For Immediate Release
Chicago, IL – March 13, 2018 - Stocks in this week’s article include: Sony Corporation (SNE - Free Report) , Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (AAWW - Free Report) , Mammoth Energy Services, Inc. (TUSK - Free Report) , Paycom Software, Inc. (PAYC - Free Report) and Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW - Free Report) .
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The best possible way to evaluate a company’s ability to meet all operating costs and expenses and still provide excellent returns is profitability analysis. If a company has strong profitability but weak fundamentals, it might weigh on its stock performance. However, several studies highlighted that a company with high profitability normally offers considerable gains to investors.
The best accounting tool to understand a company’s profitability position is ratio analysis. Generally, there are four key profitability ratios — gross income ratio, operating income ratio, pre-tax profit margin and net income ratio. Here, we have used the most effective and frequently used profitability ratio — net income ratio.
Net Income Ratio
Net income ratio gives us the exact profit level of a company. It reflects the percentage of net income to total sales revenues. Using net income ratio, one can determine a company’s capability to meet operating and non-operating expenses with its sales revenues. A higher net income ratio usually implies a company’s ability to generate ample sales revenues and successfully manage all business functions.
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