Tyco International is a company that described as being highly diversified globally and provides thousands of products and vital services to residential and commercial customers. Products include alarm monitoring, electronic security, equipment used in fire fighting, water purifications, flow control solutions, and galvanizes steel tubes to as well as armored wire and cable.
According to Tyco's website, there a 5 business segments the business is composed of that include:ADT WorldwideThe world's largest electronic security and alarm monitoring provider to residential, commercial, industrial and government customers.
Fire Protection ServicesThe industry leader in fire detection, fire suppression and special-hazard solutions for commercial, industrial and institutional customers.
Tyco Safety ProductsA major global provider of fire protection, breathing apparatus (for firefighters), intrusion security, access control, video management and electronic surveillance systems.
Flow ControlThe world's leader in valves, pipes, fittings, valve automation and heat tracing solutions for the oil and gas, power, food and beverage, chemical, water and wastewater, and other process industries.
Electrical and Metal productsMajor provider of galvanized steel tubes, armored wire cable, and other metal products for construction, electrical, fire, security, mechanical and automotive customers.
Tyco's management believes that governance, customers, growth, teamwork, operational excellence and financial strength will aid in the success of the company. (Hoopes, 2008) Tyco sets their sights on strategies that will organize growth targets and invest money where improvements are needed. (Tyco)Flexibility and financial strength to Tyco is determined by making sure earnings and revenue objectives are met on the investment of the company (Tyco). By keeping and storing all previous financial records and meeting financial goals of the company will let investors know that the company is aware of what is going with accounting practices and staying on top of it, and also let show that the company is in fact, growing and the investment for...