Geeknet, Inc. (GKNT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Date: November 11, 2014
Pages: 30
US$ 125.00
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Geeknet, Inc. (GKNT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
Geeknet, Inc. (GKNT) - 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 - detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy - nalyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis - 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 - list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors - list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees - list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies - brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads - list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries - 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.

Geeknet, Inc. (Geeknet) formerly SourceForge, Inc., is a premier retailer for the global geek community. It operates as a subsidiary of Dice Holdings, Inc. Geeknet operates an online network that comprises technology enthusiasts, technology professionals, and general consumers of technology oriented services, goods, and media. The company operates websites, such as SourceForge, Slashdot, ThinkGeek, and Freecode. Geographically, the company markets its products through online website, direct sales force, and representatives in the US, the UK, Europe, Asia and Australia. The company classified its business operations into one reportable segment, namely, E-commerce. Geeknet is headquartered in California, the US.

Geeknet aims to acquire new customers and build brand loyalty with existing customers. It also intends to develop custom products for its customers. To this end, the company introduced three new GeekLabs products.

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Geeknet, Inc. - Key Facts
Geeknet, Inc. - Key Employees
Geeknet, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies
Geeknet, Inc. - Major Products and Services
Geeknet, Inc. - History
Geeknet, Inc. - Company Statement
Geeknet, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries


Geeknet, Inc. - Business Description
Geeknet, Inc. - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Geeknet, Inc. - Strengths
Strength - Comprehensive Product offering
Strength - Increasing Orders
Strength - Focused R&D Activities
Geeknet, Inc. - Weaknesses
Weakness - Dependence on third-party fulfillment and warehous
Geeknet, Inc. - Opportunities
Opportunity - Positive Outlook for e-Retailing
Opportunity - Strategic Initiatives
Geeknet, Inc. - Threats
Threat - Rapid Technological Changes
Threat - Stringent Government Regulations
Threat - Seasonality of the Business
Geeknet, Inc. - 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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Geeknet, Inc., Key Facts
Geeknet, Inc., Key Employees
Geeknet, Inc., Key Employee Biographies
Geeknet, Inc., Major Products and Services
Geeknet, Inc., History
Geeknet, Inc., Subsidiaries
Geeknet, Inc., Key Competitors
Geeknet, Inc., Ratios based on current share price
Geeknet, Inc., Annual Ratios
Geeknet, Inc., Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios


Geeknet, Inc., Performance Chart (2009 - 2013)
Geeknet, Inc., Ratio Charts
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