EMC Corporation: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					EMC Corporation

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EMC Corporation                                                                 Financial Snapshot

                                                                                Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                    176 South Street, Hopkinton, 01748,United   The company reported revenue of US$17,015.13
Headquarters Address
                                    States of America                           million during the fiscal year 2010 (2010). The
                                                                                company's revenue grew at a CAGR of 11.13%
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                                                                                during 2006–2010, with an annual growth of 21.31%
                                                                                over 2009. In 2010, the company recorded an
Fax                                 + 1 508 4355222                             operating margin of 15.77%, as against 10.08% in
                                                                                2009.
Website                             www.emc.com

Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange       EMC, New York Stock Exchange                Revenue and Margins

Number of Employees                 43,200

Fiscal Year End                     December

Revenue (in US$ million)            17,015.13




SWOT Analysis

Strengths                           Weaknesses
                                                                                Return on Equity
Global Presence                     Dependence on Suppliers
                                                                                The company recorded a return on equity (ROE) of
                                                                                10.92% for 2010, as compared to its peers, BMC
Market Leadership                   Limited Liquidity Position                  Software, Inc. (Ticker: BMC), Citrix Systems, Inc.
                                                                                (Ticker: BDX) and American Tower Corporation
Strong Growth Prospects             Weak Financial Performance                  (Ticker: AMT), which recorded ROEs of 29.26%,
                                                                                10.85% and 10.65% respectively. The company
                                                                                reported a net profit margin of 15.77% in 2010.
Strong Partnerships

Opportunities                       Threats                                     Return on Equity


Demand for IT Security              Government Regulation

Emergence of Cloud Computing        Highly Competitive Environment

Growing Virtualization Market       Rapid Changes in Technology

Outlook for Digital Data Creation




                                                                                Liquidity Position

                                                                                The company reported a current ratio of 1.04 in 2010,
                                                                                as compared to its peers, BMC Software, Inc., Citrix
                                                                                Systems, Inc. and American Tower Corporation,
                                                                                which recorded current ratios of 1.42, 1.44 and 2.59
                                                                                respectively. As of December 2010, the company
                                                                                recorded cash and short-term investments of worth
                                                                                US$5,375.31 million, against US$3,214.77 million
                                                                                current debt. The company reported a debt to equity
                                                                                ratio of 0.20 in 2010 as compared to its peers, BMC
                                                                                Software, Inc., Citrix Systems, Inc. and American
                                                                                Tower Corporation, which recorded debt to equity
                                                                                ratios of 0.25, 0.00 and 1.60 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
      2.2.5       Valuation ..........................................................................................................................................................14
    2.3       Competitive Benchmarking ..................................................................................................................................15
      2.3.1       Market Capitalization .......................................................................................................................................15
      2.3.2       Efficiency ..........................................................................................................................................................16
      2.3.3       Capital Expenditure ..........................................................................................................................................17
      2.3.4       Valuation ..........................................................................................................................................................18
      2.3.5       Turnover – Inventory and Asset .......................................................................................................................19
3     Recent Developments ........................................................................................................................... 20
4     SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................................................... 22
    4.1       SWOT Analysis - Overview ..................................................................................................................................22
    4.2       Strengths ..............................................................................................................................................................22
    4.3       Weaknesses .........................................................................................................................................................23
    4.4       Opportunities ................................................................................................................................................
				
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