Electrocomponents plc (ECM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Date: December 8, 2015
Pages: 38
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Electrocomponents plc (ECM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) - 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.

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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.

Electrocomponents plc (Electrocomponents) is a distributor of electronics and maintenance products. The company offers a wide range of products through the internet, catalogues and at trade counters. Its electronic products include semiconductors, passive and electromechanical components. Its maintenance products comprise electrical, automation and control (A&C), test and measurement, and tools, safety and consumable products. It conducts its operations under the brands of RS Components and Allied Electronics, which function as high service distributors for engineers. RS components functions mainly in the UK, Europe and Asia Pacific regions; and Allied mainly caters to the North American region, among others. The company operates across several countries in the world through its network of subsidiaries and distributors. Electrocomponents is headquartered in Oxford, England, the UK.

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Electrocomponents plc - Key Facts
Electrocomponents plc - Key Employees
Electrocomponents plc - Key Employee Biographies
Electrocomponents plc - Key Operational Employees
Electrocomponents plc - Major Products and Services
Electrocomponents plc - History
Electrocomponents plc - Company Statement
Electrocomponents plc - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries


Electrocomponents plc - Business Description
Electrocomponents plc - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Electrocomponents plc - Strengths
Strength - Potential of e-Commerce
Strength - Leading Market Position
Electrocomponents plc - Weaknesses
Weakness - High Non-cash Component
Electrocomponents plc - Opportunities
Opportunity - Positive Outlook for Semiconductor Industry
Opportunity - Strategic Initiatives
Opportunity - Growing e-commerce Industry
Electrocomponents plc - Threats
Threat - Directives Regulating Electronic Products
Threat - Highly Competitive Market
Electrocomponents plc - Key Competitors


Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts


Ratio Definitions
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Electrocomponents plc, Key Facts
Electrocomponents plc, Key Employees
Electrocomponents plc, Key Employee Biographies
Electrocomponents plc, Key Operational Employees
Electrocomponents plc, Major Products and Services
Electrocomponents plc, History
Electrocomponents plc, Subsidiaries
Electrocomponents plc, Key Competitors
Electrocomponents plc, Ratios based on current share price
Electrocomponents plc, Annual Ratios
Electrocomponents plc, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios


Electrocomponents plc, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015)
Electrocomponents plc, Ratio Charts
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