Eidos plc: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					Eidos plc

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Eidos plc                                                                Financial Snapshot

                                                                         Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                  Wimbledon Bridge House, London, SW19   The company reported revenues of US$224.34 million
Headquarters Address
                                  3RU,United Kingdom                     during 2008, with a CARC of 41.25% during 2004–
                                                                         2008. Its revenue declined at an annual rate of
Telephone                         + 44 20 86363000
                                                                         12.91% over the previous fiscal year. In 2008, the
                                                                         company recorded an operating margin of -113.71%,
Fax                               + 44 20 86363001                       as against -24.38% in 2007.

Website                           N/A
                                                                         Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange     EID, London Stock Exchange (LON)

Number of Employees               812

Fiscal Year End                   June

Revenue (in US$ million)          224.34

Revenue (in GBP million)          118.90




SWOT Analysis

Strengths                         Weaknesses

Good Liquidity Position           Decline in Profit Level

Reputed Brands

Strategic Partnerships

Opportunities                     Threats

Broader Audience                  Foreign Currency Risk

Growth in Mobile Games Industry   Growth in Piracy

New Product development           Highly Competitive Market




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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 ............................................................................................... 7
    2.1       Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators ..........................................7
    2.2       Key Financial Performance Indicators .................................................................................................................10
      2.2.1       Revenue and Operating Profit .........................................................................................................................10
      2.2.2       Asset, Liabilities and Capex .............................................................................................................................11
      2.2.3       Operational Efficiency ......................................................................................................................................12
    2.3       Key Competitors ...................................................................................................................................................13
3     Recent Developments ........................................................................................................................... 14
4     SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................................................... 15
    4.1       SWOT Analysis - Overview ..................................................................................................................................15
    4.2       Strengths ..............................................................................................................................................................15
    4.3       Weaknesses .........................................................................................................................................................15
    4.4       Opportunities ........................................................................................................................................................15
    4.5       Threats .................................................................................................................................................................16
5     Company Statement .............................................................................................................................. 17
6     History .................................................................................................................................................... 20
7     Eidos plc - Key Employees ................................................................................................................... 21
8     Key Employee Biographies................................................................................................................... 22
9     Appendix ................................................................................................................................................ 23
    9.1       Methodology .........................................................................................................................................................23
    9.2       Ratio Definitions ...................................................................................................................................................23
    9.3       Disclaimer.............................................................................................................................................................27




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List of Tables

Table 1: Major Products and Services....................................................................................................................................6
Table 2: Key Ratios - Annual ..................................................................................................................................................7
Table 3: Key Ratios - Interim ..................................................................................................................................................9
Table 4: Eidos plc, History ....................................................................................................................................................20
Table 5: Eidos plc, Key Employees ......................................................................................................................................21
Table 6: Key Employee Biographies ....................................................................................................................................22




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List of Figures

Figure 1: Revenue and Operating Profit ........................................
				
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