Fidson Healthcare Plc (FIDSON) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Fidson Healthcare Plc (FIDSON) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
Juillet 2016
Type de Produit
Company report
Description du rapport

Fidson Healthcare Plc (FIDSON) - 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.

- Key manufacturing facilities – A list of key manufacturing facilities 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.


Fidson Healthcare Plc (Fidson) is a pharmaceutical company which manufactures and distributes healthcare products. The company offers prescription and over the counter (OTC) pharmaceutical products for various therapeutic categories namely antacid and ulcer care, anti-diabetic, anti-diarrhoea, anti-infectives, anti-malaria, cardio-vascular, cough, cold, catarrh, allergies, multivitamin-haemanitics, osteo-care, pain-relievers, and thrombo-prophalytic. The company provides over 200 different drug products and formulations. Some of its major products include antacid suspension classic, ctuxil, paracetamol, iprofloxacin, amino acid intravenous nutritional supplement, fluoxetine, and olanzapine. It markets products under brand names such as Gascol, Meprasil, Biosulin, Peflotab, Ciprotab, Cutenox, and Peflotab, among others. The company partners with Fidson Herbal and CESTRA Neutraceutical. Fidson is headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria.

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Table des matières

Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2

List of Tables 4

List of Figures 5

Section 1 - About the Company 6

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Key Facts 6

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Key Employees 7

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Key Employee Biographies 8

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Major Products and Services 9

Fidson Healthcare Plc - History 11

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Company Statement 12

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Locations And Subsidiaries 13

Head Office 13

Other Locations & Subsidiaries 13

Section 2 – Company Analysis 14

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Business Description 14

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Corporate Strategy 15

Fidson Healthcare Plc - SWOT Analysis 16

SWOT Analysis - Overview 16

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Strengths 16

Strength - Client and Supplier Base 16

Strength - Dominant Position in Nigeria 16

Strength - Cost Control Drives Profitability 16

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Weaknesses 17

Weakness - Increase in Credit Risk 17

Weakness - Decline in Revenue 17

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Opportunities 18

Opportunity - Growing Pharmaceutical Market in Nigeria 18

Opportunity - Expansion Initiatives 18

Opportunity - Strategic Partnerships 18

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Threats 19

Threat - Competition 19

Threat - Increased Scrutiny on Drug Imports 19

Threat - Increase in Counterfeit Products 19

Fidson Healthcare Plc - Key Competitors 20

Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 21

Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 21

Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 22

Performance Chart 24

Financial Performance 24

Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 25

Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 26

Section 4 – Company’s Lifesciences Financial Deals and Alliances 27

Fidson Healthcare Plc, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 27

Fidson Healthcare Plc, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 28

Fidson Healthcare Plc, Recent Deals Summary 29

Section 5 – Appendix 30

Methodology 30

Ratio Definitions 30

About GlobalData 34

Contact Us 34

Disclaimer 34

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