Maersk, stock of the week



You can find the letters Maersk in harbours, streets, warehouses and on container ships. This presence is no accident: the Danish logistics provider is among the global leaders in transport. What is less know is their energy business. Maersk manufactures and operates oil platforms.

In total, Maersk has 90,000 employees in 130 countries and achieved a revenue of 48 billion dollars last year. The corporation is in a transition phase, the profits from additional businesses has gone down. Until now, the course has been erratic.

The Obermatt system filtered out the Marsk stock from extensive data as the winner of the weekly ranking. The main factors were the relatively cheap value, the conservative financing and the potential growth.