Lightbridge Corporation (LTBR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review by GlobalData

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									                 Lightbridge Corporation (LTBR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT
                                       Analysis Review
        Reference Code: GDNE12631FSA                                                                                           Publication Date: JUN 2013

          Suite 550, 1600 Tysons Boulevard                   Phone              +1 571 7301200                  Revenue          3.7 (million USD)
          Mclean, VA                                         Fax                +1 571 7301260                  Net Profit       -4.06 (million USD)
          22102                                              Website            www.ltbridge.com                Employees        15
          United States                                      Exchange           LTBR [NASDAQ]                   Industry         Nuclear Energy

       Company Overview
       Lightbridge Corporation (Lightbridge) develops proprietary, proliferation resistant, next generation nuclear fuel technologies for
       nuclear reactor systems. It also provides comprehensive advisory services for established and emerging nuclear programs based
       on a philosophy of transparency, non proliferation, safety and operational excellence. The company's consultants provide
       integrated strategic advice and expertise across a range of disciplines such as regulatory affairs, nuclear reactor procurement
       and deployment, reactor and fuel technology and international relations.
       Key Executives                                                                SWOT Analysis
                      Name                                 Title                      Lightbridge Corporation, SWOT Analysis
         Seth Grae                           Chief Executive Officer                  Strengths                              Weaknesses
         Victor Alessi                       Director
                                                                                      Nuclear Fuel Technology                Lack of Vertical Integration
         Jack Ladd                           Director
                                                                                      Comprehensive Patent Portfolio Weak Financial Performance
         Daniel B. Magraw, Jr.               Director
         Thomas Graham, Jr.                  Director
        Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
                                                                                      Opportunities                          Threats
        Research, GlobalData
                                                                                      Target Market                          Competitive Product
       Share Data                                                                                                            Substitutes
                                                                                      Nuclear Power Industry
         Lightbridge Corporation
                                                                                                                             Barriers to Industry Wide
        Share Price (USD) as on 14-Jun-                                  1.80                                                Adoption
        2013
        EPS (USD)                                                       -0.32
                                                                                     Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
        Market Cap (million USD)                                           23        GlobalData

        Enterprise Value (million USD)                                     21
        Shares Outstanding (million)                                       13
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
       Research, GlobalData

       Financial Performance                                                         Recent Developments
                                                                                      May 08, 2013         Lightbridge Reports Q1 2013 Results
                                                                                      Feb 28, 2013         Lightbridge Reports Revenue Of $3.7m In
                                                                                                           2012
                                                                                      Nov 08, 2012         Lightbridge Reports Q3 2012 Results
                                                                                      Aug 02, 2012         Lightbridge Reports Q2 2012 Results
                                                                                     Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
                                                                                     GlobalData




       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
       Lightbridge Corporation - Key Facts ................................................................................................................................................... 4
       Lightbridge Corporation - Key Employees .......................................................................................................................................... 5
       Lightbridge Corporation - Key Employee Biographies ........................................................................................................................ 6
       Lightbridge Corporation - Major Products and Services ..................................................................................................................... 7
       Lightbridge Corporation - History ........................................................................................................................................................ 8
       Lightbridge Corporation - Company Statement .................................................................................................................................. 9
       Lightbridge Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries ...................................................................................................................... 11
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 11
          Other Locations & Subsidiaries ..................................................................................................................................................... 11
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 12
       Lightbridge Corporation - Business Description ............................................................................................................................... 12
       Lightbridge Corporation - SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................................ 13
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 13
          Lightbridge Corporation - Strengths .............................................................................................................................................. 13
             Strength - Nuclear Fuel Technology .......................................................................................................................................... 13
             Strength - Comprehensive Patent Portfolio ............................................................................................................................... 13
             Strength - Consulting Business ................................................................................................................................................. 13
          Lightbridge Corporation - Weaknesses ......................................................................................................................................... 14
             Weakness - Lack of Vertical Integration .................................................................................................................................... 14
             Weakness - Weak Financial Performance ................................................................................................................................ 14
          Lightbridge Corporation - Opportunities ........................................................................................................................................ 14
             Opportunity - Target Market ...................................................................................................................................................... 14
             Opportunity - Nuclear Power Industry ....................................................................................................................................... 14
             Opportunity - Increasing Electricity Demand in UAE ................................................................................................................. 14
             Opportunity - Research and Development Project .................................................................................................................... 15
          Lightbridge Corporation - Threats ................................................................................................................................................. 15
             Threat - Competitive Product Substitutes .................................................................................................................................. 15
             Threat - Barriers to Industry Wide Adoption .............................................................................................................................. 15
             Threat - Dependence on Government ....................................................................................................................................... 15
       Lightbridge Corporation - Key Competitors ...................................................................................................................................... 16
       Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios ............................................................................................................................................. 17
       Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios........................................................................................................................................... 17
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