◆英語タイトル：Kadant Inc. (KAI) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
Kadant Inc. (KAI) – 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.
Kadant Inc. (Kadant) is a global supplier of equipment used in papermaking and paper recycling industries. The company also provides granules made from papermaking byproducts. It offers wide range of products that include stock-preparation systems, fluid-handling systems, and doctoring, cleaning and filtration systems. Kadant also offers biodegradable, absorbent granules derived from pulp fiber. The company offers its products to various industries that include chemicals, construction, machine tools, food and beverages, oil and gas, paper, textiles, forest products, and rubber and plastics. The company has manufacturing plants in several countries and research and development facilities in Europe and the US. It operates in Americas, Europe and Asia. Kadant is headquartered in Westford, Massachusetts, the US.
Kadant Inc. Key Recent Developments
Jul 30,2018: Kadant reports 2018 second quarter results
Aug 01,2017: Kadant reports lower Q2 net income, provides annual outlook
Feb 23,2017: Kadant Q4 net income down
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 3
List of Tables 5
List of Figures 5
Section 1 – About the Company 6
Kadant Inc. – Key Facts 6
Kadant Inc. – Key Employees 7
Kadant Inc. – Key Employee Biographies 8
Kadant Inc. – Major Products and Services 10
Kadant Inc. – History 12
Kadant Inc. – Company Statement 14
Kadant Inc. – Locations And Subsidiaries 15
Head Office 15
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 15
Section 2 – Company Analysis 17
Company Overview 17
Kadant Inc. – Business Description 18
Business Segment: Wood Processing Systems 18
Business Segment: Fiber-based Products 18
Business Segment: Papermaking Systems 18
Geographical Segment: Canada 18
Geographical Segment: China 19
Geographical Segment: Germany 19
Geographical Segment: Other 19
Geographical Segment: United States 19
R&D Overview 19
Kadant Inc. – Corporate Strategy 20
Kadant Inc. – SWOT Analysis 21
SWOT Analysis – Overview 21
Kadant Inc. – Strengths 21
Kadant Inc. – Weaknesses 22
Kadant Inc. – Opportunities 23
Kadant Inc. – Threats 24
Kadant Inc. – Key Competitors 25
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 26
Financial Ratios – Capital Market Ratios 26
Financial Ratios – Annual Ratios 27
Performance Chart 30
Financial Performance 30
Financial Ratios – Interim Ratios 31
Financial Ratios – Ratio Charts 32
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 33
Jul 30, 2018: Kadant reports 2018 second quarter results 33
Aug 01, 2017: Kadant reports lower Q2 net income, provides annual outlook 34
Feb 23, 2017: Kadant Q4 net income down 35
Section 5 – Appendix 36
Ratio Definitions 36
About GlobalData 40
Contact Us 40
List of Tables
Kadant Inc., Key Facts 6
Kadant Inc., Key Employees 7
Kadant Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8
Kadant Inc., Major Products and Services 10
Kadant Inc., History 12
Kadant Inc., Other Locations 15
Kadant Inc., Subsidiaries 15
Kadant Inc., Key Competitors 25
Kadant Inc., Ratios based on current share price 26
Kadant Inc., Annual Ratios 27
Kadant Inc., Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 28
Kadant Inc., Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 29
Kadant Inc., Interim Ratios 31
Currency Codes 36
Capital Market Ratios 36
Equity Ratios 37
Profitability Ratios 37
Cost Ratios 38
Liquidity Ratios 38
Leverage Ratios 39
Efficiency Ratios 39
List of Figures
Kadant Inc., Performance Chart (2013 - 2017) 30
Kadant Inc., Ratio Charts 32