Precision Drilling Corporation (PD) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: May, 2015 |    No of Pages: 71 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Precision Drilling Corporation (PD) - 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

Precision Drilling Corporation (Precision) is one of the leading oilfield services company in North America. It offers contract drilling, well servicing and other support services to oil and natural gas exploration and production companies. It provides land drilling services, directional drilling services, camp and catering services. Precision also involves in procurement and distribution of oilfield supplies and the manufacture and refurbishment of drilling and service rig equipment. It offers service rig well completion and workover services, snubbing services and waste water treatment services. The company, together with its subsidiaries and representative offices operates in various countries. Precision is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Precision Drilling Corporation Key Recent Developments

Apr 27, 2015: Precision Drilling Announces 2015 Second Quarter Dividend, 2015 First Quarter Financial Results
Mar 05, 2015: Precision Drilling Announces Supreme Court Of Canada Denies Leave To Appeal Decision By The Ontario Court Of Appeal
Feb 12, 2015: Precision Drilling Announces 2015 First Quarter Dividend, 2014 Fourth Quarter And Year End Financial Results
Dec 10, 2013: Precision Drilling Corporation Announces 2014 Capital Expenditure Plan
Dec 05, 2013: Precision Drilling Corporation Statement on Recent Trading Activity

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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
Precision Drilling Corporation - Key Facts 6
Precision Drilling Corporation - Key Employees 7
Precision Drilling Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 8
Precision Drilling Corporation - Major Products and Services 9
Precision Drilling Corporation - History 10
Precision Drilling Corporation - Company Statement 13
Precision Drilling Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 15
Head Office 15
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 15
Section 2 – Company Analysis 16
Precision Drilling Corporation - Business Description 16
Precision Drilling Corporation - Corporate Strategy 17
Precision Drilling Corporation - SWOT Analysis 18
SWOT Analysis - Overview 18
Precision Drilling Corporation - Strengths 18
Strength - Efficient Business Model 18
Strength - Market Position 18
Strength - Services Portfolio 18
Precision Drilling Corporation - Weaknesses 19
Weakness - Declining Operational Performance 19
Precision Drilling Corporation - Opportunities 20
Opportunity - Long-Term Upstream Investments 20
Opportunity - Positive Outlook in the US Shale Gas Market 20
Opportunity - Strategic Alliance with Schlumberger 20
Precision Drilling Corporation - Threats 21
Threat - Intense Competition 21
Threat - Declining Oil Prices 21
Threat - Risks in International Business Operations 21
Precision Drilling Corporation - Key Competitors 22
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 24
Performance Chart 26
Financial Performance 26
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 27
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 28
Section 4 – Company’s Oil & Gas Financial Deals and Alliances 29
Precision Drilling Corporation, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 29
Precision Drilling Corporation, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 30
Precision Drilling Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 31
Section 5 – Company’s Recent Developments 32
Apr 27, 2015: Precision Drilling Announces 2015 Second Quarter Dividend, 2015 First Quarter Financial Results 32
Mar 05, 2015: Precision Drilling Announces Supreme Court Of Canada Denies Leave To Appeal Decision By The Ontario Court Of Appeal 39
Feb 12, 2015: Precision Drilling Announces 2015 First Quarter Dividend, 2014 Fourth Quarter And Year End Financial Results 40
Dec 22, 2014: Precision Drilling Announces Management Change 42
Dec 08, 2014: Precision Drilling Announces 2015 Capital Expenditure Plan And Asset Divestiture 43
Oct 27, 2014: Precision Drilling Announces Increase to the 2014 Fourth Quarter Dividend and 2014 Third Quarter Financial Results 46
Aug 07, 2014: Precision Drilling Announces Favourable Ruling On Ontario Tax Appeal 54
Jul 24, 2014: Precision Drilling Announces 2014 Third Quarter Dividend and 2014 Second Quarter Financial Results 55
Jul 16, 2014: Precision Drilling Announces Strategic Technology and Service Agreement & Marketing Alliance With Schlumberger 57
Apr 28, 2014: Precision Drilling Announces 2014 Second Quarter Dividend and 2014 First Quarter Financial Results 58
Section 6 – Appendix 66
Methodology 66
Ratio Definitions 66
About GlobalData 70
Contact Us 70
Disclaimer 70

List of Tables

Precision Drilling Corporation, Key Facts 6
Precision Drilling Corporation, Key Employees 7
Precision Drilling Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 8
Precision Drilling Corporation, Major Products and Services 9
Precision Drilling Corporation, History 10
Precision Drilling Corporation, Subsidiaries 15
Precision Drilling Corporation, Key Competitors 22
Precision Drilling Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 23
Precision Drilling Corporation, Annual Ratios 24
Precision Drilling Corporation, Interim Ratios 27
Precision Drilling Corporation, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 29
Precision Drilling Corporation, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 30
Precision Drilling Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 31
Currency Codes 66
Units 66
Capital Market Ratios 66
Equity Ratios 67
Profitability Ratios 67
Cost Ratios 68
Liquidity Ratios 68
Leverage Ratios 69
Efficiency Ratios 69

List of Figures

Precision Drilling Corporation, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 26
Precision Drilling Corporation, Ratio Charts 28
Precision Drilling Corporation, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 29
Precision Drilling Corporation, Oil & Gas, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 30


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