Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPTT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Sep, 2016 |    No of Pages: 45 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPTT) - 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

Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPT) develops wave-energy technology that converts ocean wave energy into electricity. Its proprietary product, PowerBouy, incorporates a unique power take-off and onboard system for energy storage and management. It integrates patented technologies in hydrodynamics, electronics, energy conversion, and computer control systems to extract the natural energy in ocean waves. In light of various tests, the company has begun to seek commercialization of PowerBouy with possible applications in different markets such as oil and gas; ocean observing; security and defense; and other markets such as offshore wind, communications, and aquaculture. OPT is headquartered in Pennington, New Jersey, the US.

Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. Key Recent Developments

Sep 12, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Announces Results for the Fiscal First Quarter Ended July 31, 2016
Jul 14, 2016: Ocean Power deploys first commercially designed PB3 PowerBuoy
Jun 28, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Announces the Deployment of Its PB3 PowerBuoy with Integrated Payload from National Data Buoy Center
Jun 01, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Enters Into First Commercial PB3 Agreement with Mitsui Engineering and Shipbuilding
May 09, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Announces Election of Two New Directors

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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
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Key Facts 6
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Key Employees 7
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Major Products and Services 9
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - History 10
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Company Statement 14
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 16
Head Office 16
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 16
Section 2 - Company Analysis 17
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Business Description 17
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 18
SWOT Analysis - Overview 18
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Strengths 18
Strength - Intellectual Property Portfolio 18
Strength - Proprietary Technology 18
Strength - Strategic Partnerships 18
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Weaknesses 19
Weakness - Absence of Commercialized Products 19
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Opportunities 20
Opportunity - New Contract 20
Opportunity - Positive Outlook for Electricity Demand 20
Opportunity - Opportunities: Ocean Observing 20
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Threats 21
Threat - Dependence on Limited Customers 21
Threat - Competition 21
Threat - Going Concern 21
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. - Key Competitors 22
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 24
Performance Chart 25
Financial Performance 25
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 27
Section 4 - Company's Power Financial Deals and Alliances 28
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 28
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Power, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 29
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Recent Deals Summary 30
Section 5 - Company's Recent Developments 31
Sep 12, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Announces Results for the Fiscal First Quarter Ended July 31, 2016 31
Jul 14, 2016: Ocean Power deploys first commercially designed PB3 PowerBuoy 32
Jun 28, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Announces the Deployment of Its PB3 PowerBuoy with Integrated Payload from National Data Buoy Center 33
Jun 01, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Enters Into First Commercial PB3 Agreement with Mitsui Engineering and Shipbuilding 34
May 09, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Announces Election of Two New Directors 35
Mar 14, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Rebrands its PowerBuoy Systems 36
Mar 10, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Enters Into a Letter of Intent With Mitsui Engineering and Shipbuilding For Application Engineering Services and Potentially Its First PowerBuoy Lease 37
Mar 08, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Partnered With the National Data Buoy Center 38
Jan 25, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies Receives Approximately $1.7 Million Through New Jersey's Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer Program 39
Jan 20, 2016: Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. Announces APB350 (A1) PowerBuoy Achieves Significant Performance Milestones 40
Section 6 - Appendix 41
Methodology 41
Ratio Definitions 41
About GlobalData 45
Contact Us 45
Disclaimer 45

List of Tables
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Key Facts 6
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Key Employees 7
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Major Products and Services 9
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., History 10
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Subsidiaries 16
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Key Competitors 22
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Ratios based on current share price 23
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Annual Ratios 24
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Interim Ratios 26
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 28
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Power, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 29
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Recent Deals Summary 30
Currency Codes 41
Capital Market Ratios 41
Equity Ratios 42
Profitability Ratios 42
Cost Ratios 43
Liquidity Ratios 43
Leverage Ratios 44
Efficiency Ratios 44

List of Figures
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 25
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Ratio Charts 27
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 28
Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., Power, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 29


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