The fairly quiet company hidden in Switzerland is a commodities giant. Though Glencore prefers to keep away from the media spotlight, everything from smartphones to sugar are impacted by the raw materials the company mines. The vertically-integrated company touches agriculture, energy, and metals by shipping and trading them. However, the company’s in a rut with commodities dropping in price and costs piling up. Investors urged the company to cut costs and control spending.
Key Metrics & Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
|Revenue Percent Change||2.0%|
|Profits Percent Change||%|
|Industry||Mining, Crude-Oil Production|
|HQ Location||Baar, Switzerland|
|Years on Global 500 List||7|
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