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Calpine Corporation (CPN) - 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.HighlightsCalpine Corporation (Calpine) is an electric and natural gas utility which provides power, steam, capacity, renewable energy credits; and ancillary services. The company generates electricity and thermal energy from natural gas, geothermal, and solar sources, and through combined cycle, simple cycle, co-generation, and renewable technologies; and sells that power in wholesale markets. Calpine also invests in developing, constructing, owning and operation of clean power generation plants. It serves independent electric system operators; power marketers; industrial and agricultural companies; municipalities and other governmental entities; retail power providers; retail commercial, industrial, governmental and residential customers in California, Texas, Northeast, and Mid-Atlantic regions of North America. Calpine is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US.Calpine Corporation Key Recent DevelopmentsFeb 10, 2017: Calpine Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results, Reaffirms 2017 GuidanceOct 28, 2016: Calpine Reports Third Quarter Results, Narrows 2016 Guidance and Provides 2017 Guidance; More Than 65% of Market Cap Available for Deployment Over Next Three YearsJul 29, 2016: Calpine Reports Second Quarter Results, Narrows 2016 GuidanceMay 12, 2016: Frank Cassidy Elected Chairman Of Calpine Board Of DirectorsMay 11, 2016: Calpine to construct 200MW wind farm in Henry County, IndianaKey benefits of buying this profile include:You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.- The profile analyzes the company's business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.Understand and respond to your competitors' business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.- The company's core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.- Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies' strategic, financial and operational performance.- Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.- Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company
Table of ContentsTable of Contents 2List of Tables 4List of Figures 5Section 1 - About the Company 6Calpine Corporation - Key Facts 6Calpine Corporation - Key Employees 7Calpine Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 9Calpine Corporation - Major Products and Services 11Calpine Corporation - Key Operational Summary 12Calpine Corporation, Share of Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (Power Generation), 2010 12Calpine Corporation - History 13Calpine Corporation - Company Statement 17Calpine Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 18Head Office 18Other Locations & Subsidiaries 18Section 2 - Company Analysis 22Calpine Corporation - Business Description 22Business Description - East segment 22East segment - Overview 22East segment - Production 22East segment - Financials 22Business Description - Texas segment 22Texas segment - Overview 22Texas segment - Production 22Texas segment - Financials 22Business Description - West segment 22West segment - Overview 22West segment - Production 22West segment - Financials 23Calpine Corporation - Corporate Strategy 24Calpine Corporation - SWOT Analysis 25SWOT Analysis - Overview 25Calpine Corporation - Strengths 25Calpine Corporation - Weaknesses 26Calpine Corporation - Opportunities 27Calpine Corporation - Threats 28Calpine Corporation - Key Competitors 29Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 30Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 30Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 31Performance Chart 33Financial Performance 33Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 34Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 35Section 4 - Company's Power Financial Deals and Alliances 36Calpine Corporation, Power, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 36Calpine Corporation, Power, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 37Calpine Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 38Section 5 - Company's Recent Developments 39Feb 10, 2017: Calpine Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results, Reaffirms 2017 Guidance 39Oct 28, 2016: Calpine Reports Third Quarter Results, Narrows 2016 Guidance and Provides 2017 Guidance; More Than 65% of Market Cap Available for Deployment Over Next Three Years 41Jul 29, 2016: Calpine Reports Second Quarter Results, Narrows 2016 Guidance 47May 12, 2016: Frank Cassidy Elected Chairman Of Calpine Board Of Directors 52May 11, 2016: Calpine to construct 200MW wind farm in Henry County, Indiana 53Apr 29, 2016: Calpine Reports First Quarter Results, Reaffirms 2016 Guidance 54Mar 08, 2016: Calpine Names Charlie Gates as New EVP of Power Operations 57Feb 12, 2016: Calpine Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results, Reaffirms 2016 Guidance 58Section 6 - Appendix 60Methodology 60Ratio Definitions 60About GlobalData 64Contact Us 64Disclaimer 64List of TablesCalpine Corporation, Key Facts 6Calpine Corporation, Key Employees 7Calpine Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 9Calpine Corporation, Major Products and Services 11Calpine Corporation, Share of Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, MW, 2010 12Calpine Corporation, History 13Calpine Corporation, Subsidiaries 18Calpine Corporation, Key Competitors 29Calpine Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 30Calpine Corporation, Annual Ratios 31Calpine Corporation (Cont...1), Annual Ratios 32Calpine Corporation, Interim Ratios 34Calpine Corporation, Power, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 36Calpine Corporation, Power, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 37Calpine Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 38Currency Codes 60Capital Market Ratios 60Equity Ratios 61Profitability Ratios 61Cost Ratios 62Liquidity Ratios 62Leverage Ratios 62Efficiency Ratios 63List of FiguresCalpine Corporation, Share of Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, MW, 2010 12Calpine Corporation, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 33Calpine Corporation, Ratio Charts 35Calpine Corporation, Power, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 36Calpine Corporation, Power, Deals by Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 37