Eaton Corporation: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis - PDF

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					Eaton Corporation

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Eaton Corporation                                                               Financial Snapshot

                                                                                Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                        Eaton Center, Cleveland, 44114,United   The company reported revenues of US$13,715.00
Headquarters Address
                                        States of America                       million during 2010, with a CAGR of 2.90% during
                                                                                2006–2010. Its revenue grew at an annual rate of
Telephone                               + 1 216 5235000
                                                                                15.51% over the previous fiscal year. In 2010, the
                                                                                company recorded an operating margin of 8.54%, as
Fax                                     + 1 216 5234787                         against 3.74% in 2009.

Website                                 www.eaton.com
                                                                                Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange           ETN, New York Stock Exchange

Number of Employees                     70,000

Fiscal Year End                         December

Revenue (in US$ million)                13,715.00




SWOT Analysis

Strengths                               Weaknesses
                                        Declining performance of Aerospace
Diversified business operations
                                        division

Improved profitability

Strengthening solvency position

Opportunities                           Threats

Positive outlook for airline industry   Highly Regulated Environment

Rising demand for electricity in US     Labor Costs

Strategic acquisitions




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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 .................................................................................................................................7
2     Analysis of Key Performance Indicators ............................................................................................... 9
    2.1       Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators ..........................................9
    2.2       Key Financial Performance Indicators .................................................................................................................12
      2.2.1       Revenue and Operating Profit .........................................................................................................................12
      2.2.2       Asset, Liabilities and Capex .............................................................................................................................13
      2.2.3       Net Debt vs. Gearing Ratio ..............................................................................................................................14
      2.2.4       Operational Efficiency ......................................................................................................................................15
      2.2.5       Solvency ..........................................................................................................................................................16
      2.2.6       Valuation ..........................................................................................................................................................17
    2.3       Key Competitors ...................................................................................................................................................18
3     Mergers & Acquisitions and Partnerships ........................................................................................... 19
    3.1       M&A and Partnerships Strategy ...........................................................................................................................19
4     Recent Developments ........................................................................................................................... 24
5     SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................................................... 26
    5.1       SWOT Analysis - Overview ..................................................................................................................................26
    5.2       Strengths ..............................................................................................................................................................26
    5.3       Weaknesses .........................................................................................................................................................26
    5.4       Opportunities ........................................................................................................................................................26
    5.5       Threats .................................................................................................................................................................27
6     Company Statement .............................................................................................................................. 28
7     History .................................................................................................................................................... 30
8     Eaton Corporation - Key Employees .................................................................................................... 33
9     Key Employee Biographies................................................................................................................... 35
10    Locations and Subsidiaries .................................................................................................................. 36
    10.1      Head Office ..........................................................................................................................................................36
    10.2      Other Locations and Subsidiaries ........................................................................................................................36
11    Appendix ................................................................................................................................................ 38
    11.1      Methodology .........................................................................................................................................................38
    11.2      Ratio Definitions ...................................................................................................................................................38
    11.3      Disclaimer.............................................................................................................................................................42




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List of Tables

Table 1: Major Products and Services....................................................................................................................................7
Table 2: Key Ratios - Annual ..................................................................................................................................................9
Table 3: Key Ratios - Interim ................................................................................................................................................11
Table 4: Key Capital Market Indicators ...........................................................................................
				
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