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The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (SMG) is a marketer of branded consumer products for lawn and garden care. The company produces fertilizers, plant foods, soils and mulches, pest controls, grass seed and bird food. SMG markets its products to home centers, mass merchandisers, independent hardware stores, large hardware chain stores, warehouse clubs, garden centers, nurseries, greenhouses, and food and drug stores. It conducts business through two reportable segments, namely, Global Consumer and Scotts LawnService. Geographically, the company operates across North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. SMG is headquartered in Marysville, Ohio, the US.
The company intends to invest in the Jackson community. To this end, the company announced its plans to expand operations at facility in Jackson, Georgia.
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Table Of Contents
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (SMG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review Table of Contents Table of Contents 2 List of Tables 4 List of Figures 5 Section 1 - About the Company 6 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Key Facts 6 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Key Employees 7 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Key Employee Biographies 8 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Major Products and Services 9 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - History 11 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Company Statement 13 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Locations And Subsidiaries 14 Head Office 14 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 14 Section 2 - Company Analysis 16 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Business Description 16 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Corporate Strategy 17 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - SWOT Analysis 18 SWOT Analysis - Overview 18 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Strengths 18 Strength - Wide Product Line 18 Strength - Top-Line Growth 18 Strength - Strong Market Position 18 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Weaknesses 19 Weakness - Dependence on Third Party Manufacturers 19 Weakness - Legal Proceedings 19 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Opportunities 20 Opportunity - Key Initiatives 20 Opportunity - Strategic Acquisitions 20 Opportunity - Steady Rise in Fertilizer Consumption 20 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Threats 21 Threat - Fluctuating Commodity Costs 21 Threat - Stringent Regulations 21 Threat - Tough Competitive Market 21 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Key Competitors 22 Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 23 Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 23 Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 24 Performance Chart 26 Financial Performance 26 Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 27 Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 28 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Recent Deals Summary 29 Section 4 - Appendix 30 Methodology 30 Ratio Definitions 30 About GlobalData 34 Contact Us 34 Disclaimer 34
List of Tables The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Key Facts 6 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Key Employees 7 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Key Employee Biographies 8 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Major Products and Services 9 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, History 11 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Subsidiaries 14 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Key Competitors 22 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Ratios based on current share price 23 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Annual Ratios 24 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Interim Ratios 27 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Recent Deals Summary 29 Currency Codes 30 Capital Market Ratios 30 Equity Ratios 31 Profitability Ratios 31 Cost Ratios 32 Liquidity Ratios 32 Leverage Ratios 33 Efficiency Ratios 33
List of Figures The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 26 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Ratio Charts 28