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Service Corporation International (SCI) is one of the leading providers of deathcare products and services in North America. It offers funeral and cemetery products and services, and cemetery property on a need and pre-need basis. The company provides professional services related to funerals and cremations such as preparation and embalming services; funeral facilities; motor vehicles; related merchandise such as caskets, burial vaults, memorial products, flowers; and other ancillary products and services. It offers its services under the brand names, Dignity Memorial, Dignity Planning, National Cremation Society, Advantage, Funeraria Del Angel, Making Everlasting Memories and Neptune Society/Trident Society. As of December 2013, the company operated a network of 1,644 funeral service locations and 514 cemeteries which include 283 combination locations across 43 states in the US, the District of Columbia, eight provinces in Canada, 12 funeral homes in Germany, and Puerto Rico. SCI is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US.
As a part of its growth strategy, the company acquired Stewart Enterprises to expand its footprint in funeral and cemetery industry in North America.
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Table Of Contents
Service Corporation International (SCI) - 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 Service Corporation International - Key Facts 6 Service Corporation International - Key Employees 7 Service Corporation International - Key Employee Biographies 8 Service Corporation International - Major Products and Services 9 Service Corporation International - History 10 Service Corporation International - Company Statement 12 Service Corporation International - Locations And Subsidiaries 17 Head Office 17 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 17 Section 2 - Company Analysis 19 Service Corporation International - Business Description 19 Service Corporation International - Corporate Strategy 20 Service Corporation International - SWOT Analysis 21 SWOT Analysis - Overview 21 Service Corporation International - Strengths 21 Strength - Alliances and Partnerships 21 Strength - Strong Network Size 21 Strength - Wide Offerings 21 Service Corporation International - Weaknesses 22 Weakness - Limited Geographic Presence 22 Weakness - Limited Liquidity Position 22 Service Corporation International - Opportunities 23 Opportunity - Rising Demand for Cremation 23 Opportunity - Strategic Acquisitions 23 Opportunity - Target Market Expansion Initiatives 23 Service Corporation International - Threats 24 Threat - Intense Competition 24 Threat - Stringent Regulations 24 Threat - Improvements in the Healthcare Industry 24 Service Corporation International - Key Competitors 25 Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 26 Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 26 Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 27 Performance Chart 29 Financial Performance 29 Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 30 Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 31 Section 4 - Appendix 32 Methodology 32 Ratio Definitions 32 About GlobalData 36 Contact Us 36 Disclaimer 36
List of Tables Service Corporation International, Key Facts 6 Service Corporation International, Key Employees 7 Service Corporation International, Key Employee Biographies 8 Service Corporation International, Major Products and Services 9 Service Corporation International, History 10 Service Corporation International, Subsidiaries 17 Service Corporation International, Key Competitors 25 Service Corporation International, Ratios based on current share price 26 Service Corporation International, Annual Ratios 27 Service Corporation International, Interim Ratios 30 Currency Codes 32 Capital Market Ratios 32 Equity Ratios 33 Profitability Ratios 33 Cost Ratios 34 Liquidity Ratios 34 Leverage Ratios 35 Efficiency Ratios 35
List of Figures Service Corporation International, Performance Chart (2009 - 2013) 29 Service Corporation International, Ratio Charts 31