Ratio Analysis

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  • Created on: 01-06-19 19:05
ROCE
Ability to use capital to create profit, can be compared with return from other investments, around 15% reasonable for established company, increases in expenses may reduce operating profit and so ROCE
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GPM
how successful at generating profits from sales
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Capital gearing (investor suitability)
How much of all money invested from loans, increases shareholder risk as interest paid before dividends
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EPS
Profitability per share of stock
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DPS
Dividends shareholders receive per share
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Yield
Earnings generated on investment based on current market value
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Price/ earnings ratio
How much bigger market price to current earnings
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Current ratio (solvency- ability to pay off short term debts)
Liquid assets to pay off short term debts, should be at least 1.5:1, if falling may be financing investments with short term liabilities, expensive
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Acid test ratio
Ignores inventory, should be 1:1
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Sales revenue to capital
How business has used capital invested to generate sales
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Debt collection- Efficiency (management of assets/ liabilities)
Long= bad for cash flow, could be due to market competition
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Creditor payment
Long period may damage relationship
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Inventory turnover
How many days stock takes to be sold
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GPM

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how successful at generating profits from sales

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Capital gearing (investor suitability)

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EPS

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DPS

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