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Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) - 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

Whirlpool Corporation (Whirlpool) is a manufacturer and marketer of full line home appliances and related products. The company’s product range includes laundry appliances, refrigerators and freezers, cooking appliances, dishwashers, mixers, heating and cooling products, water filters, and other portable household appliances. Whirlpool also offers hermetic compressors for refrigeration systems. The company markets products under the brands of Whirlpool, Maytag, Consul, KitchenAid, Brastemp, Bauknecht, Amana, Jenn-Air and Indesit, among others. Whirlpool offers its products to retailers, distributors and manufacturers. The company has operations across the world. Whirlpool is headquartered in Michigan, the US.

Whirlpool Corporation Key Recent Developments

Feb 20,2018: Whirlpool Corporation Named One Of The 2018 Worlds Most Ethical Companies By The Ethisphere Institute
Feb 02,2018: Whirlpool confirms it will conduct layoffs
Feb 01,2018: Whirpool laying off workers at Middle Amana plant
Jan 25,2018: Whirlpool announces Q4 and full year 2017 results
Jan 08,2018: Whirlpool Brand and Yummly Earn Three CES 2018 Innovation Awards

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


Section 1 - About the Company
Whirlpool Corporation - Key Facts
Whirlpool Corporation - Key Employees
Whirlpool Corporation - Key Employee Biographies
Whirlpool Corporation - Major Products and Services
Whirlpool Corporation - History
Whirlpool Corporation - Company Statement
Whirlpool Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Whirlpool Corporation - Business Description
Geographical Segment: Asia
Performance
Key Stats
Overview
Geographical Segment: EMEA
Performance
Key Stats
Overview
Geographical Segment: Latin America
Performance
Key Stats
Overview
Geographical Segment: North America
Performance
Key Stats
Overview
R&D Overview
Whirlpool Corporation - Corporate Strategy
Whirlpool Corporation - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Whirlpool Corporation - Strengths
Whirlpool Corporation - Weaknesses
Whirlpool Corporation - Opportunities
Whirlpool Corporation - Threats
Whirlpool 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
Whirlpool Corporation, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Feb 20, 2018: Whirlpool Corporation Named One Of The 2018 Worlds Most Ethical Companies By The Ethisphere Institute
Jan 08, 2018: Whirlpool Brand and Yummly Earn Three CES 2018 Innovation Awards
Nov 15, 2017: Whirlpool plans to install wind turbines at Ohio manufacturing facility
Oct 23, 2017: Whirlpool Corporation reports Q3 2017 results
Aug 08, 2017: Goldwind Americas signs 60MW wind turbine supply orders with One Energy
Apr 25, 2017: Whirlpool reports Q1 2017 results
Apr 24, 2017: Whirlpool reports higher Q1 net earnings, provides guidance for 2017
Apr 06, 2017: Whirlpool receives 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award
Feb 21, 2017: Whirlpool Corporation appoints Greg Creed to its board of directors
Feb 16, 2017: Whirlpool receives World's Most Admired Companies award from Fortune Magazine
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Whirlpool Corporation, Key Facts
Whirlpool Corporation, Key Employees
Whirlpool Corporation, Key Employee Biographies
Whirlpool Corporation, Major Products and Services
Whirlpool Corporation, History
Whirlpool Corporation, Other Locations
Whirlpool Corporation, Subsidiaries
Whirlpool Corporation, Key Competitors
Whirlpool Corporation, Ratios based on current share price
Whirlpool Corporation, Annual Ratios
Whirlpool Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Whirlpool Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Whirlpool Corporation, Interim Ratios
Whirlpool Corporation, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Whirlpool Corporation, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
Whirlpool Corporation, Ratio Charts

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