Dynegy Inc.: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					Dynegy Inc.

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Dynegy Inc.                                                                Financial Snapshot

                                                                           Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                1000 Louisiana , Houston , 77002 ,United   The company reported revenue of US$2,323.00
Headquarters Address
                                States of America                          million during the fiscal year 2010 (2010). The
                                                                           company's revenue grew at a CAGR of 7.03% during
Telephone                       + 1 713 5076400
                                                                           2006–2010, with an annual decline of -5.88% over
                                                                           2009. In 2010, the company recorded an operating
Fax                             + 1 713 5076808                            margin of -0.47%, as against -35.66% in <2009.

Website                         N/A
                                                                           Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange   DYN, New York Stock Exchange

Number of Employees             1,519

Fiscal Year End                 December

Revenue (in US$ million)        2,323.00




SWOT Analysis

Strengths                       Weaknesses                                 Return on Equity

Strong liquidity position       Lawsuits                                   The company recorded a return on equity (ROE) of -
                                                                           8.52% for 2010, as compared to its peers, NRG
                                                                           Energy, Inc. (Ticker: NRG), Calpine Corporation
Strong power plant facilities   Weak operational performance               (Ticker: CPNLQ) and The AES Corporation (Ticker:
                                                                           AES), which recorded ROEs of 5.74%, 0.67% and
Wide customer base                                                         0.14% respectively. The company reported a net
                                                                           profit margin of -0.47% in 2010.
Opportunities                   Threats
                                                                           Return on Equity
Recovering economy              Alternate energy sources

Rising demand for electricity   Volatility in commodity pricing




                                                                           Liquidity Position

                                                                           The company reported a current ratio of 1.43 in 2010,
                                                                           as compared to its peers, NRG Energy, Inc., Calpine
                                                                           Corporation and The AES Corporation, which
                                                                           recorded current ratios of 1.69, 1.92 and 1.17
                                                                           respectively. As of December 2010, the company
                                                                           recorded cash and short-term investments of worth
                                                                           US$397.00 million, against US$148.00 million current
                                                                           debt. The company reported a debt to equity ratio of
                                                                           1.74 in 2010 as compared to its peers, NRG Energy,
                                                                           Inc., Calpine Corporation and The AES Corporation,
                                                                           which recorded debt to equity ratios of 1.11, 2.21 and
                                                                           3.05 respectively.




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 5
    1.1       Company Overview ................................................................................................................................................5
    1.2       Business Description ..............................................................................................................................................5
    1.3       Major Products and Services .................................................................................................................................6
2     Analysis of Key Performance Indicators ............................................................................................... 7
    2.1       Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators ..........................................7
    2.2       Key Financial Performance Indicators .................................................................................................................10
      2.2.1       Revenue and Operating Profit .........................................................................................................................10
      2.2.2       Asset, Liabilities and Capex .............................................................................................................................11
      2.2.3       Net Debt vs. Gearing Ratio ..............................................................................................................................12
      2.2.4       Operational Efficiency ......................................................................................................................................13
      2.2.5       Solvency ..........................................................................................................................................................14
    2.3       Competitive Benchmarking ..................................................................................................................................15
      2.3.1       Efficiency ..........................................................................................................................................................15
      2.3.2       Capital Expenditure ..........................................................................................................................................16
      2.3.3       Turnover – Inventory and Asset .......................................................................................................................17
      2.3.4       Liquidity ............................................................................................................................................................18
3     Mergers & Acquisitions and Partnerships ........................................................................................... 19
    3.1       M&A and Partnerships Strategy ...........................................................................................................................19
4     Recent Developments ........................................................................................................................... 21
5     SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................................................... 24
    5.1       SWOT Analysis - Overview ..................................................................................................................................24
    5.2       Strengths ..............................................................................................................................................................24
    5.3       Weaknesses .........................................................................................................................................................24
    5.4       Opportunities ........................................................................................................................................................25
    5.5       Threats .................................................................................................................................................................25
6     Dynegy Inc. - Company Statement ....................................................................................................... 26
7     History .............................................................
				
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