Northern Technologies International Corporation (NTIC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Aug, 2015 |    No of Pages: 43 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Northern Technologies International Corporation (NTIC) - 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

Northern Technologies International Corporation (NTIC) develops and markets proprietary environment friendly products. It sells rust and corrosion inhibiting products under the brand Zerust to automotive, electronics, electrical, mechanical, and military, oil and gas and retail consumer markets. It also sells bio-based and biodegradable polymer resin compounds and finished products under Natur-Tec brand. NTIC provides technical services related to the end use of its products to analyze specific needs and develop systems. The company sells its products in North America, South America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East through a network of independent distributors, manufacturers’ representatives and joint ventures. NTIC is headquartered in Minnesota, the US.

The company focuses on strategic expansions to enhance its product reach to the customers. In line with its strategy, in November 2013, NTIC established Natur-Tec India Private Limited in Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.

Northern Technologies International Corporation Key Recent Developments

Jan 05, 2015: Northern Technologies International Reports Increased Sales And Earnings For First Quarter Fiscal 2015

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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
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Key Facts 6
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Key Employees 7
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 8
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Major Products and Services 9
Northern Technologies International Corporation - History 10
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Company Statement 12
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 15
Head Office 15
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 15
Joint Venture 15
Section 2 – Company Analysis 17
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Business Description 17
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Corporate Strategy 18
Northern Technologies International Corporation - SWOT Analysis 19
SWOT Analysis - Overview 19
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Strengths 19
Strength - Strategic Joint Ventures 19
Strength - Strong Business Operations 19
Strength - Strong Liquidity 19
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Weaknesses 20
Weakness - Dependence on Suppliers 20
Weakness - Decreased Profitability Ratios 20
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Opportunities 21
Opportunity - Eco-friendly Materials Offer Opportunities 21
Opportunity - Research and Development 21
Opportunity - Increased Demand for Bio-Plastics 21
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Threats 22
Threat - Environmental Regulations 22
Threat - Increased Price of Raw Materials 22
Threat - Intense Competition 22
Northern Technologies International Corporation - Key Competitors 23
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 24
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 24
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 25
Performance Chart 27
Financial Performance 27
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 28
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 29
Section 4 – Company's Recent Developments 30
Jan 05, 2015: Northern Technologies International Reports Increased Sales And Earnings For First Quarter Fiscal 2015 30
Nov 12, 2014: Northern Technologies International Reports Record Sales And Earnings For Fiscal 2014 31
Jul 10, 2014: Northern Technologies International Reports Record Sales And Earnings For Third Quarter Fiscal 2014 33
Apr 10, 2014: Northern Technologies International Reports Record Sales And Earnings For Second Quarter Fiscal 2014 35
Jan 09, 2014: Northern Technologies International Reports Increased Sales And Earnings For First Quarter Fiscal 2014 37
Section 5 – Appendix 39
Methodology 39
Ratio Definitions 39
About GlobalData 43
Contact Us 43
Disclaimer 43

List of Tables

Northern Technologies International Corporation, Key Facts 6
Northern Technologies International Corporation, Key Employees 7
Northern Technologies International Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 8
Northern Technologies International Corporation, Major Products and Services 9
Northern Technologies International Corporation, History 10
Northern Technologies International Corporation, Other Locations 15
Northern Technologies International Corporation, Subsidiaries 15
Northern Technologies International Corporation, Joint Venture 15
Northern Technologies International Corporation, Key Competitors 23
Northern Technologies International Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 24
Northern Technologies International Corporation, Annual Ratios 25
Northern Technologies International Corporation, Interim Ratios 28
Currency Codes 39
Capital Market Ratios 39
Equity Ratios 40
Profitability Ratios 40
Cost Ratios 41
Liquidity Ratios 41
Leverage Ratios 42
Efficiency Ratios 42

List of Figures

Northern Technologies International Corporation, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 27
Northern Technologies International Corporation, Ratio Charts 29


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