Biogen Idec Inc.: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					Biogen Idec Inc.

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Biogen Idec Inc.                                                             Financial Snapshot

                                                                             Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                       14 Cambridge Center, Cambridge,       The company reported revenues of US$4,716.42
Headquarters Address
                                       02142,United States of America        million during 2010, with a CAGR of 15.15% during
                                                                             2006–2010. Its revenue grew at an annual rate of
Telephone                              + 1 617 6792000
                                                                             7.75% over the previous fiscal year. In 2010, the
                                                                             company recorded an operating margin of 26.03%, as
Fax                                    + 1 617 6792617                       against 29.35% in 2009.

Website                                www.biogenidec.com
                                                                             Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange          BIIB, NASDAQ

Number of Employees                    4,700

Fiscal Year End                        December

Revenue (in US$ million)               4,716.42




SWOT Analysis

Strengths                              Weaknesses

Efficient Use of Resources             Litigations

Expanding Operating Margin             Product Dependence

Strategic Alliances

Strong Focus on Research and
Development

Opportunities                          Threats

Growing Aged Population                Competitive Landscape

Medicare Part D                        Industry Consolidation

Rising Healthcare Expenditure in the   Pricing Pressures due to Government
US                                     Regulations




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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 ........................................................................................................................... 27
5     SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................................................... 29
    5.1     SWOT Analysis - Overview ...................................................................................................................................29
    5.2     Strengths ...............................................................................................................................................................29
    5.3     Weaknesses ..........................................................................................................................................................30
    5.4     Opportunities .........................................................................................................................................................30
    5.5     Threats ...................................................................................................................................................................31
6     Biogen Idec Inc. - Company Statement ................................................................................................ 32
7     History .................................................................................................................................................... 34
8     Biogen Idec Inc. - Key Employees ........................................................................................................ 36
9     Key Employee Biographies................................................................................................................... 37
10    Locations and Subsidiaries .................................................................................................................. 38
    10.1    Head Office ............................................................................................................................................................38
    10.2    Other Locations and Subsidiaries ..........................................................................................................................38
11    Appendix ................................................................................................................................................ 40
    11.1    Methodology ..........................................................................................................................................................40
    11.2    Ratio Definitions .....................................................................................................................................................40
    11.3    Disclaimer ..............................................................................................................................................................44




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List of Tables

Table 1: Major Products and Services....................................................................................................................................6
Table 2: Key Ratios - Annual ..................................................................................................................................................8
Table 3: Key Ratios - Interim ................................................................................................................................................10
Table 4: Key Capital Market Indicators ................................................................................................................................10
Table 5: Biogen Idec Inc., History.........................................................................................................................................34
Table 6: Biogen Idec Inc., Key Employees ...........................................................................................................................36
Table 7: Key Employee Biographies ....................................................................................................................................37
Table 8: Biogen Idec Inc., Subsidi
				
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