External Factor Evaluation Matrix of Godrej India

Topbullets.comExternal Factor Evaluation (EFE) matrix method is a strategic-management tool often used for assessment of current business conditions. The EFE matrix is a good tool to visualize and prioritize the opportunities and threats that a business is facing.
By adding the weighted score of various opportunities and threats of Godrej, we get the total weighted score of 2.90. Here it should be noted that the highest possible total weighted score of a firm is 4 whereas the lowest possible total weighted score is 1. The total weighted score remains in the limit of 1 to 4 regardless of the total number of opportunities and threats. Similarly, the average total weighted score is 2.5. If the total weighted score of a company is 4, it means that the company is effectively taking advantage of existing opportunities and is also able to minimize the risk. On the other hand, the total weighted score of 1 shows that firm is not able to take advantage of current opportunities or avoid external threats. Continue reading