UTStarcom, Inc.: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					UTStarcom, Inc.

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UTStarcom, Inc.                                                                 Financial Snapshot

                                                                                Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                   20F, Tower E1, The Towers, Oriental Plaza,   The company reported revenue of US$291.54 million
Headquarters Address
                                   Alameda, ,China                              during the fiscal year 2010 (2010). The company's
                                                                                revenue declined at a compounded rate of -41.32%
Telephone                          + 86 10 85205588
                                                                                during 2006–2010, with an annual decline of -24.54%
                                                                                over 2009. In 2010, the company recorded an
Fax                                + 86 10 85205599                             operating margin of -25.12%, as against -58.03% in
                                                                                2009.
Website                            www.utstar.com

Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange      UTSI, NASDAQ                                 Revenue and Margins

Number of Employees                1,900

Fiscal Year End                    December

Revenue (in US$ million)           291.54




SWOT Analysis

Strengths                          Weaknesses
                                                                                Return on Equity
Market Leading Position            Lawsuits
                                                                                The company recorded a return on equity (ROE) of -
                                                                                27.03% for 2010, as compared to its peers, Cisco
Strong Customer Base               Overdependence on China                      Systems, Inc. (Ticker: CSCO), Alcatel-Lucent (Ticker:
                                                                                ALU) and Sprint Nextel Corporation (Ticker: S), which
Wide service offerings                                                          recorded ROEs of 17.55%, -9.42% and -23.82%
                                                                                respectively. The company reported a net profit
                                                                                margin of -25.12% in 2010.


Opportunities                      Threats                                      Return on Equity


Growing broadband market           Depends on third parties

Growing demand for 3G technology   Fluctuations in foreign currencies

Launching new services             Industry consolidation

Strategic Investments




                                                                                Liquidity Position

                                                                                The company reported a current ratio of 1.55 in 2010,
                                                                                as compared to its peers, Cisco Systems, Inc.,
                                                                                Alcatel-Lucent and Sprint Nextel Corporation, which
                                                                                recorded current ratios of 2.67, 1.27 and 1.25
                                                                                respectively. As of December 2010, the company
                                                                                recorded cash and short-term investments of worth
                                                                                US$352.05 million, against zero current debt. The
                                                                                company reported a debt to equity ratio of 0.00 in
                                                                                2010 as compared to its peers, Cisco Systems, Inc.,
                                                                                Alcatel-Lucent and Sprint Nextel Corporation, which
                                                                                recorded debt to equity ratios of 0.35, 1.52 and 1.39
                                                                                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       Operational Efficiency ......................................................................................................................................12
      2.2.4       Solvency ..........................................................................................................................................................13
    2.3       Competitive Benchmarking ..................................................................................................................................14
      2.3.1       Efficiency ..........................................................................................................................................................14
      2.3.2       Capital Expenditure ..........................................................................................................................................15
      2.3.3       Turnover – Inventory and Asset .......................................................................................................................16
3     Recent Developments ........................................................................................................................... 17
4     SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................................................... 19
    4.1       SWOT Analysis - Overview ..................................................................................................................................19
    4.2       Strengths ..............................................................................................................................................................19
    4.3       Weaknesses .........................................................................................................................................................19
    4.4       Opportunities ........................................................................................................................................................20
    4.5       Threats .................................................................................................................................................................20
5     UTStarcom, Inc. - Company Statement ................................................................................................ 22
6     History .................................................................................................................................................... 24
7     UTStarcom, Inc. - Key Employees ........................................................................................................ 25
8     Key Employee Biographies................................................................................................................... 26
9     Locations and Subsidiaries .....................
				
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