Komatsu Ltd.: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis - PDF

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					Komatsu Ltd.

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Komatsu Ltd.                                                                      Financial Snapshot

                                                                                  Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                                                                  The company reported revenues of US$20,985.16
Headquarters Address                   2-3-6 Akasaka, Minato-ku, 107-8414,Japan
                                                                                  million during 2011, with a CAGR of 6.89% during
                                                                                  2007–2011. Its revenue grew at an annual rate of
Telephone                              + 81 3 55612616
                                                                                  28.75% over the previous fiscal year. In 2011, the
                                                                                  company recorded an operating margin of 12.10%, as
Fax                                    + 81 3 35059662                            against 4.68% in 2010.

Website                                www.komatsu.com
                                                                                  Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange          6301, The Tokyo Stock Exchange

Number of Employees                    41,059

Fiscal Year End                        March

Revenue (in US$ million)               20,985.16

Revenue (in JPY million)               1,843,127.00




SWOT Analysis

Strengths                              Weaknesses

Market leading position                Unfavorable liquidity position

Presence across equipment industry
value chain
Strong research and development
initiatives



Opportunities                          Threats

Global Infrastructure Spending         Natural calamity prone region

Increasing demand for hybrid hydraulic
                                       Shortage of skilled personnel in Japan
excavators
Positive outlook for equipment
                                       Stringent environmental regulations
manufacturers

Rapid urbanization in China

Sustainable products




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 5
    1.1       Company Overview ................................................................................................................................................5
    1.2       Business Description ..............................................................................................................................................5
    1.3       Major Products and Services .................................................................................................................................6
2     Analysis of Key Performance Indicators ............................................................................................... 8
    2.1       Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators ..........................................8
    2.2       Key Financial Performance Indicators .................................................................................................................11
      2.2.1       Revenue and Operating Profit .........................................................................................................................11
      2.2.2       Asset, Liabilities and Capex .............................................................................................................................12
      2.2.3       Net Debt vs. Gearing Ratio ..............................................................................................................................13
      2.2.4       Operational Efficiency ......................................................................................................................................14
      2.2.5       Solvency ..........................................................................................................................................................15
      2.2.6       Valuation ..........................................................................................................................................................16
    2.3       Key Competitors ...................................................................................................................................................17
3     Mergers & Acquisitions and Partnerships ........................................................................................... 18
    3.1       M&A and Partnerships Strategy ...........................................................................................................................18
4     Recent Developments ........................................................................................................................... 20
5     SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................................................... 22
    5.1       SWOT Analysis - Overview ..................................................................................................................................22
    5.2       Strengths ..............................................................................................................................................................22
    5.3       Weaknesses .........................................................................................................................................................22
    5.4       Opportunities ........................................................................................................................................................23
    5.5       Threats .................................................................................................................................................................24
6     History .................................................................................................................................................... 25
7     Locations and Subsidiaries .................................................................................................................. 27
    7.1       Head Office ..........................................................................................................................................................27
    7.2       Other Locations and Subsidiaries ........................................................................................................................27
8     Appendix ................................................................................................................................................ 31
    8.1       Methodology .........................................................................................................................................................31
    8.2       Ratio Definitions ...................................................................................................................................................31
    8.3       Disclaimer.............................................................................................................................................................35




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Komatsu Ltd. - SWOT Profile                                                                                   
				
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