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Colas SA (RE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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Colas SA (RE)-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.


Colas SA (Colas), a subsidiary of Bouygues Group, is a construction contractor. It provides construction and maintenance services for transport infrastructure, urban development and recreational facilities. The company's business operations include construction and management of highways, roads, runways, industrial platforms, ports, reserved-lane public transport (tramways and bus lanes), logistics hubs, bike paths, motor racing circuits, recreational amenities, and environmental projects. It also provides civil engineering services and specializes in the production and recycling of construction materials. The company's specialized activities business includes railways, waterproofing, sales of refined products, road safety and signaling, and networks. It has market presence in several countries across Asia, Africa, Europe, South America and North America. Colas is headquartered in Boulogne-Billancourt, Ile-de-France, France.

Colas SA Key Recent Developments

Jun 29,2018: Colas appoints new chief executive

Feb 22,2018: Colas releases 2017 financial results

Jan 10,2018: Colas appoints former Kier infrastructure MD

Nov 16,2017: Colas announces revenue and results at end-September 2017

Aug 31,2017: Colas announces 2017 half-year results

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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

Colas SA-Key Facts 6

Colas SA-Key Employees 7

Colas SA-Key Operational Employees 8

Colas SA-Major Products and Services 9

Colas SA-History 10

Colas SA-Company Statement 13

Colas SA-Locations And Subsidiaries 14

Head Office 14

Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14

Section 2-Company Analysis 16

Company Overview 16

Colas SA-Business Description 17

Business Segment: Roads 17

Overview 17

Performance 17

Key Strategies 17

Key Stats 17

Business Segment: Specialized Activities 17

Overview 17

Performance 18

Key Strategies 18

Geographical Segment: Europe (Excluding France) 18

Target Markets 18

Performance 18

Geographical Segment: France 18

Performance 18

Geographical Segment: North America 18

Target Markets 18

Performance 18

Geographical Segment: Rest of the world 19

Target Markets 19

Performance 19

R&D Overview 19

Colas SA-Corporate Strategy 20

Colas SA-SWOT Analysis 21

SWOT Analysis-Overview 21

Colas SA-Strengths 21

Colas SA-Weaknesses 22

Colas SA-Opportunities 23

Colas SA-Threats 24

Colas SA-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

Nov 16, 2017: Colas announces revenue and results at end-September 2017 33

Aug 31, 2017: Colas announces 2017 half-year results 35

May 18, 2017: Colas announces Q1 2017 results 36

Feb 23, 2017: Colas announces 2016 financial results 37

Section 5-Appendix 39

Methodology 39

Ratio Definitions 39

About GlobalData 43

Contact Us 43

Disclaimer 43

List Of Figure

List of Figures

Colas SA, Performance Chart (2013-2017) 30

Colas SA, Ratio Charts 32

List Of Table

List of Tables

Colas SA, Key Facts 6

Colas SA, Key Employees 7

Colas SA, Key Operational Employees 8

Colas SA, Major Products and Services 9

Colas SA, History 10

Colas SA, Other Locations 14

Colas SA, Subsidiaries 14

Colas SA, Key Competitors 25

Colas SA, Ratios based on current share price 26

Colas SA, Annual Ratios 27

Colas SA, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 28

Colas SA, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 29

Colas SA, Interim Ratios 31

Currency Codes 39

Capital Market Ratios 39

Equity Ratios 40

Profitability Ratios 40

Cost Ratios 41

Liquidity Ratios 41

Leverage Ratios 42

Efficiency Ratios 42

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