YRC Worldwide Inc. (YRCW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Aug, 2016 |    No of Pages: 33 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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YRC Worldwide Inc. (YRCW) - 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.

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- 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.


YRC Worldwide Inc. (YRC Worldwide) is a transportation service provider. It is the holding company for a portfolio of successful brands including YRC, YRC Glen Moore, YRC Reimer, New Penn, YRC Logistics, Holland and Reddaway. The company provides heavyweight shipments and flexible supply chain solutions for customers in industrial, commercial and retail goods. YRC Worldwide operates through a network in North America with regional, local, national and international capabilities. The company serves the US, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Guam markets. Its subsidiaries include USF Holland Inc., New Penn Motor Express, Inc., USF Reddaway Inc., YRC Inc. and Reimer Express. YRC Worldwide is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, 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
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Key Facts 6
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Key Employees 7
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Major Products and Services 9
YRC Worldwide Inc. - History 10
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Company Statement 13
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 14
Head Office 14
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14
Section 2 - Company Analysis 16
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Business Description 16
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Corporate Strategy 17
YRC Worldwide Inc. - SWOT Analysis 18
SWOT Analysis - Overview 18
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Strengths 18
Strength - Dominant Position 18
Strength - Core Segment: YRC Freight 18
Strength - Diverse End Markets 18
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Weaknesses 19
Weakness - Decline in Shipping Volumes 19
Weakness - Operational Issues 19
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Opportunities 20
Opportunity - Major Developments 20
Opportunity - Rail Industry: Transportation Demand 20
Opportunity - Growth in Asia-Pacific Logistics Market 20
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Threats 21
Threat - International and Political Risk 21
Threat - Increasing Competition 21
Threat - Stringent Regulations 21
YRC Worldwide Inc. - Key Competitors 22
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 24
Performance Chart 25
Financial Performance 25
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 27
YRC Worldwide Inc., Recent Deals Summary 28
Section 4 - Appendix 29
Methodology 29
Ratio Definitions 29
About GlobalData 33
Contact Us 33
Disclaimer 33

List of Tables
YRC Worldwide Inc., Key Facts 6
YRC Worldwide Inc., Key Employees 7
YRC Worldwide Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8
YRC Worldwide Inc., Major Products and Services 9
YRC Worldwide Inc., History 10
YRC Worldwide Inc., Subsidiaries 14
YRC Worldwide Inc., Key Competitors 22
YRC Worldwide Inc., Ratios based on current share price 23
YRC Worldwide Inc., Annual Ratios 24
YRC Worldwide Inc., Interim Ratios 26
YRC Worldwide Inc., Recent Deals Summary 28
Currency Codes 29
Capital Market Ratios 29
Equity Ratios 30
Profitability Ratios 30
Cost Ratios 31
Liquidity Ratios 31
Leverage Ratios 32
Efficiency Ratios 32

List of Figures
YRC Worldwide Inc., Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 25
YRC Worldwide Inc., Ratio Charts 27

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