Merck Limited (MERCK) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Date: July 19, 2016
Pages: 28
US$ 300.00
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Merck Limited (MERCK) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
Merck Limited (MERCK) - 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.

Merck Limited (Merck India), formerly E. Merck Limited, is a manufacturer of pharmaceutical products, fine chemicals and pigments. The Pharmaceutical product portfolio of the company includes prescription drugs and OTC products through its divisions. It markets pharmaceutical products under the brand names of Neurobion, Polybion, Evion, Livogen Concor, Nasivion, Seven Seas and Electrobion, among others. The company’s chemicals portfolio includes active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), biopharmaceuticals and pigments, among others. Merck India’s chemical products find application in the electronics, food, pharmaceutical, printing, coatings, cosmetics and biotechnology industries. It operates mainly in India and exports its products to Asian and African countries such as Nepal, Lebanon, Kenya, Sri Lanka and Libya, among others. The company operates as a subsidiary of Merck KGaA. Merck India is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

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

    Merck Limited - Key Facts
    Merck Limited - Key Employees
    Merck Limited - Major Products and Services
    Merck Limited - History
    Merck Limited - Locations And Subsidiaries
    Head Office
    Other Locations & Subsidiaries


    Merck Limited - Business Description
    Merck Limited - Corporate Strategy
    Merck Limited - SWOT Analysis
    SWOT Analysis - Overview
    Merck Limited - Strengths
    Strength - Business Performance: Pharmaceuticals Segment
    Strength - Support from the Parent Company
    Strength - Focused Research and Development Activities
    Merck Limited - Weaknesses
    Weakness - Dependence on Third Parties
    Merck Limited - Opportunities
    Opportunity - New Product Launches
    Opportunity - Growing Paint and Coatings Industry
    Opportunity - Growth Potential: India
    Merck Limited - Threats
    Threat - Uncertain R&D Outcomes
    Threat - Government Regulations
    Threat - Market Competition
    Threat - Anti Dumping Duty
    Merck Limited - Key Competitors


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


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    Merck Limited, Key Facts
    Merck Limited, Key Employees
    Merck Limited, Major Products and Services
    Merck Limited, History
    Merck Limited, Other Locations
    Merck Limited, Key Competitors
    Merck Limited, Ratios based on current share price
    Merck Limited, Annual Ratios
    Merck Limited, Interim Ratios
    Currency Codes
    Capital Market Ratios
    Equity Ratios
    Profitability Ratios
    Cost Ratios
    Liquidity Ratios
    Leverage Ratios
    Efficiency Ratios


    Merck Limited, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015)
    Merck Limited, Ratio Charts
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