American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO) - 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.

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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.

Highlights

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO) is an apparel and accessories retailer. The company undertakes the design, marketing, and sale of clothing. The key offering of AEO includes menswear, women’s wear, kid’s wear, lingerie items, footwear, personal care products and accessories. AEO sells its product under three major brands, namely, American Eagle Outfitters and aerie by American Eagle. AEO’s online business AEO Direct, ships the company’s products across the world. The company also sells its merchandise online through various websites such as ae.com and aerie.com.

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Table Of Contents

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 3
List of Figures 3
Section 1 - About the Company 4
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Key Facts 4
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Key Employees 5
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 6
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Major Products and Services 7
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - History 8
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Company Statement 10
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 13
Head Office 13
Other Locations and Subsidiaries 13
Section 2 - Company Analysis 15
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Business Description 15
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 16
SWOT Analysis - Overview 16
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Strengths 16
Strength - Improvement in Profitability Indicators 16
Strength - Operational Network 16
Strength - Target Brand Offering 16
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Weaknesses 16
Weakness - Lack of Stable Sourcing Strategy 16
Weakness - Limited Liquidity Position 17
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Opportunities 17
Opportunity - Business Expansion 17
Opportunity - Growing Opportunities in E-Retailing 17
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Threats 17
Threat - Seasonal Nature of the Business 17
Threat - Competitive Market 18
Threat - Growing Counterfeit Products 18
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. - Key Competitors 19
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 20
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 20
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 20
Performance Chart 22
Financial Performance 22
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 24
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Recent Deals Summary 25
Section 4 - Appendix 26
Methodology 26
Ratio Definitions 26
About GlobalData 30
Contact Us 30
Disclaimer 30

List of Tables

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Key Facts 4
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Key Employees 5
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 6
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Major Products and Services 7
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., History 8
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Subsidiaries 13
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Key Competitors 19
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Ratios based on current share price 20
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Annual Ratios 20
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Interim Ratios 23
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Recent Deals Summary 25
Currency Codes 26
Capital Market Ratios 26
Equity Ratios 27
Profitability Ratios 27
Cost Ratios 28
Liquidity Ratios 28
Leverage Ratios 29
Efficiency Ratios 29

List of Figures

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Performance Chart (2009 - 2013) 22
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Ratio Charts 24

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