SWOT Analysis of OWM<br />Strengths<br />Extensive experience of the promoters of OWM.<br />Many persons are working here for more than 50 yrs. <br />Strong dealer network and mutual relationship with them.<br />Certification from Wool Mark and ISO 9002.<br />OWM has its brand image and they can easily arrange the finance for the operations of the company.<br />
Weaknesses<br />OWM is dependent upon foreign producers for greasy wool. <br />Risks in relation to outsourcing of cotton segment of the Monte Carlo products.<br />Opportunity<br /><ul><li>Manufacturing of Kids garments.
Opening more number of Outlets</li></li></ul><li>Threats<br />Mushrooming and upcoming of small hosieries in Ludhiana.<br />Company is facing threat from the fake competitors like OswalWoollenMela etc. <br />It has to depend upon imported wool and the supply of raw material is affected by the climates of the supplier countries. <br />
Financial Statements<br />Financial statements are the outcome of summarizing process of accounting.<br />Statements are prepared as an end result of financial accounting and are major sources of financial information of an enterprise.<br /> Financial statements serve as the basis for decision making by the management as well as other outsiders who are interested in the affairs of the firm.<br />
Title- A Study on Financial Analysis of OswalWoollen Mills Ltd.<br /><ul><li> Objectives of Study
To analyze financial performance of the company.</li></li></ul><li><ul><li>..</li></ul>Research Methodology<br />Sources of Data <br /><ul><li> Primary Data - Consulting various personnel's in </li></ul> Finance Dept.<br /><ul><li> Secondary Data - Journals , Websites, Company’s Annual</li></ul> Report, CMA Data<br />Methodological Assumptions <br /><ul><li> For calculation of Debtors Turnover Ratio, all Sales</li></ul> are taken as Credit Sales.<br /><ul><li> For calculation of Creditors Turnover Ratio, all Purchases</li></ul> are taken as Credit Purchases<br />
Limitations of Study<br /><ul><li> Study was limited to the information provided</li></ul> by the officials.<br /><ul><li> Only 5 year data is taken for study.
Research is done based on only internal information</li></ul> available.<br /><ul><li> Analysis is only a mean not an end as it</li></ul> has been done on the basis of my own interpretation. <br />
Fund Flow Statement <br />It is a statement which shows the movement of funds <br />It indicates the various means by which funds were obtained during a particular period and the ways in which these funds were employed.<br />
Interpretation<br />This statement reveals that company’s policy is to purchase Fixed Assets from long term sources there by not affecting the working capital<br />Company has raised its current assets from long term sources which leads to improvement in liquidity position.<br /> So, we can say that the company is using its long term sources to finance both fixed and current assets. <br />