Essays Tagged: "Return on equity"

The Tobacco Industry - a Porters 5 forces analysis

The twelve year return-on-equity data for the Tobacco Industry of 27.9% is substantially above the all-industry aver ...

(3 pages) 291 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Raising capital in the global economy

to justify the current valuation of the US equity market, one has to assume that, for some reason, return on equity can remain sustainably so high.On Wall Street, it is indeed fashionable to point to ... Goldman Sachs US Strategy team, Einhorn et al. (1998), assumed that the spread between a company's return on capital (ROC hereafter) and its weighted average cost of capital (WACC hereafter) would be ...

(7 pages) 186 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Baldwin Bicycle Company

nable cost (see exhibit 3).Besides, the company's profitability is not promising at all. The annual return on sales of 2.49% provides the company little room for growing (see exhibit 3). ong>Returnong> on equ ... ny little room for growing (see exhibit 3). ong>Returnong> on equity, driven by the low asset turnover, low return on sales and high D/E ratio, is shabby compared to the cost of funds.Challenger deal profit a ...

(6 pages) 692 1 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Soft Drinks- Case Analysis

In the years between 1975 and 1993, the Coca Cola Company posted an average returnon equity of 30.5%. Similarly, PepsiCo Inc. recorded an average return on equity of21.2%. Alth ... epsiCo Inc. recorded an average return on equity of21.2%. Although these figures likely include the return form non-soft drink operations(it's difficult to tell from the available information in the Y ... ntrateproviders to shop around for the highest prices for concentrate, locking in the mostfavorable returns in long-term contracts. This allows concentrate providers to avoidlosing a significant propo ...

(9 pages) 291 0 2.3 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Riordan Manufacturing Simulation Assignment.

fiscal years 2003 and 2002, I was able to successfully conduct a Du Pont analysis and determine the ong>Returnong> on Equity for both years.The initial step involved focusing on the the Du Pont system of anal ... he asset turnover of 1.218. The profit margin and asset turnover was then multiplied to give us the return on assets figure of .069. Also, by dividing the total debt of $14158976 with the total assets ...

(2 pages) 277 0 1.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Finanical Ratio Analysis Report- Pfizer

, and Zoloft.Financial Ratios for Pfizer, Inc. from Mergent Online2004 2003 2002Profitability Ratiosong>Returnong> on Equity % 16.6 2.51 46.02ong>Returnong> on Assets % 9.16 1.4 19.81ong>Returnong> on Investment 181.71 90.51 ... 5.2The meaning of these ratios is as follows.Profitability ratios focus on the earnings of a firm. ong>Returnong> on equity is a measure of the return on shareholder's equity. ong>Returnong> on assets measures profi ...

(8 pages) 296 0 5.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

JFC 2005 Financial Statement Analysis

The ong>Returnong> on Equity is a measure of efficiency with which a company employs owners' capital. P 0.195 is ... loys owners' capital. P 0.195 is earned for every peso of invested equity capital or there is 19.5% return to owners on their investment. The ROE is composed of a low profit margin, high asset turnove ...

(1 pages) 79 0 3.7 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Springfield National Bank Case Analysis

ncial performance. The relevant ratios are as seen in Exhibit A. Its financial ratios show that its return on assets and return on equity are both increasing. This shows that Dawson has been continuou ...

(2 pages) 71 1 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

General Electric Compared to Tyco International

ins for the last 5 years, average net profit margin, market to book ratio along with net income and return on equity.$'s in billion(s) GE& - TYCOCommon shareholders Equity $109 $32Market Cap $377 ... %2001 11.2% 11.5%Average net profit margin 11.8% 4.3%Market to book ratio 346% 181%Net Income $16 $3ong>Returnong> on equity 15% 9%In looking at both GE's and Tyco's market-to-book ratios along with the retur ...

(3 pages) 185 0 1.7 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Accounting information for decision making

whom seek basic understanding and usage of ratios for managerial consideration.-PROFITABILITY RATIOong>Returnong> on Assets (ROA) =2006 ROA =2007 ROA =ROA is used to show how much income that generated from ... eneral, the company is in good shape as the ROA is stable and have a trend toward positive>Returnong> in Owner's Equity (ROE) =2006 ROE =2007 ROE =ROE informs the rate of how much the shareholder ...

(16 pages) 309 0 3.5 Jan/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Performance Appraisals

al systems significantly outperformed competitors lacking such systems in financial measure such as return on equity, stockholder return, sales growth and cash flow." (Some Corporate Finance for you D ...

(1 pages) 48 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Final Paper

measure a company's use of its assets and control of its expenses to generate an acceptable rate of return" (Profitability Ratio, 2007). Basically, profitability ratios are a comparison of two or more ... alysts have found a great and secure way to measure management efficiency. They have decided that a return on equity (ROE) and return on assets (ROA) are both efficient and effective ways of measuring ...

(4 pages) 195 0 3.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Analysis of Citizens Communication Co.

This indicates that Citizens is not effective in converting revenue into actual profit.The average return on assets in the telecommunications industry is 5.9% (Exhibit D-2). This figure is significan ... munications industry is 5.9% (Exhibit D-2). This figure is significantly higher than Citizens' 2004 return on assets. Citizens' management must find a way to use the company's assets more efficiently ...

(10 pages) 50 0 4.5 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Financial analysis of Apple inc

bstantially improved in its key measures of profitability in the last few fiscal years. In terms of return on assets, return on equity and profit margin, Apple strengthened financially and now has sim ... omputer hardware industry (see table below).200320042005Microsoft '05Dell '05Industry '05S&P 500ong>Returnong> on Assets1.01%3.43%11.56%19.75%15.42%11.98%8.13%ong>Returnong> on Equity1.63%5.44%17.88%28.56%67.31%3 ...

(5 pages) 268 0 3.4 May/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Financial Statement Analysis

do the companies compare using the profitability ratio? JC Penney's net profit margin (also called return on sales) was 5.8% for 2006 and 2005 while Macy's was 6.2% and 3.6% for those same years. The ... investment was 26.9% for 2006 and 27% for 2005 for JCPenney and 8% and 10.4% for Macy's. JCPenney's return on assets was 11.2% for 2006 and 10% for 2005. Macy's return on assets was 4.9% and 5.5%. The ...

(5 pages) 300 0 4.2 Jun/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Business Finance

yze the Pepsi Companies Ethics policies and financial performance through the use of current, debt, return on equity, and days receivable ratios.Tracey - Pepsi Co has consistently led the industry wit ... the first glance. To determine how well they are doing more test such as times interest earned and return on common equity to know for certain how you can answer the question; can we pay for this wit ...

(5 pages) 42 0 3.5 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Financial Statement Analysis

s are measured at their gross book value rather than at net book value in order to produce a higher return on equity (ROE). The ROE is also known as "DuPont identity" and tells us that ROE is affected ...

(5 pages) 345 0 5.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

The Financial Analysis of IHG

Content1. Introduction2. Company Background3. Profitability & ong>Returnong> On Capital3.1 Gross Profit Margin and Net Profit Margin3.2 ong>Returnong> On Equity (ROE) and ong>Returnong> ... t6.1 Earning Yield6.2 Price- Earnings Ratio6.3 Dividend Cover6.4 Dividend Yield7. Trend Analysis7.1 ong>Returnong> On Equity (ROE) Ratio7.2 Net Profit Margin7.3 Total Asset8. Post Balance Event9. Group Reflec ... rld. IHG focus on branding, managing and franchising strength and this group will continue to drive return on capital employed and shareholder returns. The strategy is continue to reduce capital by se ...

(20 pages) 59 0 5.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Industrial Average Ratios

ong>Returnong> on capital employed =Net profit percentage =Gross Profit percentage =Asset turnover = timesFi ... arning per share = £2,125/per shareDividend Yield =Dividend Cover = timesPrice Earning Ratio =ong>Returnong> on Equity =ong>Returnong> on Capital Employed: Profit calculated before interest and tax, divided by ... io calculated shows the expansion that capital generates revenue (>Returnong>_on_Capital_Employed.html).The ROCE ratio, expressed as a percentage, implements the return on ...

(8 pages) 3898 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting


nt financial ratios in 2009. From then, the bank started to recover slowly. In 2000, the net income returned to the level before the recession. In 2012, US Bank has exceeded all of the past results, a ... as exceeded all of the past results, and surpassed the performance of peer banks by wide margins on return on average assets (ROA) and return on common equity (ROE). The accumulative ROA and ROE since ...

(11 pages) 0 0 0.0 Aug/2013

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors