n Personal Finance Newsletter - A quick guide to financial ratios : education

Volume 2006, Issue 307
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Extracted from text ... 8 July 2006 Moneyweb's PERSONAL FINANCE WHILE the price-to-earnings (P:E) ratio is often the first port of call when people are gauging a company's investment worthiness, there are many other ratios that can give investors a diagnosis of a firm's investment potential. Profitability ratios Let's start with two ratios that reveal the profitability of a company. EDUCATION A quick guide to financial ratios Some key ratios to help you understand a company's financial health. By ANA MONTEIRO Gross (operating) profit margin Calculated by dividing net sales (sales less sales returns) by the company's gross profit, the gross profit margin ..

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