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									        Loews Corporation (L) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
        Reference Code: GDFS40924FSA                                                                                           Publication Date: JUL 2012

          667 Madison Avenue                                 Phone              +1 212 5212000                  Revenue          14,127 (million USD)
          NEW YORK, NY                                       Fax                                                Net Profit       1,064 (million USD)
          10065-8087                                         Website            www.loews.com                   Employees        18,250
                                                                                L [New York          Stock
          United States                                      Exchange                                           Industry         Financial Services
                                                                                Exchange]

       Company Overview
       Loews Corporation (Loews) is a US based diversified holding company. The company through its subsidiaries provides
       commercial property and casualty insurance; offshore drilling services to the energy industry; exploration and production of
       natural gas; operation of interstate natural gas pipeline systems; and operation of hotels and resorts. The company together with
       its subsidiaries operates across North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and South America. Loews is headquartered in New York,
       the US.


       The company's strategic focus is to manage and allocate capital effectively, poise for future growth through acquisition and
       investments and enhance the subsidiaries operating performance.
       Key Executives                                                                SWOT Analysis
                      Name                                 Title                      Loews Corporation, SWOT Analysis
         Andrew H. Tisch                     Chairman of the Executive                Strengths                              Weaknesses
                                             Committee
                                                                                      Diversified Business Operations Operating Income
         Paul J. Fribourg                    Director
         Joseph L. Bower                     Director                                 Property Portfolio                     Combined Ratio
         Charles M. Diker                    Director
         Ken Miller                          Director                                 Opportunities                          Threats
        Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
        Research, GlobalData                                                          Strategic Acquisitions                 Solvency II Regulations

       Share Data                                                                     Technology Enhancements                Volatility in Oil and Natural Gas
                                                                                                                             Prices
         Loews Corporation
        Share Price (USD) as on 23-Jul-                                40.47
        2012                                                                         Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
                                                                                     GlobalData
        EPS (USD)                                                        2.63
        Market Cap (million USD)                                      15,810
        Enterprise Value (million USD)                                29,446
        Shares Outstanding (million)                                     397
       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
       Loews Corporation - Key Facts .......................................................................................................................................................... 4
       Loews Corporation - Key Employees ................................................................................................................................................. 5
       Loews Corporation - Key Employee Biographies ............................................................................................................................... 6
       Loews Corporation - Major Products and Services ............................................................................................................................ 7
       Loews Corporation - Key Operational Summary ................................................................................................................................ 8
       Loews Corporation - History ............................................................................................................................................................... 9
       Loews Corporation - Company Statement........................................................................................................................................ 11
       Loews Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries ............................................................................................................................. 14
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 14
          Other Locations & Subsidiaries ..................................................................................................................................................... 14
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 15
       Loews Corporation - Business Description ....................................................................................................................................... 15
       Loews Corporation - SWOT Analysis ............................................................................................................................................... 16
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 16
          Loews Corporation - Strengths ..................................................................................................................................................... 16
             Strength - Diversified Business Operations ............................................................................................................................... 16
             Strength - Property Portfolio ...................................................................................................................................................... 16
          Loews Corporation - Weaknesses ................................................................................................................................................ 16
             Weakness - Operating Income .................................................................................................................................................. 16
             Weakness - Combined Ratio..................................................................................................................................................... 17
             Weakness - Confined Customer Base ...................................................................................................................................... 17
          Loews Corporation - Opportunities ............................................................................................................................................... 17
             Opportunity - Strategic Acquisitions .......................................................................................................................................... 17
             Opportunity - Technology Enhancements ................................................................................................................................. 17
             Opportunity - Improving US Economy ....................................................................................................................................... 17
          Loews Corporation - Threats ........................................................................................................................................................ 18
             Threat - Solvency II Regulations ............................................................................................................................................... 18
             Threat - Volatility in Oil and Natural Gas Prices ........................................................................................................................ 18
             Threat - Catastrophic Losses .................................................................................................................................................... 18
       Loews Corporation - Key Competitors .............................................................................................................................................. 19
       Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios ............................................................................................................................................. 20
       Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios........................................................................................................................................... 20
       Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios .........................................
								
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