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Ashland Inc (ASH) SWOT Analysis and Forecast

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 3:36
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HTF Market Intelligence released a new research report of 55 pages on title ‘Ashland Inc (ASH) – Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review’  with detailed analysis, forecast and strategies.

 

Summary

Ashland Inc (ASH) – 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

Ashland Inc (Ashland) is a specialty chemical manufacturing company. It is also into chemical distribution. It is one of the top players in cellulose ethers, vinyl pyrrolidones and biofunctionals. The product line comprises biocides, flocculants, converting additives, corrosion inhibitors, composite polymers, dispersants, cleaners, coagulants, defoamers, specialty resins, adhesives, lubricants and coatings. It offers products to diverse industries such as transportation, water and wastewater treatment, pulp and paper, oil and gas, personal care, construction and energy. Ashland markets its products under several brands including Valvoline, Eagle One, Car Brite, Zerex and Flexbon. The company has presence across all the major markets of the world. Ashland is headquartered in Covington, Kentucky, the US.

 

Ashland Inc Key Recent Developments

Nov 08, 2016: Ashland Reports Preliminary Financial Results Attributable To Ashland For Fourth Quarter Of Fiscal 2016

Oct 25, 2016: Ashland opens world-class pharmaceutical excipient production facility in Nanjing, China

Jul 27, 2016: Ashland Reports Preliminary Financial Results For Third Quarter Of Fiscal 2016

Jul 20, 2016: Ashland Appoints William G. Dempsey To Board Of Directors

Jun 24, 2016: Ashland Enlists Distribution Expert HORN To Support Oil And Gas Market

 

Key benefits of buying this profile include:

You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.

- The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

 

Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.

- The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

 

Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.

- Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.

 

Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies’ strategic, financial and operational performance.

- Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

 

Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.

- 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

 

Make an enquiry before buying this Report @ https://www.htfmarketreport.com/enquiry-before-buy/268367-ashland-inc

 

Table of Contents 

Table of Contents  2

List of Tables  4

List of Figures  5

Section 1 – About the Company  6

Ashland Inc – Key Facts  6

Ashland Inc – Key Employees  7

Ashland Inc – Key Employee Biographies  8

Ashland Inc – Major Products and Services  9

Ashland Inc – History  10

Ashland Inc – Company Statement  16

Ashland Inc – Locations And Subsidiaries  18

Head Office  18

Other Locations & Subsidiaries  18

Affiliate  19

Business Unit  19

Section 2 – Company Analysis  20

Ashland Inc – Business Description  20

Ashland Inc – Corporate Strategy  21

Ashland Inc – SWOT Analysis  22

SWOT Analysis – Overview  22

Ashland Inc – Strengths  22

Ashland Inc – Weaknesses  23

Ashland Inc – Opportunities  24

Ashland Inc – Threats  25

Ashland Inc – Key Competitors  26

Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios  27

Financial Ratios – Capital Market Ratios  27

Financial Ratios – Annual Ratios  28

Performance Chart  30

Financial Performance  30

Financial Ratios – Interim Ratios  31

Financial Ratios – Ratio Charts  32

Section 4 – Company’s, Lifesciences Financial Deals and Alliances  33

Ashland Inc, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017  33

Ashland Inc, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017  34

Ashland Inc, Recent Deals Summary  35

Section 5 – Company’s Recent Developments  36

Nov 08, 2016: Ashland Reports Preliminary Financial Results Attributable To Ashland For Fourth Quarter Of Fiscal 2016  36

Jul 27, 2016: Ashland Reports Preliminary Financial Results For Third Quarter Of Fiscal 2016  39

Jul 20, 2016: Ashland Appoints William G. Dempsey To Board Of Directors  42

Jun 24, 2016: Ashland Enlists Distribution Expert HORN To Support Oil And Gas Market  43

Apr 26, 2016: Ashland Reports Preliminary Financial Results For Second Quarter Of Fiscal 2016  44

Feb 11, 2016: Ashland’s manufacturing plant in Calvert City, Kentucky, is first U. S. excipient facility to receive EXCiPACT certification  47

Jan 25, 2016: Ashland Reports Preliminary Financial Results For First Quarter Of fiscal 2016  48

Section 6 – Appendix  51

Methodology  51

Ratio Definitions  51

About GlobalData  55

Contact Us  55

Disclaimer  55List of Tables 

Ashland Inc, Key Facts  6

Ashland Inc, Key Employees  7

Ashland Inc, Key Employee Biographies  8

Ashland Inc, Major Products and Services  9

Ashland Inc, History  10

Ashland Inc, Other Locations  18

Ashland Inc, Subsidiaries  18

Ashland Inc, Affiliate  19

Ashland Inc, Business Unit  19

Ashland Inc, Key Competitors  26

Ashland Inc, Ratios based on current share price  27

Ashland Inc, Annual Ratios  28

Ashland Inc (Cont…1), Annual Ratios  29

Ashland Inc, Interim Ratios  31

Ashland Inc, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017  33

Ashland Inc, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017  34

Ashland Inc, Recent Deals Summary  35

Currency Codes  51

Capital Market Ratios  51

Equity Ratios  52

Profitability Ratios  52

Cost Ratios  53

Liquidity Ratios  53

Leverage Ratios  53

Efficiency Ratios  54List of Figures 

Ashland Inc, Performance Chart (2012 – 2016)  30

Ashland Inc, Ratio Charts  32

Ashland Inc, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017  33

Ashland Inc, Petrochemicals, Deals by Type, 2011 to YTD 2017  34

 

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