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Solazyme, Inc. (SZYM) - 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.HighlightsSolazyme, Inc. (Solazyme) is the renewable oil and bioproducts company. It develops wide range renewable oils, and powerhouse ingredients that find applications in nutrition, skin and personal care, sustainable fuels, and other industrial markets. Its proprietary technology transforms a range of plant-based sugars into high-value triglyceride oils, and other bi-products. The company's major product offerings include whole algal flours and proteins; eruric acid; cocoa butter equivalent; myristic; lauric; oleic; and caprylic families among others. Solazyme focuses on sale of oil-based products including tailored oils and powdered oils to companies which use them either as raw materials or intermediates. The company also invested in a consumer-focused business (Solazyme Consumer Products) which commercializes branded products manufactured through various proprietary processes. Solazyme is headquartered in South San Francisco, California, the US.Solazyme, Inc. Key Recent DevelopmentsJul 30, 2015: Solazyme Reports Second Quarter 2015 ResultsJun 29, 2015: Volkswagen Completes Successful Renewable Fuel Evaluation With Solazyme and AmyrisMay 06, 2015: Solazyme Reports First Quarter 2015 ResultsApr 14, 2015: Flotek Industries And Solazyme Announce Strategic Agreements To Develop And Market Advanced Drilling Fluid Technologies And Expand Marketing Of Encapso In The Middle EastFeb 26, 2015: Solazyme Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 ResultsKey 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 6Solazyme, Inc. - Key Facts 6Solazyme, Inc. - Key Employees 7Solazyme, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8Solazyme, Inc. - Major Products and Services 9Solazyme, Inc. - History 10Solazyme, Inc. - Company Statement 13Solazyme, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 16Head Office 16Other Locations & Subsidiaries 16Joint Venture 16Section 2 – Company Analysis 17Solazyme, Inc. - Business Description 17Solazyme, Inc. - Corporate Strategy 19Solazyme, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 20SWOT Analysis - Overview 20Solazyme, Inc. - Strengths 20Strength - Operational Flexibility 20Strength - Top Line Growth 20Strength - Increase in Net Working Capital 20Solazyme, Inc. - Weaknesses 21Weakness - Rising Debt Burden 21Solazyme, Inc. - Opportunities 22Opportunity - New Products 22Opportunity - Business Agreements 22Opportunity - Strategic Partnerships 22Solazyme, Inc. - Threats 23Threat - Volatile Petroleum Prices 23Threat - Intense Competition 23Threat - Environmental Regulations: REACH 23Solazyme, Inc. - Key Competitors 24Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 25Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 25Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 26Performance Chart 27Financial Performance 27Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 28Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 29Section 4 – Company's, Power, Lifesciences Financial Deals and Alliances 30Solazyme, Inc., Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 30Solazyme, Inc., Clean Technology, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 31Solazyme, Inc., Recent Deals Summary 32Section 5 – Company's Recent Developments 33Jul 30, 2015: Solazyme Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 33Jun 29, 2015: Volkswagen Completes Successful Renewable Fuel Evaluation With Solazyme and Amyris 34May 06, 2015: Solazyme Reports First Quarter 2015 Results 35Apr 14, 2015: Flotek Industries And Solazyme Announce Strategic Agreements To Develop And Market Advanced Drilling Fluid Technologies And Expand Marketing Of Encapso In The Middle East 36Feb 26, 2015: Solazyme Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results 38Nov 07, 2014: Versalis Will Expand Market Access And Drive Global Sales For Encapso As A High-Performance And Sustainable Drilling Fluid Additive 39Nov 05, 2014: Solazyme Reports Third Quarter 2014 Results 40Nov 05, 2014: Solazyme Launches Partnership with Versalis to Commercialize Encapso 41Oct 16, 2014: EPA honors Calif. companies Amyris and Solazyme for using green chemistry to create renewable and sustainable plant-based fuels 42Oct 10, 2014: Solazyme Announces Appointment of Former DuPont CFO Gary Pfeiffer to the Board of Directors 43Section 6 – Appendix 44Methodology 44Ratio Definitions 44About GlobalData 48Contact Us 48Disclaimer 48List of TablesSolazyme, Inc., Key Facts 6Solazyme, Inc., Key Employees 7Solazyme, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8Solazyme, Inc., Major Products and Services 9Solazyme, Inc., History 10Solazyme, Inc., Other Locations 16Solazyme, Inc., Subsidiaries 16Solazyme, Inc., Joint Venture 16Solazyme, Inc., Key Competitors 24Solazyme, Inc., Ratios based on current share price 25Solazyme, Inc., Annual Ratios 26Solazyme, Inc., Interim Ratios 28Solazyme, Inc., Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 30Solazyme, Inc., Clean Technology, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 31Solazyme, Inc., Recent Deals Summary 32Currency Codes 44Capital Market Ratios 44Equity Ratios 45Profitability Ratios 45Cost Ratios 46Liquidity Ratios 46Leverage Ratios 47Efficiency Ratios 47List of FiguresSolazyme, Inc., Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 27Solazyme, Inc., Ratio Charts 29Solazyme, Inc., Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 30Solazyme, Inc., Clean Technology, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 31