Clarkson PLC (CKN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Oct, 2016 |    No of Pages: 33 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Clarkson PLC (CKN) - 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.


Clarkson PLC (Clarkson) is a provider of integrated shipping services. The company transports raw materials and finished goods into homes, plants and factories the world over. Its service portfolio encompasses shipbroking, ship management and financial services including investment banking services, project finance, fund management and allied services. It also offers port services such as stevedoring and warehouse management, and forwarding and logistics services; and property services. Clarkson provides its services to all sectors of the shipping and offshore industries. It has presence in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), the Americas and Asia-Pacific. Clarkson is headquartered in London, the UK.

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 3
List of Figures 4
Section 1 - About the Company 5
Clarkson PLC - Key Facts 5
Clarkson PLC - Key Employees 6
Clarkson PLC - Key Employee Biographies 7
Clarkson PLC - Major Products and Services 8
Clarkson PLC - History 9
Clarkson PLC - Company Statement 11
Clarkson PLC - Locations And Subsidiaries 12
Head Office 12
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 12
Section 2 - Company Analysis 15
Clarkson PLC - Business Description 15
Clarkson PLC - Corporate Strategy 16
Clarkson PLC - SWOT Analysis 17
SWOT Analysis - Overview 17
Clarkson PLC - Strengths 17
Strength - Strong Presence in EMEA 17
Strength - Business Performance: Broking Segment 17
Strength - Working Capital 17
Clarkson PLC - Weaknesses 18
Weakness - Decline in Support Segment 18
Clarkson PLC - Opportunities 19
Opportunity - Strategic Acquisitions 19
Opportunity - Global Energy Demand Outlook 19
Clarkson PLC - Threats 20
Threat - Stringent Regulations 20
Threat - Foreign Exchange Risks 20
Threat - Competitive Landscape 20
Clarkson PLC - Key Competitors 21
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 22
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 22
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 23
Performance Chart 25
Financial Performance 25
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 27
Section 4 - Appendix 28
Methodology 28
Ratio Definitions 28
About GlobalData 32
Contact Us 32
Disclaimer 32

List of Tables
Clarkson PLC, Key Facts 5
Clarkson PLC, Key Employees 6
Clarkson PLC, Key Employee Biographies 7
Clarkson PLC, Major Products and Services 8
Clarkson PLC, History 9
Clarkson PLC, Subsidiaries 12
Clarkson PLC, Key Competitors 21
Clarkson PLC, Ratios based on current share price 22
Clarkson PLC, Annual Ratios 23
Clarkson PLC, Interim Ratios 26
Currency Codes 28
Units 28
Capital Market Ratios 28
Equity Ratios 29
Profitability Ratios 29
Cost Ratios 30
Liquidity Ratios 30
Leverage Ratios 31
Efficiency Ratios 31

List of Figures
Clarkson PLC, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 25
Clarkson PLC, Ratio Charts 27

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