Next video:
Loading the player...

Return on equity is one of the basic metrics used to evaluate a company's stock. Find out what it can tell you about a stock and learn how to calculate it here.

  1. No results found.
Related Articles
  1. Financial Advisor

    Return On Assets (ROA)

    Return on assets is one of the basic metrics used to evaluate a company's stock. Find out what it can tell you about a stock and learn how to calculate it here.
  2. Financial Advisor

    Working Capital

    Working capital is one of the basic metrics used to evaluate a company's financial health. Find out what it can tell you about a stock and learn how to calculate it.
  3. Investing

    5 Stock Market Metrics Explained

    Learn how to evaluate a company's performance using metrics such as ROE, EPS and P/E ratio.
  4. Investing

    High Return On Equity Businesses

    Companies with high returns on equity usually see an increasing stock price in the future.
  5. Investing

    What Is Fundamental Analysis?

    Fundamental analysis is one of the basic ways to evaluate stocks. Find out what it is and how it can work for you.
  6. Financial Advisor

    The Debt To Equity Ratio

    The debt to equity ratio identifies companies that are highly leveraged and therefore a higher risk for investors. Find out how this ratio is calculated and how you can use it to evaluate a stock.
  7. Investing

    How Return On Equity Can Help You Find Profitable Stocks

    It pays to invest in companies that generate profits more efficiently than their rivals. This is where ROE comes in.
  8. Small Business

    The Financial Characteristics Of A Successful Company

    There are many factors that contribute to a profitable business. Find out what they are here.
  9. Investing

    How to Evaluate Stock Performance

    Learn how to evaluate stock performance. While what you look for in a stock could be different from another person, the way you analyze performance is the same.
  10. Investing

    Calculating The Means

    Learn more about the different ways you can calculate your portfolio's average return.
Hot Definitions
  1. Conflict Theory

    A theory propounded by Karl Marx that claims society is in a state of perpetual conflict due to competition for limited resources. ...
  2. Inflation-Linked Savings Bonds (I Bonds)

    U.S. government-issued debt securities similar to regular savings bonds, except they offer an investor inflationary protection, ...
  3. Peak Globalization

    Peak globalization is a theoretical point at which the trend towards more integrated world economies reverses or halts.
  4. Phishing

    A method of identity theft carried out through the creation of a website that seems to represent a legitimate company. The ...
  5. Insurance

    A contract (policy) in which an individual or entity receives financial protection or reimbursement against losses from an ...
  6. Earnings Per Share - EPS

    The portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. Earnings per share serves as an indicator ...
Trading Center