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									              Wajax Corporation (WJX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis
                                          Review
        Reference Code: GDCON55964FSA                                                                                          Publication Date: JUL 2012

          3280 Wharton Way                                   Phone              +1 905 2123300                  Revenue           1,377.10 (million CAD)
          Mississauga, ON                                    Fax                +1 905 2123350                  Net Profit        63.80 (million CAD)
          L4X 2C5                                            Website            www.wajax.com                   Employees         2,738 (Estimated)
                                                                                WJX [Toronto         Stock
          Canada                                             Exchange                                           Industry          Construction
                                                                                Exchange]

       Company Overview
       Wajax Corporation (Wajax), formerly Wajax Income Fund, is a Canadian distributor and service support provider. The company
       has three key business segments,namely, Mobile Equipment ,Industrial Components division and Power Systems. The company
       serves various industries including mining, industrial processing, oil and gas, manufacturing, forestry, construction, transportation
       and utilities. In mobile equipment, the company offers various equipment such as container handlers, loader backhoes, cranes,
       mining trucks and shovels, shuttle cars and continuous miners.
       Key Executives                                                                SWOT Analysis
                      Name                                 Title                      Wajax Corporation, SWOT Analysis
         Paul E. Gagne                       Chairman                                 Strengths                              Weaknesses
         Mark Foote                          Chief Executive Officer
                                                                                      Strong Financial Performance           Liquidity Position
         Ivan E. H. Duvar                    Director
                                                                                      Multi-Productline and Extensive
         Edward M. Barrett                   Director
                                                                                      Branch Network
         Ian A. Bourne                       Director
        Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
        Research, GlobalData                                                          Opportunities                          Threats

       Share Data                                                                     Strategic Acquisitions                 Difficulty in Finding Skilled
         Wajax Corporation                                                                                                   Labor
                                                                                      Construction Equipment Market
        Share Price (CAD) as on 29-Jun-                                48.18                                                 Competitive Market Forces
        2012
        EPS (CAD)                                                        3.77
                                                                                     Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
        Market Cap (million CAD)                                         760         GlobalData

        Enterprise Value (million CAD)                                   868
        Shares Outstanding (million)                                       17
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
       Research, GlobalData

       Financial Performance




       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
       Research, GlobalData




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       Table of Contents
       Table of Contents ............................................................................................................................................................................... 2
          List of Tables .................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
          List of Figures ................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
       Section 1 - About the Company.......................................................................................................................................................... 4
       Wajax Corporation - Key Facts........................................................................................................................................................... 4
       Wajax Corporation - Key Employees .................................................................................................................................................. 5
       Wajax Corporation - Key Employee Biographies................................................................................................................................ 6
       Wajax Corporation - Major Products and Services ............................................................................................................................. 7
       Wajax Corporation - History ............................................................................................................................................................... 8
       Wajax Corporation - Company Statement ........................................................................................................................................ 10
       Wajax Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries ............................................................................................................................. 12
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 12
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 13
       Wajax Corporation - Business Description ....................................................................................................................................... 13
       Wajax Corporation - Corporate Strategy .......................................................................................................................................... 14
       Wajax Corporation - SWOT Analysis ............................................................................................................................................... 15
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 15
          Wajax Corporation - Strengths...................................................................................................................................................... 15
             Strength - Strong Financial Performance .................................................................................................................................. 15
             Strength - Multi-Productline and Extensive Branch Network ..................................................................................................... 15
          Wajax Corporation - Weaknesses ................................................................................................................................................ 15
             Weakness - Liquidity Position ................................................................................................................................................... 15
          Wajax Corporation - Opportunities ................................................................................................................................................ 15
             Opportunity - Strategic Acquisitions .......................................................................................................................................... 15
             Opportunity - Construction Equipment Market .......................................................................................................................... 16
             Opportunity - Wajax Rebranding ............................................................................................................................................... 16
          Wajax Corporation - Threats ......................................................................................................................................................... 16
             Threat - Difficulty in Finding Skilled Labor ................................................................................................................................. 16
             Threat - Competitive Market Forces .......................................................................................................................................... 16
             Threat - Subdued Growth in Developed Countries .................................................................................................................... 16
       Wajax Corporation - Key Competitors .............................................................................................................................................. 17
       Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios ............................................................................................................................................. 18
       Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios........................................................................................................................................... 18
       Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios .....................................................................................................................................................
								
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