Business Analysis of DXC Technology

 Analyze Historical Performance, Strategic Priorities, And Business Improvement Opportunities of DXC Technology

DXC TECHNOLOGY

Business Overview

DXC Technology Company provides digital information technology (IT) services and solutions. The Company provides a range of services, including analytics, applications, business process, cloud and workload, consulting, enterprise and cloud applications, security, and workplace and mobility. The Company offers a portfolio of analytics services, to provide insights and accelerate users’ digital transformation. Its analytics services and solutions include Data Discovery Experience, Data Workload Optimization and Managed Business Intelligence Services. The Company addresses analytic solution needs to run the business, including customer analytic services, warranty analytics, predictive maintenance analytics, social intelligence analytics, healthcare analytics, insurance analytics, data pipeline and operations, banking analytics, airline analytics and operational analytics.

DXC Technology

DXC Technology


R&P Rank: 153
Sector: Technology
Industry:IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services
H.Q Location:Virginia
Website: www.dxc.technology
Company Address:
1775 TYSONS BOULEVARD, TYSONS, VIRGINIA-22102
Ph:703-245-9700

Business Analysis of DXC Technology

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Here is the performance snapshot of DXC Technology with an interactive chart.

  1. Revenue Growth: DXC Technology reported a revenue growth of -4.8% year-on-year during 2016. IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services Industry grew at -0.6% in the same period
  2. COGS share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, DXC Technology spent 85.8% of its total revenues on COGS. IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry average (COGS share of revenue) in the same period was 65.9%
  3. R&D share of Revenues: DXC Technology R&D share of Revenues details are not available because either company does not share the data or we do not have it
  4. SG&A share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, DXC Technology spent 9.1% of its total revenues on Sales, Marketing, and General Administration (SG&A). IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry average SG&A spending in the same period was 19.0%
  5. Inventory share of Revenues: DXC Technology Inventory share of Revenues details are not available because either company does not share the data or we do not have it
  6. Accounts Payable share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, DXC Technology invested 5.2% of its total revenues on Accounts Payable (A/P) IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry average Accounts Payable investment in the same period was 7.9%
  7. Accounts Receivable share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, DXC Technology invested 19.0% of its total revenues on Accounts Receivable (A/R). IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry average Accounts Receivable investment in the same period was 33.6%
  8. PP&E share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, DXC Technology invested 21.7% of its total revenues on Property, Plants, and Equipments (PP&E). IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry average PPE investment in the same period was 11.5%
  9. Intangibles share of Revenues: DXC Technology Intangibles share of Revenues details are not available because either company does not share the data or we do not have it
  10. Net Margins: DXC Technology Net Margins in the year 2016 were -3.7%. IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry average Net Margins in the same period were 8.5%

Sector and Industry Association of DXC Technology

For the purpose of performance benchmarking of a company with a sector or industry average, R&P Research associates every company with one sector and one industry. An industry consists of companies with related/similar business models. A sector comprises of a group of related/similar industries.

DXC Technology is associated with Technology Sector and IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services Industry.

Technology sector is comprised of the following industries: Computers Systems and Peripherals; Software; Semiconductor; IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services; Networking Equipment and Services; Internet; Other. The definitions for each of the industries is as follows:

  • Computers Systems and Peripherals industry includes companies primarily engaged in manufacturing of personal computers, servers, mainframes, workstations, and other computer accessories and peripherals such as storage drives, mice, keyboards and printers. It also includes manufacturers of mobile phones and tablets.
  • Software industry includes businesses providing software products such as operating systems, productivity suites, enterprise software, data and analysis software, advertising and marketing software, engineering and manufacturing software, networking software, and IT management software. It also includes companies providing industry-specific software focused on different sectors such as Financials, Automotive, Telecom, Utilities, Travel, Real Estate, Media, and Publishing.
  • Semiconductor industry includes companies primarily engaged in manufacturing and distribution of semiconductor products such as microprocessors, chipsets, motherboards, flash memory, and wired and wireless connectivity products. It also includes companies that provide semiconductor equipment and services to the semiconductor industry.
  • IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry includes companies primarily engaged in providing information technology consulting and outsourcing services to other businesses. The services include IT consulting, systems integration, application development and management, IT infrastructure management, and network operations management.
  • Networking Equipment and Services industry includes companies primarily engaged in manufacturing and distribution of networking and communications equipment for transporting data, voice, and video traffic across intranets, extranets, and the Internet. The key products include routers and switches for local and wide-area networks, cable modems, teleconferencing equipment, and wireless access points.
  • Internet industry includes Internet-based businesses providing products and services such as search engines, social networking, web hosting, email, domain name registration, and eCommerce. It also includes industry information/services portals focused on different sectors such as Financials, Automotive, Travel, Health, Real Estate, Media, and Publishing.
  • Other industry includes companies providing products such as photocopiers, fax machines, point of sale machines, audio/video technologies, and video games. It also includes technology companies that are not part of other six technology industries.

Industry Ranking of DXC Technology

With $18.1 billion revenues, DXC Technology ranked number 4 of all the companies in the US IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry. There were a total of 28 public companies in the US IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry that had revenues greater than $50 million during 2016.

The top-10 companies in the US IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry by revenues during 2016 were:

  1. IBM ($79.9 billion)
  2. Hewlett Packard Enterprise ($50.1 billion)
  3. Accenture ($34.8 billion)
  4. DXC Technology ($18.1 billion)
  5. Cognizant ($13.5 billion)
  6. Automatic Data Processing ($11.7 billion)
  7. Leidos ($7 billion)
  8. NCR ($6.5 billion)
  9. Conduent ($6.4 billion)
  10. Insight Enterprises ($5.5 billion)

Business Model Analysis (BMA) Framework

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Revenues Analysis

DXC Technology (DXC) Revenues And Revenue Growth From 2013 To 2016

This report provides the last four years revenues and revenue growth of DXC Technology Co (DXC) from 2013 to 2016. DXC Technology generated a total of $18.1 billion revenues during 2016. DXC Technology reported a revenue growth of -4.8% year-over-year during 2016. The revenues and the revenue growth correspond to the fiscal year ending in March.

DXC Technology (DXC) Revenues And Revenue Growth From 2013 To 2016

This report provides the last four years revenues and revenue growth of DXC Technology Co (DXC) from 2013 to 2016. DXC Technology generated a total of $18.1 billion revenues during 2016. DXC Technology reported a revenue growth of -4.8% year-over-year during 2016. The revenues and the revenue growth correspond to the fiscal year ending in March.

DXC Technology (DXC) Revenue Growth Comparison With Industry Growth From 2014...

This report provides a comparison of DXC Technology Co (DXC) revenue growth with IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry growth during the last three years from 2014 to 2016. DXC Technology reported a revenue growth of -4.8% year-over-year during 2016. The IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services industry growth was -0.6% year-over-year during 2016. DXC Technology growth was slower than the industry during 2016.

Profit Analysis

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