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Viskase Companies Inc (VKSC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Viskase Companies Inc (VKSC) - 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.

Viskase Companies Inc (Viskase), a subsidiary of Icahn Enterprises Holdings LP is a manufacturer and seller of casings for the food processing industry. It manufactures non-edible cellulose, plastic and fibrous casings for processed meats products. Viskase’s products are used in packing cooked sausages, dry sausages, hot dogs, coarse ground fresh sausages, processed cheese, dry mini salamis and boneless ham. The company markets its products under various brand names such as VISKASE, NOJAX, VISFLEX, VISMAX, VISLON, VISMOKE, CISCOAT, POLYJAX, BUBBLE-NET and MEMBRA-CEL. It operates manufacturing and sales offices in North America, South America, Asia and Europe. Viskase is headquartered in Lombard, Illinois, the US.

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Section 1 - About the Company
Viskase Companies Inc - Key Facts
Viskase Companies Inc - Key Employees
Viskase Companies Inc - Key Employee Biographies
Viskase Companies Inc - Major Products and Services
Viskase Companies Inc - History
Viskase Companies Inc - Company Statement
Viskase Companies Inc - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Viskase Companies Inc - Business Description
Geographical Segment: Asia
Target Markets
Geographical Segment: Europe
Target Markets
Geographical Segment: North America
Target Markets
Geographical Segment: South America
Target Markets
Viskase Companies Inc - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Viskase Companies Inc - Strengths
Viskase Companies Inc - Weaknesses
Viskase Companies Inc - Opportunities
Viskase Companies Inc - Threats
Viskase Companies Inc - 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 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
Viskase Companies Inc, Key Facts
Viskase Companies Inc, Key Employees
Viskase Companies Inc, Key Employee Biographies
Viskase Companies Inc, Major Products and Services
Viskase Companies Inc, History
Viskase Companies Inc, Other Locations
Viskase Companies Inc, Subsidiaries
Viskase Companies Inc, Key Competitors
Viskase Companies Inc, Ratios based on current share price
Viskase Companies Inc, Annual Ratios
Viskase Companies Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Viskase Companies Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Viskase Companies Inc, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Viskase Companies Inc, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018)
Viskase Companies Inc, Ratio Charts

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