Monsanto Company (MON) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Jan, 2017 |    No of Pages: 45 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Monsanto Company (MON) - 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.


Monsanto Company (Monsanto) is an agricultural products manufacturing company. It develops and delivers agricultural products to support farmers all around the world. The company develops biotechnology traits that assist farmers in controlling insects and weeds. Monsanto also provides other seed companies with genetic material and biotechnology traits for their seed brands. The product line of the company includes agricultural and vegetable seeds, plant biotechnology traits and crop protection chemicals. The company operates in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa; and has worldwide distribution, and sales and marketing network for its seeds and traits. Monsanto is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, the US.

Monsanto Company Key Recent Developments

Dec 05, 2016: Monsanto Company and Novozymes launch corn inoculant Acceleron B-300 SAT
Nov 09, 2016: EPA approves Monsanto's XtendiMax herbicide with VaporGrip Technology

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 3
List of Figures 4
Section 1 - About the Company 5
Monsanto Company - Key Facts 5
Monsanto Company - Key Employees 6
Monsanto Company - Key Employee Biographies 7
Monsanto Company - Major Products and Services 9
Monsanto Company - History 11
Monsanto Company - Company Statement 19
Monsanto Company - Locations And Subsidiaries 20
Head Office 20
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 20
Joint Venture 24
Section 2 - Company Analysis 25
Monsanto Company - Business Description 25
Monsanto Company - Corporate Strategy 26
Monsanto Company - SWOT Analysis 27
SWOT Analysis - Overview 27
Monsanto Company - Strengths 27
Monsanto Company - Weaknesses 28
Monsanto Company - Opportunities 29
Monsanto Company - Threats 30
Monsanto Company - Key Competitors 31
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 32
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 32
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 33
Performance Chart 35
Financial Performance 35
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 36
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 37
Monsanto Company, Recent Deals Summary 38
Section 4 - Company's Recent Developments 39
Dec 05, 2016: Monsanto Company and Novozymes launch corn inoculant Acceleron B-300 SAT 39
Nov 09, 2016: EPA approves Monsanto's XtendiMax herbicide with VaporGrip Technology 40
Section 5 - Appendix 41
Methodology 41
Ratio Definitions 41
About GlobalData 45
Contact Us 45
Disclaimer 45

List of Tables
Monsanto Company, Key Facts 5
Monsanto Company, Key Employees 6
Monsanto Company, Key Employee Biographies 7
Monsanto Company, Major Products and Services 9
Monsanto Company, History 11
Monsanto Company, Other Locations 20
Monsanto Company, Subsidiaries 21
Monsanto Company, Joint Venture 24
Monsanto Company, Key Competitors 31
Monsanto Company, Ratios based on current share price 32
Monsanto Company, Annual Ratios 33
Monsanto Company (Cont...1), Annual Ratios 34
Monsanto Company, Interim Ratios 36
Monsanto Company, Recent Deals Summary 38
Currency Codes 41
Capital Market Ratios 41
Equity Ratios 42
Profitability Ratios 42
Cost Ratios 43
Liquidity Ratios 43
Leverage Ratios 43
Efficiency Ratios 44

List of Figures
Monsanto Company, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 35
Monsanto Company, Ratio Charts 37

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