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- Who is the player?
Established by Hisashige Tanaka in 1875, Toshiba is an industrial conglomerate with operations in advanced electronics, electrical and ICT markets. In recent years, Toshiba has pulled out from particular sectors (TVs, home appliances, medical equipment) or significantly narrowed its presence in industries such as PCs (now focusing on the B2B channel) in a move to streamline its operations and reinforce its core businesses. [...]
- What are the player's strategies?
Toshiba is seeking to rise from the ashes after admitting to accounting errors going back to 2008, and recent massive losses (nearly €12bn over two years) associated with the ongoing construction of two nuclear power plant projects in the US (at the Vogtle and Summer facilities) managed by its subsidiary Westinghouse. Toshiba's 2006 acquisition of Westinghouse was hailed as a key step for future growth in the nuclear business. […]
- What are the player's strengths and weaknesses?
- What is the player's financial position?
The financial indicators included in the report include: Consolidated net revenues, Consolidated operating income and margin, Consolidated net profit and margin, R&D spending and ratio, Sales by segment, Sales performance by segment, Sales by region, Sales performance by region, Profitability ratios, Liquidity ratios, Solvency ratios and Free cash flow and capital expenditure.