1. Market Research
  2. > All Companies
  3. > Ecopetrol S.A. (ECOPETROL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Ecopetrol S.A. (ECOPETROL) - 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.

Highlights

Ecopetrol S.A. (Ecopetrol) is a vertically integrated oil and gas company. The company explores for develops produces oil and gas, refines crude oil to produce petroleum products, and transports petroleum products. Ecopetrol owns and operates refineries that produce a wide range of refined products, such as gasoline, diesel, kerosene, liquefied petroleum gas, and petrochemicals, including paraffin waxes, lube base oils, aromatics, and asphalts, among others. It transports crude oil, motor fuels, fuel oil and other refined products including diesel and biofuels. The company has operational presence in Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Angola and the US Gulf Coast. It is majority owned by the Republic of Colombia. Ecopetrol is headquartered in Bogota, Colombia.

Ecopetrol S.A. Key Recent Developments

Feb 18, 2016: Ecopetrol Announces That It Will Apply For Voluntary Delisting From The Toronto Stock Exchange
Feb 16, 2016: Ecopetrol Announces New Savings Of COP$1.6 Trillion For 2016
Feb 09, 2016: Bomb Attacks Suspend Crude Flows Via Colombia's Cano Limon Pipeline: Ecopetrol
Jan 26, 2016: Ecopetrol: New Company Of The Ecopetrol To Handle Offshore Operations
Jan 02, 2016: PDVSA Announces Suspension Of The Start Of Gas Exports To Colombia

Key benefits of buying this profile include:

You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.
- The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.
- The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.
- Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.

Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies’ strategic, financial and operational performance.
- Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.
- Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company

Table Of Contents

Ecopetrol S.A. (ECOPETROL) - 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
Ecopetrol S.A. - Key Facts 6
Ecopetrol S.A. - Key Employees 7
Ecopetrol S.A. - Key Employee Biographies 8
Ecopetrol S.A. - Major Products and Services 9
Ecopetrol S.A. - Key Operational Summary 10
Ecopetrol S.A. - History 11
Ecopetrol S.A. - Locations And Subsidiaries 18
Head Office 18
Other Locations and Subsidiaries 18
Joint Venture 20
Section 2 - Company Analysis 21
Ecopetrol S.A. - Business Description 21
Business Description - Exploration and Production 21
Exploration and Production - Overview 21
Exploration and Production - Production 21
Exploration and Production - Financials 22
Business Description - Refining and Petrochemical 22
Refining and Petrochemical - Overview 22
Refining and Petrochemical - Production 22
Refining and Petrochemical - Financials 22
Business Description - Transportation and Logistics 22
Transportation and Logistics - Overview 22
Transportation and Logistics - Financials 23
Ecopetrol S.A. - Corporate Strategy 24
Ecopetrol S.A. - SWOT Analysis 25
SWOT Analysis - Overview 25
Ecopetrol S.A. - Strengths 25
Strength - Strong Reserve Replacement Ratio 25
Strength - Vertically Integrated Business Operations 25
Strength - Leading Oil and Gas Producer: Colombia 25
Ecopetrol S.A. - Weaknesses 26
Weakness - Increasing Costs 26
Ecopetrol S.A. - Opportunities 27
Opportunity - SCA Refining Industry 27
Opportunity - Increasing Demand for Petroleum Products 27
Opportunity - Refinery Expansion 27
Ecopetrol S.A. - Threats 28
Threat - Variation in Crude Slate Quality 28
Threat - Declining Oil Prices 28
Threat - Exploration Production and Development Risks 28
Ecopetrol S.A. - Key Competitors 29
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 30
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 30
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 31
Performance Chart 33
Financial Performance 33
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 34
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 35
Section 4 - Company's Oil and Gas, Power Financial Deals and Alliances 36
Ecopetrol S.A., Oil and Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 36
Ecopetrol S.A., Oil and Gas, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 37
Ecopetrol S.A., Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 38
Ecopetrol S.A., Power, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 39
Ecopetrol S.A., Recent Deals Summary 40
Section 5 - Company's Recent Developments 41
Feb 18, 2016: Ecopetrol Announces That It Will Apply For Voluntary Delisting From The Toronto Stock Exchange 41
Feb 16, 2016: Ecopetrol Announces New Savings Of COP$1.6 Trillion For 2016 42
Feb 09, 2016: Bomb Attacks Suspend Crude Flows Via Colombia's Cano Limon Pipeline: Ecopetrol 43
Jan 26, 2016: Ecopetrol: New Company Of The Ecopetrol To Handle Offshore Operations 44
Jan 02, 2016: PDVSA Announces Suspension Of The Start Of Gas Exports To Colombia 45
Dec 22, 2015: Ecopetrol Announces Designation Of The President's Alternates As Recorded In The Company's Business Registry 46
Dec 16, 2015: M. Holland Latinoamerica Enters Distribution Agreement With Esenttia 47
Dec 14, 2015: Ecopetrol Announces US$4.8 Billion Investment Plan For 2016 48
Nov 24, 2015: Ecopetrol Names New Executive Vice President And Corporate Internal Audit Director 49
Nov 23, 2015: Ecopetrol To Pursue Oil Exploration Activities At Four Blocks In Gulf Of Mexico 50
Section 6 - Appendix 51
Methodology 51
Ratio Definitions 51
About GlobalData 55
Contact Us 55
Disclaimer 55

List of Tables
Ecopetrol S.A., Key Facts 6
Ecopetrol S.A., Key Employees 7
Ecopetrol S.A., Key Employee Biographies 8
Ecopetrol S.A., Major Products and Services 9
Ecopetrol S.A., Key Operational Summary 10
Ecopetrol S.A., History 11
Ecopetrol S.A., Other Locations 18
Ecopetrol S.A., Subsidiaries 18
Ecopetrol S.A., Joint Venture 20
Ecopetrol S.A., Key Competitors 29
Ecopetrol S.A., Ratios based on current share price 30
Ecopetrol S.A., Annual Ratios 31
Ecopetrol S.A., Interim Ratios 34
Ecopetrol S.A., Oil and Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 36
Ecopetrol S.A., Oil and Gas, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 37
Ecopetrol S.A., Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 38
Ecopetrol S.A., Power, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 39
Ecopetrol S.A., Recent Deals Summary 40
Currency Codes 51
Units 51
Capital Market Ratios 51
Equity Ratios 52
Profitability Ratios 52
Cost Ratios 53
Liquidity Ratios 53
Leverage Ratios 54
Efficiency Ratios 54

List of Figures
Ecopetrol S.A., Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 33
Ecopetrol S.A., Ratio Charts 35
Ecopetrol S.A., Oil and Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 36
Ecopetrol S.A., Oil and Gas, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 37
Ecopetrol S.A., Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 38
Ecopetrol S.A., Power, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 39

View This Report »

Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 24 Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 10,000 trusted sources
24/7 Customer Support

Talk to Amrita

+1 718 303 2019

ref:plp2016

Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2016. All rights reserved.

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.