Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Apr, 2015 |    No of Pages: 36 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) - 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

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) carries out the manufacture and sale of cigarettes and other tobacco related products. The company also offers an array of nicotine containing products. It markets several premium, mid-price and low-price brands including Marlboro, Virginia Slims, L&M, Chesterfield, Bond Street, Lark, Muratti, Next, Philip Morris, Merit, Parliament and Red & White. PMI also owns several local brands such as Champion and Hope in the Philippines, Diana in Italy, Optima and Apollo-Soyuz in Russia and Sampoerna A, Dji Sam Soe and U Mild in Indonesia. PMI is headquartered in New York, the US.

The company focuses on business expansion in emerging European and Asian markets. In line with this approach, the company intends to invest nearly EUR500 million in its first manufacturing facility in the European Union and an associated pilot plant near Bologna, Italy.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 5
Philip Morris International Inc. - Key Facts 6
Philip Morris International Inc. - Key Employees 7
Philip Morris International Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8
Philip Morris International Inc. - Major Products and Services 9
Philip Morris International Inc. - History 10
Philip Morris International Inc. - Company Statement 13
Philip Morris International Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 15
Head Office 15
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 15
Philip Morris International Inc. - Key Manufacturing Facilities 17
Section 2 – Company Analysis 18
Philip Morris International Inc. - Business Description 18
Philip Morris International Inc. - Corporate Strategy 19
Philip Morris International Inc. - SWOT Analysis 20
SWOT Analysis - Overview 20
Philip Morris International Inc. - Strengths 20
Strength - Strong Market Position 20
Strength - Market Leading Brands 20
Strength - Manufacturing Capabilities 20
Philip Morris International Inc. - Weaknesses 21
Weakness - Health Care Claims 21
Weakness - Weak Financial Performance 21
Philip Morris International Inc. - Opportunities 22
Opportunity - Positive Outlook for Tobacco Industry 22
Opportunity - Positive Outlook: e-Cigarettes Market 22
Opportunity - Strategic Initiatives 22
Philip Morris International Inc. - Threats 23
Threat - Competitive Market 23
Threat - Increasing Sales of Counterfeit Products 23
Threat - Stringent Regulations 23
Philip Morris International Inc. - Key Competitors 24
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 26
Performance Chart 28
Financial Performance 28
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 29
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 30
Philip Morris International Inc., Recent Deals Summary 31
Section 4 – Appendix 32
Methodology 32
Ratio Definitions 32
About GlobalData 36
Contact Us 36
Disclaimer 36

List of Tables

Philip Morris International Inc., Key Facts 6
Philip Morris International Inc., Key Employees 7
Philip Morris International Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8
Philip Morris International Inc., Major Products and Services 9
Philip Morris International Inc., History 10
Philip Morris International Inc., Subsidiaries 15
Philip Morris International Inc., Key Manufacturing Facilities 17
Philip Morris International Inc., Key Competitors 24
Philip Morris International Inc., Ratios based on current share price 25
Philip Morris International Inc., Annual Ratios 26
Philip Morris International Inc., Interim Ratios 29
Philip Morris International Inc., Recent Deals Summary 31
Currency Codes 32
Capital Market Ratios 32
Equity Ratios 33
Profitability Ratios 33
Cost Ratios 34
Liquidity Ratios 34
Leverage Ratios 35
Efficiency Ratios 35

List of Figures

Philip Morris International Inc., Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 28
Philip Morris International Inc., Ratio Charts 30


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