Swift Transportation Corporation (SWFT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Apr, 2015 |    No of Pages: 31 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Swift Transportation Corporation (SWFT) - 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.


Swift Transportation Corporation (Swift) is a transportation services company that offers customized transportation solutions. It operates in 40 major trucking terminals across US, Canada and Mexico. The company offers various transportation services including dry van services, intermodal transport, temperature controlled transportation services, logistics services, heavy haul services, flat bed transport services, container services and swift solutions, and customized transportation services, among others. These services are grouped together as general truckload, dedicated truckload, and cross-border truckload services. Swift offers door to door transport services under its brand Trans-Mex. It also offers special services such as the clean fleet, diverse logistics, fuel purchasing, expedited team service, transloading, equipment leasing and sale services. The company is headquartered at Phoenix, Arizona, the US.

Swift Transportation Corporation Key Recent Developments

Jan 09, 2013: Questar Fueling To Build CNG-fueling Facilities For Swift

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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
Swift Transportation Corporation - Key Facts 6
Swift Transportation Corporation - Key Employees 7
Swift Transportation Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 8
Swift Transportation Corporation - Major Products and Services 9
Swift Transportation Corporation - History 10
Swift Transportation Corporation - Company Statement 11
Swift Transportation Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 13
Head Office 13
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 13
Section 2 – Company Analysis 15
Swift Transportation Corporation - Business Description 15
Swift Transportation Corporation - Corporate Strategy 16
Swift Transportation Corporation - SWOT Analysis 17
SWOT Analysis - Overview 17
Swift Transportation Corporation - Strengths 17
Strength - Operational network 17
Strength - Proprietary Technology 17
Strength - Growing Segments 17
Swift Transportation Corporation - Weaknesses 18
Weakness - Decline in Total Loaded Miles 18
Weakness - Law Violation 18
Swift Transportation Corporation - Opportunities 19
Opportunity - Potential in the US Transportation Industry 19
Opportunity - Strategic Agreement 19
Opportunity - Growing Freight Transportation Industry 19
Swift Transportation Corporation - Threats 20
Threat - Competition 20
Threat - Stringent Regulations 20
Threat - Volatility in Fuel Prices 20
Swift Transportation Corporation - Key Competitors 21
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 22
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 22
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 23
Performance Chart 24
Financial Performance 24
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 26
Section 4 – Appendix 27
Methodology 27
Ratio Definitions 27
About GlobalData 31
Contact Us 31
Disclaimer 31

List of Tables

Swift Transportation Corporation, Key Facts 6
Swift Transportation Corporation, Key Employees 7
Swift Transportation Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 8
Swift Transportation Corporation, Major Products and Services 9
Swift Transportation Corporation, History 10
Swift Transportation Corporation, Other Locations 13
Swift Transportation Corporation, Subsidiaries 13
Swift Transportation Corporation, Key Competitors 21
Swift Transportation Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 22
Swift Transportation Corporation, Annual Ratios 23
Swift Transportation Corporation, Interim Ratios 25
Currency Codes 27
Capital Market Ratios 27
Equity Ratios 28
Profitability Ratios 28
Cost Ratios 29
Liquidity Ratios 29
Leverage Ratios 30
Efficiency Ratios 30

List of Figures

Swift Transportation Corporation, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 24
Swift Transportation Corporation, Ratio Charts 26

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