Read the case carefully, and answer 4 essay questions. Pls meet all the requirements, provide me a quality paper. I have attached the Pepsico Financial Segment Spreadsheet and the pictures of the case, but there is limitation to upload here, so I will upload more when we chat.
Read â€œPepsicoâ€™s Diversification Strategy in 2015â€ (In Textbook pp. 377-389)
Complete the PEPSICO Financial Segment Analysis Spreadsheet with your calculations of the indicated (green boxes) financial ratios. Calculate your financial ratios for the spreadsheet from Exhibit 7 in the case (pp. 385) (I completed this Spreadsheet, and attached it below)
Note: There are two tables with calculations, revenue growth and operating margins.
Answer the following questions with short essays (Typed, Double-Spaced, 12pt. Font w/ 1″ margins). Please clearly separate and mark each essay:
(1) What is PepsiCoâ€™s corporate strategy? Tie your answer to the types of corporate strategy described in Chapter 8 of the textbook, page 157. How does PepsiCo execute this strategy? Describe PepsiCoâ€™s corporate strategy in terms of their various business segments. (Recommended page length: 1â„2 to 1 pages)
(2) Conduct a revenue and revenue growth analysis of Pepsicoâ€™s 6 business segments. Which of PepsiCoâ€™s business units are the largest? Are these large business units the core businesses of PepsiCo? Which of PepsiCoâ€™s business segments are growing the fastest? Which of Pepsicoâ€™s business units growing the slowest? Why? Which business segments require managerial attention, based upon your analysis of revenues and revenue growth? Why? (Recommended page length: 1 to 11â„2 pages)
(3) Briefly conduct an operating margin analysis of Pepsicoâ€™s 6 business segments. Which of Pepsicoâ€™s business units has the lowest operating margins? Why? Does your case provide any clues regarding why this unit or units are lagging the rest of Pepsicoâ€™s business segments? Based upon your analysis of each business segmentâ€™s operating margins, which unit or units appears to require managerial attention? (Recommended page length: 1 to 1 1â„2 pages)
(4) Based upon your analysis of Pepsicoâ€™s revenues, revenue growth and operating margins, what are your conclusions regarding Pepsicoâ€™s overall business portfolio? Do you observe any general trends with regards to Pepsicoâ€™s overall business? Also, which business units appear to be most in need of managerial attention? Why?
Hint: On page 388 in the textbook, â€œPepsicoâ€™s Strategic Situation in 2015â€, there are clues regarding how to approach answering the above questions.