For Immediate Release
Chicago, IL – October 5, 2018 - Stocks in this week’s article include: MCBC Holdings, Inc. (MCFT - Free Report) , Newpark Resources, Inc. (NR - Free Report) , Cigna Corp. (CI), Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW - Free Report) and Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND - Free Report) .
Screen of the Week of Zacks Investment Research:
5 Stocks with High Net Interest Ratios to Scoop Up
Profitability analysis is one of the best ways to evaluate the prospects of a company. It is used in detecting a profitable company over a loss-making one. A company with a high level of sales surplus can not only meet all its operating and non-operating costs, but also make more profits.
In this context, it may be wise to invest in shares of a company with a high level of profitability as it normally ensures high returns. As a result, the simplest and most transparent way of checking a company’s profitability is by using accounting ratios. There are a variety of profitability ratios, from which we have selected net income ratio here as it is the most useful and simplest profitability metric.
Net Income Ratio
There are a variety of profit ratios like gross income ratio, operating income ratio, pretax profit margin and net income ratio, which can be used to find out a company’s profit generating abilities. But net income ratio is widely accepted as the most conservative of the above-mentioned ratios.
Net income in simple words is total earnings a company makes after deducting all the expenses from its sales revenue. Net income ratio or net profit margin is a ratio of a company’s net income and sales revenue. A high net income ratio shows that the company is able to effectively manage all its business activities, including production, administration, selling, etc.
And that's what we're screening for today…
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