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- 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.
KMG Chemicals, Inc. (KMG) is a specialty chemical company. It manufactures, formulates and distributes a range of specialty chemicals across the world. The company’s products include sulfuric, phosphoric, nitric, and hydrofluoric acids; ammonium hydroxide; penta and creosote. KMG operates through two segments, namely, Electronic Chemicals and Wood Treating Chemicals. Its pentachlorophenol and creosote products are used to extend the service life of utility poles, railroad crossties and construction timber. The company also provides high purity wet process chemicals to the semiconductor industry. It has operations in the US, Canada, Australia, Mexico, Italy, France, and Latin America. KMG is headquartered in Texas, the US.
The company’s growth strategy is to acquire and optimize stable chemical product lines and businesses with established production processes.
KMG Chemicals, Inc. Key Recent Developments
Oct 14, 2014: KMG Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2014 Financial Results Oct 13, 2014: KMG Announces Realignment of Hydrofluoric Acid Operations Oct 09, 2014: KMG Announces $150 Million Credit Facility Sep 03, 2014: KMG Declares Quarterly Dividend Jul 21, 2014: KMG Names James Gentilcore to Board of Directors
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Table Of Contents
KMG Chemicals, Inc. (KMG) - 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 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Key Facts 6 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Key Employees 7 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Major Products and Services 9 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - History 10 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Company Statement 12 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 14 Head Office 14 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 14 Section 2 - Company Analysis 15 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Business Description 15 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Corporate Strategy 16 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 17 SWOT Analysis - Overview 17 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Strengths 17 Strength - Broad Product Portfolio 17 Strength - Wide Network of Operations 17 Strength - Market Position 17 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Weaknesses 18 Weakness - Dependence on Limited Suppliers 18 Weakness - Operational Inefficiency 18 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Opportunities 19 Opportunity - Focus on Railroad Industry 19 Opportunity - Market Outlook: Semiconductors 19 Opportunity - Positive Outlook for the US Chemical Industry 19 Opportunity - Growth Opportunities in Emerging Markets 19 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Threats 20 Threat - Challenge of Environmental Regulations 20 Threat - Competitive Environment 20 Threat - Increase in Raw Material Prices 20 KMG Chemicals, Inc. - Key Competitors 21 Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 22 Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 22 Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 23 Performance Chart 25 Financial Performance 25 Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 26 Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 27 Section 4 - Company's Recent Developments 28 Oct 14, 2014: KMG Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2014 Financial Results 28 Oct 13, 2014: KMG Announces Realignment of Hydrofluoric Acid Operations 30 Oct 09, 2014: KMG Announces $150 Million Credit Facility 31 Sep 03, 2014: KMG Declares Quarterly Dividend 32 Jul 21, 2014: KMG Names James Gentilcore to Board of Directors 33 Jun 06, 2014: KMG Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 34 May 22, 2014: KMG Declares Quarterly Dividend 35 Mar 12, 2014: KMG Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 36 Feb 26, 2014: KMG Declares Quarterly Dividend 37 Feb 03, 2014: KMG Names Marcelino Rodriguez Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer 38 Section 5 - Appendix 39 Methodology 39 Ratio Definitions 39 About GlobalData 43 Contact Us 43 Disclaimer 43