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The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (Scotts Miracle-Gro) is a marketer of consumer branded products for lawn, garden and home protection products. The company’s offerings include lawn care, gardening and landscape, controls, tree and shrub care residential and commercial lawn care, and pest control services. Scotts Miracle-Gro sells its products through leading home improvement retailers and mass merchandisers and other channels including independent hardware stores, hardware chain stores, nurseries, garden centers, greenhouses and food and drug stores. The company has regional offices and research facilities in the US and businesses in Europe, Canada, and Asia Pacific. Scotts Miracle-Gro is headquartered in Marysville, Ohio, the US.
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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 9 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Major Products and Services 11 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - History 13 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Company Statement 16 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Locations And Subsidiaries 18 Head Office 18 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 18 Section 2 - Company Analysis 20 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Business Description 20 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Corporate Strategy 21 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - SWOT Analysis 22 SWOT Analysis - Overview 22 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Strengths 22 Strength - Business Performance: Global Consumer Franchise 22 Strength - Established Presence in Consumer Lawn and Garden Products Market 22 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Weaknesses 23 Weakness - Exposure to Asbestos-Containing Products 23 Weakness - Declining Profitability 23 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Opportunities 24 Opportunity - Strategic Initiatives 24 Opportunity - Steady Rise in Fertilizer Consumption 24 Opportunity - Increasing Need: Improved Agricultural Production 24 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Threats 25 Threat - Dependence on Third Party Manufacturers 25 Threat - Fluctuating Commodity Costs 25 Threat - Stringent Regulations 25 Threat - Tough Competitive Market 25 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - 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 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Recent Deals Summary 33 Section 4 - Appendix 34 Methodology 34 Ratio Definitions 34 About GlobalData 38 Contact Us 38 Disclaimer 38
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 9 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Major Products and Services 11 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, History 13 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Subsidiaries 18 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Key Competitors 26 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Ratios based on current share price 27 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Annual Ratios 28 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Interim Ratios 31 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Recent Deals Summary 33 Currency Codes 34 Capital Market Ratios 34 Equity Ratios 35 Profitability Ratios 35 Cost Ratios 36 Liquidity Ratios 36 Leverage Ratios 37 Efficiency Ratios 37
List of Figures The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 30 The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Ratio Charts 32