CPFL Energia S.A. (CPFE3) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: May, 2015 |    No of Pages: 48 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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CPFL Energia S.A. (CPFE3) - 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 – 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.

Highlights

CPFL Energia S.A. (CPFL) is a holding company, which carries out regulated and non-regulated electricity business. The company generates, transmits, distributes and commercializes electricity through its subsidiaries. It operates various hydro, thermal, wind and biomass generation units. CPFL commercializes electricity, buying and selling electricity to power producers, power trading companies and free consumers. It also provides related electricity services to affiliates and unaffiliated parties. Its service portfolio includes equipment recovery and repairs, construction of transmission and distribution networks; and maintenance services. The company serves residential, commercial and institutional and industrial customers in Brazil. CPFL is headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

The company focuses to grow through acquisitions. In line with the strategy, in 2014, CPFL Renovaveis entered into an agreement with Arrow – Fundo de Investimento em Participacoesto acquire its direct subsidiary Dobrevê Energia S.A. (DESA).

CPFL Energia S.A. Key Recent Developments

May 08, 2015: CPFL Energia: 1Q15 Earnings Release
Sep 24, 2013: Silver Spring Networks and CPFL Energia Complete Successful First Phase of Brazilian Smart Grid and Initiate Expanded Deployment
Aug 13, 2013: Cia. Energetica to invest $621m in Brazilian renewables developer
Apr 04, 2013: ANEEL To Discuss New Tariffs For Cemat, Cemig, CPFL And Enersul In Brazil
Feb 27, 2013: CPFL Energia CFO Lorival Nogueira Light Resigns

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
CPFL Energia S.A. - Key Facts 6
CPFL Energia S.A. - Key Employees 7
CPFL Energia S.A. - Key Employee Biographies 8
CPFL Energia S.A. - Major Products and Services 9
CPFL Energia S.A. - Key Operational Summary 10
CPFL Energia S.A., Share of Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (Power Generation), 2010 10
CPFL Energia S.A., Share of Installed Capacity by Region (Power Generation), 2010 11
CPFL Energia S.A. - History 12
CPFL Energia S.A. - Locations And Subsidiaries 15
Head Office 15
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 15
Affiliate 17
Section 2 – Company Analysis 18
CPFL Energia S.A. - Business Description 18
CPFL Energia S.A. - Corporate Strategy 19
CPFL Energia S.A. - SWOT Analysis 20
SWOT Analysis - Overview 20
CPFL Energia S.A. - Strengths 20
Strength - Customer Diversity 20
Strength - Integrated Business Operations 20
Strength - Leading Electricity Distributor in Brazil 20
CPFL Energia S.A. - Weaknesses 21
Weakness - Decline in Working Capital 21
Weakness - Cost Efficiency 21
CPFL Energia S.A. - Opportunities 22
Opportunity - Strategic Initiatives 22
Opportunity - Increasing Demand for Electricity: Brazil 22
Opportunity - Strategic Acquisitions and Mergers 22
CPFL Energia S.A. - Threats 23
Threat - Seasonal Variations and Climate Conditions 23
Threat - Operational Issues 23
Threat - Stringent Government Regulations 23
CPFL Energia S.A. - Key Competitors 24
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 26
Performance Chart 28
Financial Performance 28
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 29
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 30
Section 4 – Company’s Power Financial Deals and Alliances 31
CPFL Energia S.A., Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 31
CPFL Energia S.A., Power, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 32
CPFL Energia S.A., Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 33
CPFL Energia S.A., Clean Technology, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 34
CPFL Energia S.A., Recent Deals Summary 35
Section 5 – Company’s Recent Developments 36
May 08, 2015: CPFL Energia: 1Q15 Earnings Release 36
Nov 13, 2014: CPFL Energia S.A. Announces Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call Webcast 37
Nov 13, 2014: CPFL Energia: 3Q14 Earnings Release 38
Aug 27, 2014: CPFL Energia: Notice to Shareholders - Dividends' Payment for the 1H14 39
May 12, 2014: CPFL Energia Announces 1Q14 Net Income Of R$ 174 Million 40
Apr 08, 2014: CPFL Energia S.A. and Companhia Paulista de Força e Luz Announces Annual Tariff Adjustment - RTA of 2014 42
Mar 27, 2014: CPFL Energia announces 4Q 2013 Results 43
Section 6 – Appendix 44
Methodology 44
Ratio Definitions 44
About GlobalData 48
Contact Us 48
Disclaimer 48

List of Tables

CPFL Energia S.A., Key Facts 6
CPFL Energia S.A., Key Employees 7
CPFL Energia S.A., Key Employee Biographies 8
CPFL Energia S.A., Major Products and Services 9
CPFL Energia S.A., Share of Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, MW, 2010 10
CPFL Energia S.A., Share of Installed Capacity by Region, MW, 2010 11
CPFL Energia S.A., History 12
CPFL Energia S.A., Subsidiaries 15
CPFL Energia S.A., Affiliate 17
CPFL Energia S.A., Key Competitors 24
CPFL Energia S.A., Ratios based on current share price 25
CPFL Energia S.A., Annual Ratios 26
CPFL Energia S.A., Interim Ratios 29
CPFL Energia S.A., Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 31
CPFL Energia S.A., Power, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 32
CPFL Energia S.A., Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 33
CPFL Energia S.A., Clean Technology, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 34
CPFL Energia S.A., Recent Deals Summary 35
Currency Codes 44
Capital Market Ratios 44
Equity Ratios 45
Profitability Ratios 45
Cost Ratios 46
Liquidity Ratios 46
Leverage Ratios 47
Efficiency Ratios 47

List of Figures

CPFL Energia S.A., Share of Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, MW, 2010 10
CPFL Energia S.A., Share of Installed Capacity by Region, MW, 2010 11
CPFL Energia S.A., Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 28
CPFL Energia S.A., Ratio Charts 30
CPFL Energia S.A., Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 31
CPFL Energia S.A., Power, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 32
CPFL Energia S.A., Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 33
CPFL Energia S.A., Clean Technology, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 34


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