Viskase Companies, Inc. (VKSC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Date: May 3, 2016
Pages: 32
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Viskase Companies, Inc. (VKSC) - 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.

Viskase Companies, Inc. (Viskase) manufactures and sells cellulosic, fibrous and plastic casings for the food processing industry. It manufactures non-edible cellulose casings for small-diameter processed meats and non-edible fibrous casings. The company markets its products under various brand names such as NOJAX, VISFLEX, POLYJAX, VISCOAT, COLOR MASTER and others. Viskase offers its products under three categories, namely, Cellulose Casings; Plastic Casings and Films and Applied Technologies. Its products are utilized extensively in the preparation of cooked sausage, dry sausage, hot dogs, franks, wieners, processed cheese, mini salamis, raw-cold smoked sausage and ham. The company has operations in North America, South America, Southeast Asia and Europe. Viskase is headquartered in Darien, the US.

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


Viskase Companies, Inc. - Business Description
Viskase Companies, Inc. - Corporate Strategy
Viskase Companies, Inc. - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Viskase Companies, Inc. - Strengths
Strength - Multiple Applications
Strength - Market Presence
Strength - Strong Operational Network
Viskase Companies, Inc. - Weaknesses
Weakness - Declined Financial Performance
Viskase Companies, Inc. - Opportunities
Opportunity - Increase in Global Food Consumption
Opportunity - Growing Global Meat Consumption
Viskase Companies, Inc. - Threats
Threat - Competitive Environment
Threat - Raw Material Procurement Risks
Threat - Stringent Environmental Regulations
Viskase Companies, 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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Viskase Companies, Inc., Key Facts
Viskase Companies, Inc., Key Employees
Viskase Companies, Inc., Key Employee Biographies
Viskase Companies, Inc., Major Products and Services
Viskase Companies, Inc., History
Viskase Companies, Inc., Other Locations
Viskase Companies, Inc., Subsidiaries
Viskase Companies, Inc., Key Competitors
Viskase Companies, Inc., Ratios based on current share price
Viskase Companies, Inc., Annual Ratios
Viskase Companies, Inc., Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios


Viskase Companies, Inc., Performance Chart (2010 - 2014)
Viskase Companies, Inc., Ratio Charts
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