Does Prudential plc (LON:PRU) Create Value For Shareholders?
Help shape the future of investing tools and you could win a $250 gift card! While some investors are already well versed in financial metrics (hat tip), this article is for those who would like to learn about Return On Equity (ROE) and why it is important. We'll use ROE to examine Prudential plc (LON:PRU), by way of a worked example. Our data shows Prudential has a return on equity of 17% for the last year. The easiest way to calculate shareholders' equity is to subtract the company's total liabilities from the total assets. What Does ROE Mean?