Note: Lehigh Valley Hospital's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Lehigh Valley Hospital's Income Statement (based on Industry Averages)
$ Millions (Industry Average)
Lehigh Valley Hospital 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 Lehigh Valley Hospital is developing and marketing.
Lehigh Valley Hospital'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.
LEHIGH VALLEY INSTITUTE FOR SURGICAL EXCELLENCE Health care services, namely, surgery; Hospital services
YOUR HEALTH DESERVES A PARTNER hospital and health care services
LEHIGH VALLEY CANCER INSTITUTE Health care services for treating cancer; Hospital services
Determine whether Lehigh Valley Hospital 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 Lehigh Valley Hospital is relative to the industry overall.
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industry and company's robustness during the last recession estimates its ability to weather future recessions.
Market Share of Lehigh Valley Hospital's Largest Competitors
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as Lehigh Valley Hospital, 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 Lehigh Valley Hospital.
While some companies compete with neighboring businesses for customers, other companies may compete to attract skilled employees.
Future Competition: Lehigh Valley Hospital's Fastest Growing Competitors
These companies are in the same general field as Lehigh Valley Hospital 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.