AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) also making a luring appeal, share price swings at $8.07 with percentage change of -1.47% 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 2.90 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of -15.23%.
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 2.90 out of 1-5 scale with week’s performance of -15.23%.
Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) need to consider for profitability analysis, in latest session share price swings at $3.95 with percentage change of 0.77%.
The Co has negative -7.60% 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 9.40% and -4.50% respectively. GGB has returns on investment of -2.90%. The returns on assets were -4.70% that gives an idea about how efficient management is at using its assets to generate earnings. It has returns on equity of -10.20%, which is measuring profitability by disclosing how much profit generates by GGB with the shareholders’ money.
The firm attains analyst recommendation of 2.40 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of 3.13%. The firm current ratio calculated as 2.90, 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 1.80, 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 its remain same with long term debt to equity ratio.