Earnings per Share

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Manufacturing Engineering

Earnings per share, abbreviated as EPS, is how much money a company makes for each shares.


Earnings per Share Formula

\(\large{ EPS = \frac{ NI \;-\; PD }{ SO }  }\)  


\(\large{ EPS }\) = earnings per share

\(\large{ SO }\) = average shares outstanding of the company

\(\large{ PD }\) = preferred dividend (dividend to preferred shareholders)

\(\large{ NI }\) = net income


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