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BP p.l.c. (BP.) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the companys businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the companys 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 companys operations and business divisions.- Corporate strategy Analysts summarization of the companys business strategy.- SWOT Analysis A detailed analysis of the companys 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.HighlightsBP p.l.c. (BP) is an integrated oil and gas company. It provides fuel, energy, lubricants and petrochemicals to its customers. Its upstream activities include oil and natural gas exploration, field development and production; and midstream operations include transportation, and marketing and trading of natural gas, including liquefied natural gas (LNG), power and natural gas liquids (NGLs). The companys downstream activities include refining, manufacturing, marketing, transportation, supply and trading of crude oil, petroleum, petrochemical products and provision of related services to wholesale and retail customers. It has operational presence in countries in Africa, Asia and Middle East, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. BP is headquartered in London, the UK.BP p.l.c. Key Recent DevelopmentsMay 17,2017: BP Takes Tangguh LNG Plant Train 2 Back OnlineMay 17,2017: BP Agrees To Supply 16 LNG Cargoes To PLN AnnuallyMay 16,2017: North Sea Oil Projects Will Going To Start Up 2017-2019May 16,2017: Glencore, Carlyle Joins To Rescue Bankrupt Moroccan RefineryMay 10,2017: Wood Group Provides Annual General Meeting StatementKey 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 companys 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 companys 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 3List of Tables 5List of Figures 5Section 1 - About the Company 6BP p.l.c. - Key Facts 6BP p.l.c. - Key Employees 7BP p.l.c. - Key Employee Biographies 10BP p.l.c. - Major Products and Services 11BP p.l.c. - Key Operational Summary 12BP p.l.c. - History 13BP p.l.c. - Company Statement 38BP p.l.c. - Locations And Subsidiaries 40Head Office 40Other Locations & Subsidiaries 40Affiliate 51Joint Venture 51Section 2 Company Analysis 54BP p.l.c. - Business Description 54Business Description - Downstream 54Downstream - Overview 54Downstream - Production 54Downstream - Financials 55Downstream - Capital Expenditure 55Business Description - Other Businesses and Corporate 55Other Businesses and Corporate - Overview 55Other Businesses and Corporate - Production 55Other Businesses and Corporate - Financials 55Other Businesses and Corporate - Capital Expenditure 55Business Description - Rosneft 55Rosneft - Overview 55Business Description - Upstream 56Upstream - Overview 56Upstream - Production 56Upstream - Financials 56Upstream - Capital Expenditure 56BP p.l.c. - Corporate Strategy 57BP p.l.c. - SWOT Analysis 58SWOT Analysis - Overview 58BP p.l.c. - Strengths 58BP p.l.c. - Weaknesses 59BP p.l.c. - Opportunities 60BP p.l.c. - Threats 61BP p.l.c. - Key Competitors 62Section 3 Company Financial Ratios 63Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 63Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 64Performance Chart 67Financial Performance 67Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 68Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 69Section 4 Companys Oil & Gas, Power Financial Deals and Alliances 70BP p.l.c., Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 70BP p.l.c., Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 71BP p.l.c., Recent Deals Summary 72Section 5 Companys Recent Developments 73May 10, 2017: Prosecutor Threatens BP And Totals Plans To Drill Near Amazon Reef 73May 10, 2017: Wood Group Provides Annual General Meeting Statement 74May 10, 2017: BP Announces Start Of Production From West Nile Delta Development Achieving First Gas Eight Months Ahead Of Schedule And Production 20 Percent Above Plan 76May 10, 2017: BP's Alexandria Output May Raise Egypt's Gas Production To 5.1 BCF Per Day 78May 09, 2017: Pemex, Engie, Industry Win Mexican Gas Pipeline Space 79May 09, 2017: BP Submits Details On AK LNG Studies In 2017 Plan 80May 08, 2017: Kosmos Energy Announces Major Gas Discovery Offshore Senegal 81May 04, 2017: Amec Foster Wheeler Signs Extension To BP Master Service Agreement 82May 03, 2017: TAPs Progress In Greece: First Hydrotest Completed 83May 02, 2017: Eni Wins An International Tender For 15-Year LNG Supply Contract In Pakistan 85Section 6 Appendix 86Methodology 86Ratio Definitions 86About GlobalData 90Contact Us 90Disclaimer 90List of TablesBP p.l.c., Key Facts 6BP p.l.c., Key Employees 7BP p.l.c., Key Employees (cont..) 9BP p.l.c., Key Employee Biographies 10BP p.l.c., Major Products and Services 11BP p.l.c., Key Operational Summary 12BP p.l.c., History 13BP p.l.c., Other Locations 40BP p.l.c., Subsidiaries 41BP p.l.c., Affiliate 51BP p.l.c., Joint Venture 51BP p.l.c., Key Competitors 62BP p.l.c., Ratios based on current share price 63BP p.l.c., Annual Ratios 64BP p.l.c., Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 65BP p.l.c., Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 66BP p.l.c., Interim Ratios 68BP p.l.c., Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 70BP p.l.c., Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 71BP p.l.c., Recent Deals Summary 72Currency Codes 86Units 86Capital Market Ratios 86Equity Ratios 87Profitability Ratios 87Cost Ratios 88Liquidity Ratios 89Leverage Ratios 89Efficiency Ratios 89List of FiguresBP p.l.c., Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 67BP p.l.c., Ratio Charts 69BP p.l.c., Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 70BP p.l.c., Oil & Gas, Deals by Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 71