How Does the ROE Stack up for Micro Focus International plc (LSE:MCRO), Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NasdaqGS:PTLA)? – Goodwell Gazette
Used in conjunction with a variety of other ratios, this indicator is a very important tool for investors in determining the effectiveness of a company to generate returns for investors. Earnings Yield helps investors measure the return on investment for a given company. This is calculated by taking the current share price and dividing by the share price one month ago. If the ratio is greater than 1, then that means there has been an increase in price over the month. If the ratio is less than 1, then we can determine that there has been a decrease in price. With ROE, Investors can see if they’re getting a good return on their money, while a company can evaluate how efficiently they’re utilizing shareholder’s equity.Investors may be getting ready to buy into the stock market as we cruise into the second half of the year.