Waking on tracing line of previous stocks, AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) also making a luring appeal, share price swings at $8.03 with percentage change of 0.88% in most recent trading session.
The profit margin can answer significantly to find consistent trends in a firm’s earnings, the Co has negative -1.50% 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 13.60% and 2.80% respectively. Moving toward returns ratio, AKS has returns on investment of -19.90% which indicates firm’s investment efficiency or to compare the efficiency of a number of different investments.
While returns on assets calculated as -2.30% hat gives an idea about how efficient management is at using its assets to generate earnings. It has returns on equity of 11.00%, 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 2.50 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of -3.02%.
Moving toward ratio analysis, it has current ratio of 1.80 and quick ratio was calculated as 0.70. The firm attains analyst recommendation of 2.50 out of 1-5 scale with week’s performance of -3.02%.
Moving on tracing line, Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) need to consider for profitability analysis, in latest session share price swings at $37.51 with percentage change of 2.63%.
The Co has positive 0.10% profit margin to find consistent trends in a firm’s earnings. The operating profit margin is its sub parts that firm have 7.40% respectively. RIO has returns on investment of 4.30%. It has returns on equity of 0.10%, which is measuring profitability by disclosing how much profit generates by RIO with the shareholders’ money.
The firm attains analyst recommendation of 2.00 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of -5.40%. The firm current ratio calculated as 1.70, this value is acceptable if it lies in 1.3% to 3%. But its varies industry to industry. To strengthen these views, active industry firm has Quick Ratio of 1.30, which indicates firm has sufficient short-term assets to cover its immediate liabilities. In addition, the firm has debt to equity ratio of 0.58, sometimes its remain same with long term debt to equity ratio.