AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) also making a luring appeal, share price swings at $8.25 with percentage change of -1.32% in most recent trading session.
The profit margin can answer significantly to find consistent trends in a firm’s earnings, the Co has negative -0.10% profit margin that indicates every dollar of sales a firm actually keeps in earnings, and the larger number indicates improving and vise worse. Gross profit margin, operating profit margin are its sub parts that firm has 13.90% and 3.90% respectively. Moving toward returns ratio, AKS has returns on investment of 14.70% which indicates firm’s investment efficiency or to compare the efficiency of a number of different investments.
While returns on assets calculated as -0.20% that gives an idea about how efficient management is at using its assets to generate earnings. It has returns on equity of 1.20%, which is measuring a corporation’s profitability by revealing how much profit generates by AKS with the shareholders’ money. The firm attains analyst recommendation of 2.80 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of 5.91%. Moving toward ratio analysis, it has current ratio of 2.10 and quick ratio was calculated as 0.80. The firm attains analyst recommendation of 2.80 out of 1-5 scale with week’s performance of 5.91%.
AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) need to consider for profitability analysis, in latest session share price swings at $10.84 with percentage change of 0.46%.
The Co has positive 1.50% profit margin to find consistent trends in a firm’s earnings. Gross profit margin and operating profit margin are its sub parts that firm have 20.70% and 12.10% respectively. AU has returns on investment of 6.30%. The returns on assets were 0.90% that gives an idea about how efficient management is at using its assets to generate earnings. It has returns on equity of 2.50%, which is measuring profitability by disclosing how much profit generates by AU with the shareholders’ money.
The firm attains analyst recommendation of 3 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of 11.29%. The firm current ratio calculated as 1.50, this value is acceptable if it lies in 1.3% to 3%. But it varies industry to industry. To strengthen these views, active industry firm has Quick Ratio of 0.70, which indicates firm has sufficient short-term assets to cover its immediate liabilities. In addition, the firm has debt to equity ratio of 0.80, sometimes it remain same with long term debt to equity ratio.