Ratio Analysis

Ratios used in financial analysis compare companies to or within an industry. We have listed groups of commonly used ratios with links to examples, explanations, and formulas. Continue reading

Finance Homework Help

We get alot of finance and MBA students searching for homework help at our site. Whether the textbook is confusing or the case notes are incomplete or they just need some extra help, we have a bunch of resources to Continue reading

Study Sheet of Asset Management Ratios

With this printable Smartacus Study Sheet, you can learn all about ratios like Days Sales Outstanding (DSO), Fixed Asset Turnover, Total Asset Turnover, and Inventory Turnover. Continue reading

Study Sheet of Dividend/Market Value Ratios

Use this printable Smartacus Study Sheet to learn about the Dividend Payout Ratio, Dividend Yield Ratio, and Price to Earnings or PE Ratio. Continue reading

Study Sheet of Debt Management Ratios

Learn about Debt Ratio, Debt to Equity Ratio, EBITDA Coverage Ratio, Equity Multiplier, and TIE Ratio with this printable Smartacus Study Sheet. Continue reading

Study Sheet of Profitability Ratios

Basic Earning Power (BEP), Earnings Per Share (EPS), Gross Profit, Profit Margin, Return on Assets (ROA), Return on Equity (ROE), ROA DuPont, and ROE DuPont ratios are all explained on this printable Smartacus Study Sheet. Continue reading

Study Sheet of Liquidity Ratios

Learn about liquidity ratios (current ratio and quick ratio) using this printable Smartacus Study Sheet. Continue reading

Price to Earnings or PE Ratio

The price to earnings ratio (or PE ratio) relates market price to earnings per share. This interactive tutorial explains the concept by walking you through the calculations, including where to find the numbers on the financial statements. Continue reading

Dividend Yield

The dividend yield ratio shows the earnings distributed to stockholders related to the value of the stock, as calculated on a per-share basis. This interactive tutorial explains the concept by walking you through the calculations, including where to find the numbers on the cash flow statement. Continue reading

Dividend Payout Ratio

The dividend payout ratio shows the portion of earnings distributed to stockholders. This interactive tutorial explains the concept by walking you through the calculations, including where to find the numbers on the income statement and cash flow statement. Continue reading