National Grid Plc (NG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Oct, 2017 |    No of Pages: 51 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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National Grid Plc (NG) - 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

National Grid Plc (National Grid) is an investor-owned energy company. It owns and operates electricity and gas transmission and distribution systems. The company balances energy supply and demand functions in the north eastern US and the UK. National Grid also builds sub-sea electricity interconnectors to join the UK to renewable energy on the continent. It also carries out gas metering, LNG import terminal, and property management activities in the UK; interconnector services between the UK and France; LNG operations and unregulated transmission pipelines in the US. National Grid is headquartered in London, England, the UK.

National Grid Plc Key Recent Developments

Oct 23,2017: Unprecedented energy industry alliance unites to drive new era of smart energy
Oct 20,2017: UK's Grain LNG Terminal In Bunkering Plans
Oct 11,2017: KiWi Power wins National Grid contract to build 4MW behind the meter battery
Oct 09,2017: E.ON completes ‘UK-first' battery installation at Blackburn Meadows biomass power plant
Oct 04,2017: World First: National Grid measures grid stability; paves way for renewables

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 3
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 4
Section 1 - About the Company 5
National Grid Plc - Key Facts 5
National Grid Plc - Key Employees 6
National Grid Plc - Key Employee Biographies 7
National Grid Plc - Major Products and Services 8
National Grid Plc - History 9
National Grid Plc - Company Statement 15
National Grid Plc - Locations And Subsidiaries 18
Head Office 18
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 18
Joint Venture 19
Section 2 - Company Analysis 20
National Grid Plc - Business Description 20
National Grid Plc - Corporate Strategy 21
National Grid Plc - SWOT Analysis 22
SWOT Analysis - Overview 22
National Grid Plc - Strengths 22
National Grid Plc - Weaknesses 23
National Grid Plc - Opportunities 24
National Grid Plc - Threats 25
National Grid Plc - Key Competitors 26
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 27
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 27
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 28
Performance Chart 31
Financial Performance 31
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 32
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 33
Section 4 - Company's Power, Oil & Gas Financial Deals and Alliances 34
National Grid Plc, Power, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 34
National Grid Plc, Power, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 35
National Grid Plc, Recent Deals Summary 36
Section 5 - Company's Recent Developments 37
Oct 11, 2017: KiWi Power wins National Grid contract to build 4MW behind the meter battery 37
Oct 11, 2017: KiWi Power wins National Grid contract to build 4MW behind the meter battery 38
Oct 09, 2017: E.ON completes ‘UK-first' battery installation at Blackburn Meadows biomass power plant 39
Oct 04, 2017: World First: National Grid measures grid stability; paves way for renewables 40
Oct 03, 2017: Construction starts on the Richborough Connection Project 41
Sep 12, 2017: National Grid plc: Director's Other Appointment 42
Aug 03, 2017: National Grid welcomes Electricity System Operator decision 43
Aug 01, 2017: Highview hybrid bags funding 44
Jul 14, 2017: New transformer being delivered by road to National Grid substation outside Bristol 45
Jul 11, 2017: TransCanada Joins Energy Impact Partners Global Utility Coalition 46
Section 6 - Appendix 47
Methodology 47
Ratio Definitions 47
About GlobalData 51
Contact Us 51
Disclaimer 51

List of Tables
National Grid Plc, Key Facts 5
National Grid Plc, Key Employees 6
National Grid Plc, Key Employee Biographies 7
National Grid Plc, Major Products and Services 8
National Grid Plc, History 9
National Grid Plc, Subsidiaries 18
National Grid Plc, Joint Venture 19
National Grid Plc, Key Competitors 26
National Grid Plc, Ratios based on current share price 27
National Grid Plc, Annual Ratios 28
National Grid Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 29
National Grid Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 30
National Grid Plc, Interim Ratios 32
National Grid Plc, Power, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 34
National Grid Plc, Power, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 35
National Grid Plc, Recent Deals Summary 36
Currency Codes 47
Capital Market Ratios 47
Equity Ratios 48
Profitability Ratios 48
Cost Ratios 49
Liquidity Ratios 49
Leverage Ratios 50
Efficiency Ratios 50

List of Figures
National Grid Plc, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017) 31
National Grid Plc, Ratio Charts 33
National Grid Plc, Power, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 34
National Grid Plc, Power, Deals by Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 35


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