Stagecoach Group plc (SGC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Nov, 2017 |    No of Pages: 37 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Stagecoach Group plc (SGC) - 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.


Stagecoach Group plc (Stagecoach) is an international public transport company. It operates bus, coach, rail, and tram services in regulated and deregulated markets in the UK, mainland Europe, and North America. The company operates bus services under contract to Transport for London and inter-urban services linking smaller locations. It also operates the low-cost coach service in the UK and in several countries in mainland Europe. Stagecoach also operates a major tram network in Sheffield. The company operates the inter-city coach brand, and offers commuter, tour and charter, and sightseeing services in North America. Stagecoach is headquartered in Perth, Scotland, the UK.

Stagecoach Group plc Key Recent Developments

Jun 29,2017: Stagecoach Group reports preliminary results for the year ended 30 April 2017
Jun 28,2017: Paul Thomas appointed Stagecoach East Scotland managing director
Jun 27,2017: Stagecoach Group appoints new managing director of East Scotland operations
Mar 21,2017: Stagecoach announces management change
Mar 03,2017: Managing Director of South West Trains to step down

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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
Stagecoach Group plc - Key Facts 5
Stagecoach Group plc - Key Employees 6
Stagecoach Group plc - Key Employee Biographies 7
Stagecoach Group plc - Major Products and Services 8
Stagecoach Group plc - History 9
Stagecoach Group plc - Locations And Subsidiaries 13
Head Office 13
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 13
Section 2 - Company Analysis 14
Stagecoach Group plc - Business Description 14
Stagecoach Group plc - Corporate Strategy 15
Stagecoach Group plc - SWOT Analysis 16
SWOT Analysis - Overview 16
Stagecoach Group plc - Strengths 16
Stagecoach Group plc - Weaknesses 17
Stagecoach Group plc - Opportunities 18
Stagecoach Group plc - Threats 19
Stagecoach Group plc - Key Competitors 20
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 21
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 21
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 22
Performance Chart 25
Financial Performance 25
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 27
Section 4 - Company's Recent Developments 28
Jun 29, 2017: Stagecoach Group reports preliminary results for the year ended 30 April 2017 28
Jun 27, 2017: Stagecoach Group appoints new managing director of East Scotland operations 29
Mar 21, 2017: Stagecoach announces management change 30
Dec 07, 2016: Stagecoach H1 net profit decreases 31
Oct 25, 2016: Stagecoach announces board change 32
Section 5 - Appendix 33
Methodology 33
Ratio Definitions 33
About GlobalData 37
Contact Us 37
Disclaimer 37

List of Tables
Stagecoach Group plc, Key Facts 5
Stagecoach Group plc, Key Employees 6
Stagecoach Group plc, Key Employee Biographies 7
Stagecoach Group plc, Major Products and Services 8
Stagecoach Group plc, History 9
Stagecoach Group plc, Subsidiaries 13
Stagecoach Group plc, Key Competitors 20
Stagecoach Group plc, Ratios based on current share price 21
Stagecoach Group plc, Annual Ratios 22
Stagecoach Group plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 23
Stagecoach Group plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 24
Stagecoach Group plc, Interim Ratios 26
Currency Codes 33
Capital Market Ratios 33
Equity Ratios 34
Profitability Ratios 34
Cost Ratios 35
Liquidity Ratios 35
Leverage Ratios 36
Efficiency Ratios 36

List of Figures
Stagecoach Group plc, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017) 25
Stagecoach Group plc, Ratio Charts 27

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