Con-Way Inc. (CNW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review by GlobalData

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									         Con-Way Inc. (CNW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

      Reference Code: GDTTL28530FSA                                                                                      Publication Date: MAY 2011

      2211 Old Earhart Road                    Phone             +1 734 9946600                      Revenue            4,952 (million USD)
      Ann Arbor, MI                            Fax               +1 734 7571153                      Net Profit         3.99 (million USD)
      48105                                    Website           www.con-way.com                     Employees          27,900
                                               Exchange          CNW [New York Stock                 Industry
      United States                                                                                                     Transport and Logistics
                                                                 Exchange]

      Company Overview
      Con-way Inc. (Con-way) is one of the leading providers of transportation and logistics services around the world. The company is
      engaged in providing transportation, logistics, and supply chain services to a broad range of manufacturing, industrial and retail
      customers. The company operates through four reportable business segments, namely, Freight, Logistics, Truckload, and other
      segment. It delivers services via its principal operating companies, Con-way Freight, Con-way Truckload, and Menlo Worldwide
      Logistics. Con-way operates from over 500 locations across North America, as well in 20 countries across five continents. The
      company is headquartered at Michigan, the US.

      Key Executives                                                                    SWOT Analysis
                     Name                                    Title                      Con-Way Inc., SWOT Analysis
      W. Keith Kennedy                       Chairman                                   Strengths                Weaknesses

      Douglas W. Stotlar                     Chief Executive Officer
                                                                                        Diversified Transportation        Customer Concentration
      William R. Corbin                      Director                                   Company
      Robert Jaunich II                      Director                                                                     Decrease in Cash Position
                                                                                        Strong Growth in Top and
      Michael J. Murray                      Director                                   Bottom Line
      Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
      GlobalData

      Share Data
                                                                                        Opportunities                     Threats
      Con-Way Inc.
       Share Price (USD) as on 12-May-2011                                  38.46       Awards and Recognition            Economic Slowdown

       EPS (USD)                                                                 0.07
                                                                                        Global Air Freight and            Fluctuating Fuel Prices
       Market Cap (million USD)                                             2,131       Logistics
       Enterprise Value (million USD)                                       2,536

       Shares Outstanding (million)                                               55
                                                                                        Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
                                                                                        Research, GlobalData
       GlobalData

      Financial Performance                                                             Recent Developments
                                                                                        Apr 06, 2010        Con-way Multimodal Joins SmartWay
                                                                                                            Transport Partnership To Reduce
                                                                                                            Greenhouse Gases
                                                                                        Apr 05, 2010        Con-way   Multimodal    Joins               EPA's
                                                                                                            SmartWay Transport Partnership
                                                                                        Jan 19, 2010        Con-way Freight Launches Network Re-
                                                                                                            Engineering
                                                                                        Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
                                                                                        Research, GlobalData


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




Con-Way Inc. (CNW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review                                                               Reference Code: GDTTL28530FSA

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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
      Con-Way Inc. - Key Facts .............................................................................................................................................................................................. 4
      Con-Way Inc. - Key Employees ..................................................................................................................................................................................... 5
      Con-Way Inc. - Key Employee Biographies ................................................................................................................................................................... 6
      Con-Way Inc. - Major Products and Services ................................................................................................................................................................ 7
      Con-Way Inc. - History ................................................................................................................................................................................................... 8
      Con-Way Inc. - Company Statement ........................................................................................................................................................................... 11
      Con-Way Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries................................................................................................................................................................. 13
            Head Office............................................................................................................................................................................................................ 13
            Other Locations & Subsidiaries ............................................................................................................................................................................. 13
      Section 2 – Company Analysis .................................................................................................................................................................................... 15
      Con-Way Inc. - Business Description........................................................................................................................................................................... 15
      Con-Way Inc. - SWOT Analysis ................................................................................................................................................................................... 16
            SWOT Analysis - Overview ................................................................................................................................................................................... 16
            Con-Way Inc. - Strengths ...................................................................................................................................................................................... 16
                  Strength - Diversified Transportation Company .............................................................................................................................................. 16
                  Strength - Strong Growth in Top and Bottom Line .......................................................................................................................................... 16
                  Strength - Strong Network of Operations ........................................................................................................................................................ 16
            Con-Way Inc. - Weaknesses ................................................................................................................................................................................. 17
                  Weakness - Customer Concentration ............................................................................................................................................................. 17
                  Weakness - Decrease in Cash Position.......................................................................................................................................................... 17
                  Weakness - Overdependence on the US Market.......................................................................
								
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