Ford Motor Company (F) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Ford Motor Company (F) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

  • July 2017
  • 54 pages
  • GlobalData
Report ID: 341506
Ford Motor Company (F) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT 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 products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Highlights
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is an automobile and mobility company. It designs, manufactures, markets, finances and services automobiles. It offers a wide range of products such as cars, crossovers and SUVs, electric vehicles, trucks and vans, besides vehicle parts and accessories. It markets its products under brands such as Ford, Ford-Lincoln and Lincoln. Ford offers automotive financing services through Ford Motor Credit Company. It offers its products and services to retail customers, government entities, daily rental companies, and fleet customers. The company operates through a network of distribution centers and warehouses, research and development facilities, sales offices and manufacturing facilities in North America, South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Africa. Ford is headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, the US.

Ford Motor Company Key Recent Developments
Apr 24,2017: Ford Confirms First Fleets to Join the Transit Plug-In Hybrid Vans
Apr 06,2017: Ford Announces Ambitious China Electrification Strategy; Confirms Two New EVs for China, Broad Range by 2025
Dec 28,2016: Ford unveils its next gen self-driving car and adds 20 vehicles to its test fleet
Nov 29,2016: BMW Group, Daimler AG, Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen Group with Audi & Porsche Plan a Joint Venture for Ultra-Fast, High-Power Charging Along Major Highways in Europe
Feb 10,2016: Ford North American Headquarter Facilities Go Landfill-Free

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- Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company
Table of Contents 3
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 4
Section 1 - About the Company 5
Ford Motor Company - Key Facts 5
Ford Motor Company - Key Employees 6
Ford Motor Company - Key Employee Biographies 8
Ford Motor Company - Major Products and Services 9
Ford Motor Company - History 10
Ford Motor Company - Company Statement 23
Ford Motor Company - Locations And Subsidiaries 25
Head Office 25
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 25
Joint Venture 27
Section 2 – Company Analysis 29
Ford Motor Company - Business Description 29
Ford Motor Company - Corporate Strategy 30
Ford Motor Company - SWOT Analysis 31
SWOT Analysis - Overview 31
Ford Motor Company - Strengths 31
Ford Motor Company - Weaknesses 32
Ford Motor Company - Opportunities 33
Ford Motor Company - Threats 34
Ford Motor Company - Key Competitors 35
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 36
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 36
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 37
Performance Chart 40
Financial Performance 40
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 41
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 42
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 43
Apr 24, 2017: Ford Confirms First Fleets to Join the Transit Plug-In Hybrid Vans 43
Apr 06, 2017: Ford Announces Ambitious China Electrification Strategy; Confirms Two New EVs for China, Broad Range by 2025 44
Dec 28, 2016: Ford unveils its next gen self-driving car and adds 20 vehicles to its test fleet 46
Nov 29, 2016: BMW Group, Daimler AG, Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen Group with Audi & Porsche Plan a Joint Venture for Ultra-Fast, High-Power Charging Along Major Highways in Europe 47
Feb 10, 2016: Ford North American Headquarter Facilities Go Landfill-Free 48
Jan 18, 2016: Ford Motor & Henry Ford Health System Bringing Health Care to the Car 49
Section 5 – Appendix 50
Methodology 50
Ratio Definitions 50
About GlobalData 54
Contact Us 54
Disclaimer 54

List of Tables
Ford Motor Company, Key Facts 5
Ford Motor Company, Key Employees 6
Ford Motor Company, Key Employee Biographies 8
Ford Motor Company, Major Products and Services 9
Ford Motor Company, History 10
Ford Motor Company, Other Locations 25
Ford Motor Company, Subsidiaries 26
Ford Motor Company, Joint Venture 27
Ford Motor Company, Key Competitors 35
Ford Motor Company, Ratios based on current share price 36
Ford Motor Company, Annual Ratios 37
Ford Motor Company, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 38
Ford Motor Company, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 39
Ford Motor Company, Interim Ratios 41
Currency Codes 50
Capital Market Ratios 50
Equity Ratios 51
Profitability Ratios 51
Cost Ratios 52
Liquidity Ratios 52
Leverage Ratios 53
Efficiency Ratios 53

List of Figures
Ford Motor Company, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 40
Ford Motor Company, Ratio Charts 42

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