Note: Elite Landscaping's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Elite Landscaping's Income Statement (based on Industry Averages)
$ Millions (Industry Average)
Elite Landscaping Revenue (Sales)
Cost of Goods Sold
Salaries and wages
Other Operating Expenses
Total Operating Expenses
EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)
Trademark applications show the products and services that Elite Landscaping is developing and marketing.
Elite Landscaping's new tradmarks suggest it is investing in R&D and marketing, while expanding into new products or markets.
Trademarks may include brand names, product names, logos and slogans.
LAND OF ELITE SPACES FOR LIVING - BEYOND EXPECTATION Construction services, namely, concrete paving, site clearing, excavation, pad preparation, grading, and asphalt paving services; Swimming pool cleaning services; Swimming pool maintenance; Building construction and repair; Consulting services for the construction and installation of masonry walls and structures; Housing services, namely, development of real property, namely, repair, improvement, and new construction; Housing services, namely, repair, improvement, and construction of residential real property; Installation of home theatres and related structured wiring; Self-perform construction skilled trades, namely, concrete work, carpentry and selective demolition services
Determine whether Elite Landscaping grew or shrank during the last recession. This is useful in estimating the
financial strength and credit risk of the company.
Compare how recession-proof Elite Landscaping is relative to the industry overall.
While a new recession may strike a particular industry, measuring the
industry and company's robustness during the last recession estimates its ability to weather future recessions.
Market Share of Competition: Elite Landscaping vs. Largest Competitors
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as Elite Landscaping, even though they may not compete head-to-head.
These are the largest companies by revenue. However, they may not have the largest market share in this industry if they have diversified into other business lines.
The "Competition" section of a business plan or investment memorandum would start by analyzing the information about these companies.
Competitive advantage comes from offering better pricing or superior products/service.
These companies are similar in business line and location to Elite Landscaping.
While some companies compete with neighboring businesses for customers, other companies may compete to attract skilled employees.
These companies are in the same general field as Elite Landscaping and are rapidly expanding. Companies may grow organically or through acquisition. In some cases apparently high growth rates may be caused by data that weren't available in previous years.