Earnings Per Share
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Earnings Per Share (EPS) is the portion of a company’s profit assigned to each outstanding share regarding common stock. Earnings per share serves as an indicator of a businesses profitability. Earnings per share is the monetary value of profits per outstanding share of common stock for the company.¬†Calculated as: (Net income – Dividends ¬†on Preferred Stock) / Average Outstanding Share.

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