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SIG Plc (SHI) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

  • September 2015
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  • Global Data
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  • 33 pages

SIG Plc (SHI) - 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.


SIG Plc (SIG) is a distributor of construction products in the new build and repairs, maintenance and improvement markets across Europe. It offers products and services in the core markets of Insulation and Energy Management, Exteriors and Interiors. SIG supplies products and supplies through trading sites across the UK and Ireland and Mainland Europe. The company caters to new and repairs, maintenance and improvement construction markets, non-residential and residential customers in the UK, France, Germany and Austria, Benelux, Poland and Ireland. SIG is headquartered in Sheffield, England, the UK.

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Table Of Contents

SIG Plc (SHI) - 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
SIG Plc - Key Facts 6
SIG Plc - Key Employees 7
SIG Plc - Key Employee Biographies 8
SIG Plc - Major Products and Services 9
SIG Plc - History 11
SIG Plc - Company Statement 13
SIG Plc - Locations And Subsidiaries 14
Head Office 14
Other Locations and Subsidiaries 14
Section 2 - Company Analysis 16
SIG Plc - Business Description 16
SIG Plc - Corporate Strategy 17
SIG Plc - SWOT Analysis 18
SWOT Analysis - Overview 18
SIG Plc - Strengths 18
Strength - Extensive range of Product Offerings 18
Strength - Strong Foothold: Building and Construction Industry 18
Strength - Strong Operating Performance 18
SIG Plc - Weaknesses 19
Weakness - Rising Debt Burden 19
Weakness - Declining Working Capital 19
SIG Plc - Opportunities 20
Opportunity - Growth Prospects: Middle East 20
Opportunity - New Branch Openings and Infill Acquisitions and Divestitures 20
Opportunity - Sustainable Construction Market 20
SIG Plc - Threats 21
Threat - Competition 21
Threat - Highly Regulated Environment 21
Threat - Lowered Construction Spending in Western Europe 21
SIG Plc - 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
Section 4 - Appendix 29
Methodology 29
Ratio Definitions 29
About GlobalData 33
Contact Us 33
Disclaimer 33

List of Tables
SIG Plc, Key Facts 6
SIG Plc, Key Employees 7
SIG Plc, Key Employee Biographies 8
SIG Plc, Major Products and Services 9
SIG Plc, History 11
SIG Plc, Other Locations 14
SIG Plc, Subsidiaries 14
SIG Plc, Key Competitors 22
SIG Plc, Ratios based on current share price 23
SIG Plc, Annual Ratios 24
SIG Plc, Interim Ratios 27
Currency Codes 29
Capital Market Ratios 29
Equity Ratios 30
Profitability Ratios 30
Cost Ratios 31
Liquidity Ratios 31
Leverage Ratios 32
Efficiency Ratios 32

List of Figures
SIG Plc, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 26
SIG Plc, Ratio Charts 28

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