NETGEAR, Inc. (NTGR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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					       NETGEAR, Inc. (NTGR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

      Reference Code: GDRT35519FSA                                                                                       Publication Date: DEC 2010

      4500 Great America Parkway              Phone             +1 408 9078000                          Revenue            686.6 (million USD)
      Santa Clara, CA                         Fax               +1 408 9078097                          Net Profit         9.33 (million USD)
      95054                                   Website           www.netgear.com                         Employees          607
      United States                           Exchange          NTGR [NASDAQ]                           Industry           Retailing

      Company Overview
      NETGEAR, Inc. (NETGEAR) is a designer, developer and online retailer of networking products. The company principally
      engages in offering the products that enable users to share internet access, peripherals, files, digital multimedia content and
      applications among multiple personal computers and other Internet-enabled devices. Its product line comprises wired and
      wireless devices that enable Ethernet networking, broadband access, network connectivity, network storage and security
      appliances. The company organizes these products into three major product portfolios namely Ethernet Networking Products,
      Broadband Products and Wireless Products.

      Key Executives                                                                  SWOT Analysis
                     Name                                   Title                     NETGEAR, Inc., SWOT Analysis
      Patrick C.S. Lo                       Chairman                                  Strengths                Weaknesses

      Jocelyn Carter-Miller                 Director
                                                                                                                         Increasing Litigations
      Ralph E. Faison                       Director                                  Wide Geographic Presence           Expenses
      A. Timothy Godwin                     Director
                                                                                      Multiple Sales Channels            Limited Number of
      Jr. Linwood A. Lacy                   Director                                                                     Customers
      Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
      GlobalData

      Share Data
                                                                                      Opportunities                      Threats
      NETGEAR, Inc.
       Share Price (USD) as on 20-Dec-2010                                 34.80      Launch of New Products             Intense Competition

       EPS (USD)                                                            0.27
                                                                                      Partnership Agreements             Stringent Government
       Market Cap (million USD)                                            1,252                                         Regulations
       Enterprise Value (million USD)                                      1,154

       Shares Outstanding (million)                                              36
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,        Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
                                                                                      Research, GlobalData
       GlobalData

      Financial Performance                                                           Recent Developments
                                                                                      Feb 09, 2010        Netgear Q4 revenue up 36% to $218.8m

                                                                                      Feb 01, 2010        Netgear unveils ProSecure UTM5 for
                                                                                                          small businesses

                                                                                      Jan 13, 2010        Netgear launches new ProSafe Wireless
                                                                                                          Management suite
                                                                                      Nov 18, 2009        Netgear launches dual-band Wireless-N
                                                                                                          Access Point
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,        Nov 09, 2009        Netgear launches ProSafe Plus Switch
       GlobalData
                                                                                                          family

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




NETGEAR, Inc. (NTGR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review                                                              Reference Code: GDRT35519FSA

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      Ta b le o f Co n te n ts
      Table of Contents ..................................................................................................................................................................................................... 2
      List of Tables ............................................................................................................................................................................................................ 3
      List of Figures ........................................................................................................................................................................................................... 3
      Section 1 - About the Company ................................................................................................................................................................................ 4
      NETGEAR, Inc. - Key Facts ..................................................................................................................................................................................... 4
      NETGEAR, Inc. - Key Employees ............................................................................................................................................................................. 5
      NETGEAR, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies ........................................................................................................................................................... 6
      NETGEAR, Inc. - Major Products and Services ........................................................................................................................................................ 7
      NETGEAR, Inc. - History .......................................................................................................................................................................................... 9
      NETGEAR, Inc. - Company Statement ....................................................................................................................................................................11
      NETGEAR, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries ..........................................................................................................................................................13
            Head Office .......................................................................................................................................................................................................13
            Other Locations & Subsidiaries .........................................................................................................................................................................13
      Section 2 – Company Analysis ................................................................................................................................................................................16
      NETGEAR, Inc. - Business Description ...................................................................................................................................................................16
      NETGEAR, Inc. - SWOT Analysis ...........................................................................................................................................................................17
            SWOT Analysis - Overview ...............................................................................................................................................................................17
            NETGEAR, Inc. - Strengths ...............................................................................................................................................................................17
                  Strength - Wide Geographic Presence ........................................................................................................................................................17
                  Strength - Multiple Sales Channels .............................................................................................................................................................17
                  Strength - Leading Position in Retail Home Networking ..............................................................................................................................17
            NETGEAR, Inc. - Weaknesses..........................................................................................................................................................................18
                  Weakness - Increasing Litigations Expenses ..............................................................................................................................................18
                  Weakness - Limited Number of Customers .................................................................................................................................................18
                  Weakness - Product Recalls .......................................................................................................................................................................18
            NETGEAR, Inc. - Opportunities .........................................................................................................................................................................18
                  Opportunity - Launch of New Products........................................................................................................................................................18
                  Opportunity - Partnership Agreements ........................................................................................................................................................19
                  Opportunity - Growing Communication and Mobility Solutions Marke..........................................................................................................19
            NETGEAR, Inc. - Threats .............................
				
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Description: NETGEAR, Inc. (NTGR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review Summary NETGEAR, Inc. (NETGEAR) is a designer, developer and online retailer of networking products. The company principally engages in offering the products that enable users to share internet access, peripherals, files, digital multimedia content and applications among multiple personal computers and other Internet-enabled devices. Its product line comprises wired and wireless devices that enable Ethernet networking, broadband access, network connectivity, network storage and security appliances. The company organizes these products into three major product portfolios namely Ethernet Networking Products, Broadband Products and Wireless Products. NETGEAR, Inc. Key Recent Developments Feb 09, 2010: Netgear Q4 revenue up 36% to $218.8m Feb 01, 2010: Netgear unveils ProSecure UTM5 for small businesses Jan 13, 2010: Netgear launches new ProSafe Wireless Management suite Nov 18, 2009: Netgear launches dual-band Wireless-N Access Point Nov 09, 2009: Netgear launches ProSafe Plus Switch family This comprehensive SWOT profile of NETGEAR, Inc. provides you an in-depth strategic analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better. The profile contains critical company information including, - Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions. - Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy. - SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats. - Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company. - Major prod
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