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Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (PCAR4) - 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.HighlightsCompanhia Brasileira De Distribuicao (CBD), doing business as Grupo Pao De Acucar, is a retailing company that offers food and non food products through supermarkets, hypermarkets, neighborhood stores and e-commerce channels. Its offerings include non-perishable food products, beverages, fruits, vegetables, meat, bread, cold cuts, dairy, cleaning, and disposable products, and personal care products; non-food products: clothing, baby items, shoes and accessories, household articles, books, magazines, CDs and DVDs, stationery, handcraft, toys, sports and camping gear, furniture, mattresses, pet products, gardening and electronics products. CBD operates Pao de Acucar and Extra Supermercado supermarkets; Extra Hiper hypermarkets; and Minimercado Extra neighborhood stores; Casas Bahia and Pontofrio stores; Assai stores; and Cdiscount websites. The company serves end customers, resellers, intermediate consumers and retail customers in France, Brazil, Colombia, Thailand, Vietnam, Ivory Coast, Ecuador, Belgium, Senegal, Cameroon, and Panama. It has distribution centers and depots in Brazil and federal district. CBD is headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Key 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 company’s 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 company’s 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 2List of Tables 4List of Figures 5Section 1 - About the Company 6Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Key Facts 6Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Key Employees 7Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Key Employee Biographies 8Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Key Operational Employees 9Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Major Products and Services 10Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - History 11Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Company Statement 13Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Locations And Subsidiaries 14Head Office 14Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14Section 2 – Company Analysis 15Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Business Description 15Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Corporate Strategy 16Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - SWOT Analysis 17SWOT Analysis - Overview 17Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Strengths 17Strength - Wide Business Operations 17Strength - Strong Presence in Brazil 17Strength - Increasing Financial Performance 17Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Weaknesses 18Weakness - Increasing Receivables 18Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Opportunities 19Opportunity - Business Initiatives 19Opportunity - Increasing E-Commerce Business 19Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Threats 20Threat - Changing Consumer Preferences 20Threat - Rising Counterfeit Goods Market 20Threat - Intense Competition 20Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao - Key Competitors 21Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 22Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 22Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 23Performance Chart 25Financial Performance 25Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 26Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 27Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Recent Deals Summary 28Section 4 – Appendix 29Methodology 29Ratio Definitions 29About GlobalData 33Contact Us 33Disclaimer 33List of TablesCompanhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Key Facts 6Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Key Employees 7Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Key Employee Biographies 8Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Key Operational Employees 9Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Major Products and Services 10Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, History 11Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Subsidiaries 14Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Key Competitors 21Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Ratios based on current share price 22Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Annual Ratios 23Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Interim Ratios 26Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Recent Deals Summary 28Currency Codes 29Capital Market Ratios 29Equity Ratios 30Profitability Ratios 30Cost Ratios 31Liquidity Ratios 31Leverage Ratios 32Efficiency Ratios 32List of FiguresCompanhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 25Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Ratio Charts 27