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Highlights

Bayer AG (Bayer) is a global healthcare company. It is an investment holding company for its group companies, namely, Bayer HealthCare, Bayer CropScience, Bayer MaterialScience, Bayer Business Services, Bayer Technology Services and Currenta. It focuses on the development, production and commercialization of healthcare products, nutritional supplements and specialty materials. The product portfolio of the company comprises animal health products, consumer care products, medical care products, pharmaceuticals, fungicides, insecticides, herbicides, polyurethanes, polycarbonates, coatings, adhesives and specialties. It caters to pharmaceutical, agricultural and polymer industries. The company also offers information technology (IT) and business services such as IT infrastructure and application, procurement and logistics, process development, plant engineering and construction, utility supply and waste management infrastructure services. It operates through a network of subsidiaries in Asia-Pacific, Europe, the US, and other markets such as Latin America, Africa and the Middle East. Bayer is headquartered in Leverkusen, Germany.

Bayer AG Key Recent Developments

Jun 19, 2015: Bayer Plans To Invest €4 Billion In R&D In 2015
Jun 18, 2015: One-Year Outcomes Data on Stroke Prevention in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Atrial Fibrillation (AF) to Be Presented at ISTH 2015
Jun 15, 2015: Bayer to Present Latest Advances in Hemophilia Research at the ISTH 2015 Annual Congress in Toronto
May 27, 2015: Bayer has outstanding perspectives as a pure Life Science company
Apr 30, 2015: Strong start to the year for Bayer

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Table Of Contents

Bayer AG (BAYN) - 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
Bayer AG - Key Facts 6
Bayer AG - Key Employees 7
Bayer AG - Key Employee Biographies 10
Bayer AG - Major Products and Services 11
Bayer AG - Pharmaceutical Pipeline Products Data 14
Bayer AG, Pipeline Products by Therapy Area 14
Bayer AG, Pipeline Products by Development Phase 15
Bayer AG - History 23
Bayer AG - Company Statement 36
Bayer AG - Locations And Subsidiaries 38
Head Office 38
Other Locations and Subsidiaries 38
Joint Venture 48
Section 2 - Company Analysis 49
Bayer AG - Business Description 49
Bayer AG - Corporate Strategy 51
Bayer AG - SWOT Analysis 52
SWOT Analysis - Overview 52
Bayer AG - Strengths 52
Strength - Lead Segment - HealthCare Products 52
Strength - Strong In-house Research Expertise 52
Strength - Best-Selling Pharmaceuticals Products 53
Bayer AG - Weaknesses 54
Weakness - Product Side Effects 54
Bayer AG - Opportunities 55
Opportunity - Strategic Acquisitions 55
Opportunity - Strategic Expansion Initiatives 55
Bayer AG - Threats 56
Threat - Growing Parallel Trade 56
Threat - Government Regulations 56
Threat - Increasing Competitive Pressures 56
Bayer AG - Key Competitors 57
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 58
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 58
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 59
Performance Chart 61
Financial Performance 61
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 62
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 63
Section 4 - Company's Lifesciences, Power Financial Deals and Alliances 64
Bayer AG, Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 64
Bayer AG, Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 65
Bayer AG, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 66
Bayer AG, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 67
Bayer AG, Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 68
Bayer AG, Power, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 69
Bayer AG, Recent Deals Summary 70
Section 5 - Company's Recent Developments 71
Jun 19, 2015: Bayer Plans To Invest €4 Billion In RandD In 2015 71
Jun 18, 2015: One-Year Outcomes Data on Stroke Prevention in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Atrial Fibrillation (AF) to Be Presented at ISTH 2015 72
Jun 15, 2015: Bayer to Present Latest Advances in Hemophilia Research at the ISTH 2015 Annual Congress in Toronto 73
May 27, 2015: Bayer has outstanding perspectives as a pure Life Science company 75
Apr 30, 2015: Strong start to the year for Bayer 77
Mar 11, 2015: Bayer aspires to significantly expand Life Science businesses 80
Feb 26, 2015: Bayer: strong business momentum continues and portfolio transformation underway 81
Feb 25, 2015: Dr. Richard Pott to be Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Bayer MaterialScience 84
Feb 25, 2015: Bayer proposes increased dividend for 2014 of EUR 2.25 per share 85
Feb 25, 2015: Bayer Thrombosis Research Award 2015 goes to Dr. Markus Bender 86
Section 6 - Appendix 88
Methodology 88
Ratio Definitions 88
About GlobalData 92
Contact Us 92
Disclaimer 92

List of Tables
Bayer AG, Key Facts 6
Bayer AG, Key Employees 7
Bayer AG, Key Employee Biographies 10
Bayer AG, Major Products and Services 11
Bayer AG, Number of Pipeline Products by Therapy Area 14
Bayer AG, Number of Pipeline Products by Development Stage 15
Bayer AG, Pipeline Products By Therapy Area and Development Phase 16
Bayer AG, History 23
Bayer AG, Subsidiaries 38
Bayer AG, Joint Venture 48
Bayer AG, Key Competitors 57
Bayer AG, Ratios based on current share price 58
Bayer AG, Annual Ratios 59
Bayer AG, Interim Ratios 62
Bayer AG, Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 64
Bayer AG, Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 65
Bayer AG, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 66
Bayer AG, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 67
Bayer AG, Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 68
Bayer AG, Power, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 69
Bayer AG, Recent Deals Summary 70
Currency Codes 88
Units 88
Capital Market Ratios 88
Equity Ratios 89
Profitability Ratios 89
Cost Ratios 90
Liquidity Ratios 90
Leverage Ratios 91
Efficiency Ratios 91

List of Figures
Bayer AG, Pipeline Products by Therapy Area 14
Bayer AG, Pipeline Products by Development Phase 15
Bayer AG, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 61
Bayer AG, Ratio Charts 63
Bayer AG, Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 64
Bayer AG, Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 65
Bayer AG, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 66
Bayer AG, Petrochemicals, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 67
Bayer AG, Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 68
Bayer AG, Power, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 69

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