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Wesfarmers Ltd (WES) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Wesfarmers Ltd (WES) - 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.

Wesfarmers Limited (Wesfarmers) is a diversified company that has business operations in retail and industrial activities. Its retail activities include supermarkets, liquor, hotels and convenience stores, department stores, home improvement and office supplies and apparel retailing. The company’s industrial activities include coal mining industrial and safety and chemicals, energy and fertilizers and work wear clothing to diverse range of industries. The company’s resource business includes management of properties and investment banking. Its supplies and distributes maintenance repair and operating products and also manufactures and markets chemicals, fertilizers, LPG and LNG. It also has non-controlling interests in companies operating in forest products, property, investment banking and private equity. Wesfarmers is headquartered in Perth, Australia.

Wesfarmers Ltd Key Recent Developments

Nov 20,2018: Wesfarmers: Appointment of flybuys Chief Executive Officer
Nov 15,2018: Wesfarmers and Perdaman advance WA petrochemical plans for Burrup Peninsula
Oct 18,2018: Wesfarmers announces $4M partnership with NGA
Oct 11,2018: Wesfarmers names Sarah Hunter as managing director of Officeworks
Oct 11,2018: Wesfarmers appoints new Officeworks managing director

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Section 1 - About the Company
Wesfarmers Ltd - Key Facts
Wesfarmers Ltd - Key Employees
Wesfarmers Ltd - Key Employee Biographies
Wesfarmers Ltd - Major Products and Services
Wesfarmers Ltd - History
Wesfarmers Ltd - Company Statement
Wesfarmers Ltd - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Wesfarmers Ltd - Business Description
Business Segment: Industrials
Business Segment: Others
Key Stats
Business Segment: Retail
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: Australia
Target Markets
Geographical Segment: New Zealand
Target Markets
Geographical Segment: Other foreign countries
Target Markets
Geographical Segment: United Kingdom
Target Markets
Wesfarmers Ltd - Corporate Strategy
Wesfarmers Ltd - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Wesfarmers Ltd - Strengths
Wesfarmers Ltd - Weaknesses
Wesfarmers Ltd - Opportunities
Wesfarmers Ltd - Threats
Wesfarmers Ltd - 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
Wesfarmers Ltd, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Nov 20, 2018: Wesfarmers: Appointment of flybuys Chief Executive Officer
Sep 17, 2018: Wesfarmers announces director retirement
Aug 23, 2018: Wesfarmers: Coles Board appointments
Aug 15, 2018: Wesfarmers announces 2018 full year results
Aug 08, 2018: Wesfarmers to offload 40% interest in Bengalla coal mine for $637m
Jul 23, 2018: Wesfarmers announces director retirement
Apr 30, 2018: Wesfarmers: Mark Ward to retire from Officeworks
Feb 05, 2018: Wesfarmers Announces Significant Items Expected In 2018 Half-Year Results
Jan 17, 2018: Wesfarmers Announces Quarterly Statement Of Production, Development And Exploration
Jun 29, 2017: Bunnings doubles scale of UK pilot store program
Section 5 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
Wesfarmers Ltd, Key Facts
Wesfarmers Ltd, Key Employees
Wesfarmers Ltd, Key Employee Biographies
Wesfarmers Ltd, Major Products and Services
Wesfarmers Ltd, History
Wesfarmers Ltd, Subsidiaries
Wesfarmers Ltd, Key Competitors
Wesfarmers Ltd, Ratios based on current share price
Wesfarmers Ltd, Annual Ratios
Wesfarmers Ltd, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Wesfarmers Ltd, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Wesfarmers Ltd, Interim Ratios
Wesfarmers Ltd, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Wesfarmers Ltd, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018)
Wesfarmers Ltd, Ratio Charts

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