Kirby Corporation (KEX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Apr, 2016 |    No of Pages: 25 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Kirby Corporation (Kirby) is a marine transportation company that provides marine transportation and diesel engine services. The company operates through business segments such as Marine Transportation and Diesel Engine Services. Its services include the transporting of petrochemicals, refined petroleum products, black oil, and agricultural chemical products by tank barge. Kirby's diesel engine segment serves as a distributor and service provider for high-speed diesel engines, transmissions, pumps and compression products, and manufactures and remanufactures oilfield service equipment. The company also owns and operates six offshore barge and tugboat units transporting dry-bulk commodities in the US. Kirby is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US

Kirby Corporation Key Recent Developments

Jan 27, 2016: Kirby Announces 2015 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Results
Oct 28, 2015: Kirby Announces 2015 Third Quarter Results
Jul 29, 2015: Kirby Announces 2015 Second Quarter Results
Apr 29, 2015: Kirby Announces 2015 First Quarter Results
Jan 28, 2015: Kirby Announces Record 2014 Fourth Quarter And Year Results

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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.

Note*: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company.

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Table of Contents

Section 1 - About the Company

Kirby Corporation - Key Information
Kirby Corporation - Overview
Kirby Corporation - Key Employees
Kirby Corporation - Key Employee Biographies
Kirby Corporation - Key Operational Heads
Kirby Corporation - Major Products and Services
Kirby Corporation - History
Kirby Corporation - Company Statement
Kirby Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries

Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries

Section 2 - Company Analysis

Kirby Corporation - Business Description
Kirby Corporation - Corporate Strategy
Kirby Corporation - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Kirby Corporation - Strengths
Kirby Corporation - Weaknesses
Kirby Corporation - Opportunities
Kirby Corporation - Threats
Kirby Corporation - Key Competitors

Section 3 - Company Financial Performance Charts

Kirby Corporation - Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts

Section 4 - Appendix

Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us

Note*: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company

List of Tables

Kirby Corporation, Key Information
Kirby Corporation, Key Ratios
Kirby Corporation, Share Data
Kirby Corporation, Major Products and Services
Kirby Corporation, History
Kirby Corporation, Key Employees
Kirby Corporation, Key Employee Biographies
Kirby Corporation, Key Operational Heads
Kirby Corporation, Other Locations
Kirby Corporation, Subsidiaries

Kirby Corporation, Key Competitors
Kirby Corporation, SWOT Analysis
Kirby Corporation, Ratios based on current share price
Kirby Corporation, Annual Ratios
Kirby Corporation, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios

List of Figures

Kirby Corporation, Performance Chart
Kirby Corporation, Ratio Charts

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