to close 50 stores
Oct 11,2017: Thomas Cook appoints Andrew Flintham as UK managing director
Oct 10,2017: Thomas Cook appoints new UK managing director
Aug 22,2017: Jobs to be created as Thomas Cook opens new concept store in Peterborough

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Section 1 - About the Company 6
Thomas Cook Group plc - Key Facts 6
Thomas Cook Group plc - Key Employees 7
Thomas Cook Group plc - Key Employee Biographies 8
Thomas Cook Group plc - Major Products and Services 9
Thomas Cook Group plc - History 11
Thomas Cook Group plc - Company Statement 14
Thomas Cook Group plc - Locations And Subsidiaries 15
Head Office 15
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 15
Section 2 – Company Analysis 18
Company Overview 18
Thomas Cook Group plc - Business Description 18
Business Segment: Airline 18
Overview 18
Performance 18
Key Strategies 18
Key Stats 18
Business Segment: Tour Operator 19
Overview 19
Performance 19
Key Strategies 19
Key Stats 19
Geographical Segment: Airlines Germany 19
Performance 19
Geographical Segment: Continental Europe 19
Target Markets 19
Performance 20
Geographical Segment: Northern Europe 20
Target Markets 20
Performance 20
Geographical Segment: UK 20
Performance 20
Thomas Cook Group plc - Corporate Strategy 21
Thomas Cook Group plc - SWOT Analysis 22
SWOT Analysis - Overview 22
Thomas Cook Group plc - Strengths 22
Thomas Cook Group plc - Weaknesses 23
Thomas Cook Group plc - Opportunities 24
Thomas Cook Group plc - Threats 25
Thomas Cook Group plc - Key Competitors 26
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 27
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 27
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 28
Performance Chart 31
Financial Performance 31
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 32
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 33
Thomas Cook Group plc, Recent Deals Summary 34
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 35
Dec 21, 2017: Thomas Cook to open new office in Palma, Mallorca 35
Dec 21, 2017: Thomas Cook to open new office in Palma, Mallorca 36
Dec 21, 2017: Thomas Cook to open new office in Palma, Mallorca 37
Oct 11, 2017: Thomas Cook appoints Andrew Flintham as UK managing director 38
Jul 27, 2017: Thomas Cook Group Q3 loss before tax decreases 39
Jul 03, 2017: Thomas Cook Group appoints UK Marketing and Ecommerce director 40
May 18, 2017: Thomas Cook Group H1 loss down 41
Feb 09, 2017: Thomas Cook Q1 loss up 42
Jan 06, 2017: Thomas Cook begins 2017 annual recruitment drive for seasonal positions 43
Section 5 – Appendix 44
Methodology 44
Ratio Definitions 44
About GlobalData 48
Contact Us 48
Disclaimer 48
List of Tables
Thomas Cook Group plc, Key Facts 6
Thomas Cook Group plc, Key Employees 7
Thomas Cook Group plc, Key Employee Biographies 8
Thomas Cook Group plc, Major Products and Services 9
Thomas Cook Group plc, History 11
Thomas Cook Group plc, Subsidiaries 15
Thomas Cook Group plc, Key Competitors 26
Thomas Cook Group plc, Ratios based on current share price 27
Thomas Cook Group plc, Annual Ratios 28
Thomas Cook Group plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 29
Thomas Cook Group plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 30
Thomas Cook Group plc, Interim Ratios 32
Thomas Cook Group plc, Recent Deals Summary 34
Currency Codes 44
Capital Market Ratios 44
Equity Ratios 45
Profitability Ratios 45
Cost Ratios 46
Liquidity Ratios 46
Leverage Ratios 47
Efficiency Ratios 47
List of Figures
Thomas Cook Group plc, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017) 31
Thomas Cook Group plc, Ratio Charts 33

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