Fossil Group, Inc. (FOSL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Dec, 2015 |    No of Pages: 36 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Fossil Group, Inc. (FOSL) - 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.


Fossil Group, Inc. (Fossil), is a watch and life style company. It designs, markets and distributes consumer life style and fashion accessories. The company offers a comprehensive line of men’s and women’s fashion watches and jewelry, handbags, small leather goods, sunglasses, belts, shoes, soft accessories and clothing. Its major proprietary and licensed brands include Fossil, Michele, Relic, and Zodiac, Skagen, Adidas Originals, Armani Exchange, Burberry, Diesel, DKNY, Emporio Armani, Karl Lagerfeld, Tory Burch, Marc by Marc Jacobs, and Michael Kors, among others. Fossil distributes its products globally through various distribution channels including wholesale, direct to the consumer through retail stores, commercial websites, catalogs and third-party distributors. Fossil is headquartered at Richardson, Texas, the US.

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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
Fossil Group, Inc. - Key Facts 6
Fossil Group, Inc. - Key Employees 7
Fossil Group, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8
Fossil Group, Inc. - Major Products and Services 9
Fossil Group, Inc. - History 10
Fossil Group, Inc. - Company Statement 12
Fossil Group, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 16
Head Office 16
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 16
Section 2 – Company Analysis 19
Fossil Group, Inc. - Business Description 19
Fossil Group, Inc. - Corporate Strategy 20
Fossil Group, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 21
SWOT Analysis - Overview 21
Fossil Group, Inc. - Strengths 21
Strength - Product and Brand Offerings 21
Strength - Sourcing and Manufacturing Capabilities 21
Strength - Business Performance: Europe Wholesale 21
Fossil Group, Inc. - Weaknesses 22
Weakness - Business Performance: North America Wholesale 22
Weakness - Cost Efficiency 22
Fossil Group, Inc. - Opportunities 23
Opportunity - Changing Dynamics of Global Fashion Market 23
Opportunity - Strategic Business Initiatives 23
Opportunity - Expanding Retail Market in the US 23
Fossil Group, Inc. - Threats 24
Threat - Competitive Landscape 24
Threat - Governmental Regulations 24
Threat - Rising Counterfeit Products Market 24
Fossil Group, Inc. - Key Competitors 25
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 27
Performance Chart 29
Financial Performance 29
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 30
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 31
Section 4 – Appendix 32
Methodology 32
Ratio Definitions 32
About GlobalData 36
Contact Us 36
Disclaimer 36

List of Tables

Fossil Group, Inc., Key Facts 6
Fossil Group, Inc., Key Employees 7
Fossil Group, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8
Fossil Group, Inc., Major Products and Services 9
Fossil Group, Inc., History 10
Fossil Group, Inc., Subsidiaries 16
Fossil Group, Inc., Key Competitors 25
Fossil Group, Inc., Ratios based on current share price 26
Fossil Group, Inc., Annual Ratios 27
Fossil Group, Inc., Interim Ratios 30
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

Fossil Group, Inc., Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 29
Fossil Group, Inc., Ratio Charts 31

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