The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Apr, 2016 |    No of Pages: 53 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) - 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.

Highlights

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Goodyear) is a tire manufacturing company. It develops, manufactures and sell tires. The company also offers a range of rubber-related chemicals. Goodyear also retreads truck, aviation and off-the-road (OTR) tires, manufactures and sells tread rubber and other tire retreading materials, sells chemical products and provides automotive repair and miscellaneous services. Its tires and related products find application in automobiles, trucks, buses, aviation, motorcycles, farm implements, earthmoving and mining equipment, industrial equipment and others. The company operates in North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Latin America and Asia Pacific. Goodyear is headquartered in Ohio, the US.

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company Key Recent Developments

Feb 09, 2016: Goodyear Reports Record Fourth Quarter, Full-Year 2015 Results; Announces Increased Share Repurchase Program
Dec 01, 2015: Goodyear Announces New Organizational Structure
Oct 29, 2015: Goodyear Reports All-Time Record Segment Operating Income
Oct 01, 2015: Goodyear Ends Global Alliance With SRI
Aug 21, 2015: Delaney Named To Lead Goodyear’s Asia Pacific Business

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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
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Key Facts 6
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Key Employees 7
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Key Employee Biographies 9
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Major Products and Services 10
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - History 11
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Company Statement 16
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Locations And Subsidiaries 19
Head Office 19
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 19
Section 2 – Company Analysis 21
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Business Description 21
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Corporate Strategy 23
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - SWOT Analysis 24
SWOT Analysis - Overview 24
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Strengths 24
Strength - Focused Research and Development Activities 24
Strength - Manufacturing Capabilities 24
Strength - Market Presence 24
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Weaknesses 25
Weakness - Legal Proceedings 25
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Opportunities 26
Opportunity - New Product Launches 26
Opportunity - Business Expansion Activities 26
Opportunity - Increasing Car Ownership 26
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Threats 27
Threat - Raw Material Procurement Risks 27
Threat - Stringent Regulations 27
Threat - Intense Competition 27
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - Key Competitors 28
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 29
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 29
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 30
Performance Chart 32
Financial Performance 32
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 33
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 34
Section 4 – Company’s Financial Deals and Alliances 35
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 35
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 36
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Recent Deals Summary 37
Section 5 – Company’s Recent Developments 38
Feb 09, 2016: Goodyear Reports Record Fourth Quarter, Full-Year 2015 Results; Announces Increased Share Repurchase Program 38
Dec 01, 2015: Goodyear Announces New Organizational Structure 41
Oct 29, 2015: Goodyear Reports All-Time Record Segment Operating Income 42
Oct 01, 2015: Goodyear Ends Global Alliance With SRI 44
Aug 21, 2015: Delaney Named To Lead Goodyear’s Asia Pacific Business 45
Aug 20, 2015: Goodyear Names Rapin Vice President, Treasurer 46
Jul 29, 2015: Goodyear Reports Record Second Quarter Results 47
Section 6 – Appendix 49
Methodology 49
Ratio Definitions 49
About GlobalData 53
Contact Us 53
Disclaimer 53

List of Tables
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Key Facts 6
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Key Employees 7
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Key Employee Biographies 9
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Major Products and Services 10
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, History 11
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Subsidiaries 19
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Key Competitors 28
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Ratios based on current share price 29
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Annual Ratios 30
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Interim Ratios 33
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 35
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 36
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Recent Deals Summary 37
Currency Codes 49
Capital Market Ratios 49
Equity Ratios 50
Profitability Ratios 50
Cost Ratios 51
Liquidity Ratios 51
Leverage Ratios 52
Efficiency Ratios 52

List of Figures
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 32
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Ratio Charts 34
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 35
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Petrochemicals, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 36


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