Relative Risk vs. Return Landscape
If you would invest 2,128
in Briggs Stratton Corporation on April 21, 2013
and sell it today you would earn a total of 240.00
from holding Briggs Stratton Corporation or generate 11.28%
return on investment over 30
days. Briggs Stratton Corporation is generating 0.58% of daily returns assuming volatility of 1.41%
on return distribution over 30 days investment horizon. In other words, 18% of equities are less volatile than the company and above 67% of equities are expected to generate higher returns over the next 30 days.
Daily Expected Return (%)
Considering 30-days investment horizon, Briggs Stratton Corporation is expected to generate 2.56 times more return on investment than the market. However, the company is 2.56 times more volatile than its market benchmark. It trades about 0.41 of its potential returns per unit of risk. The S&P 500 is currently generating roughly 0.56 per unit of risk.
Briggs Operating Margin
Based on recorded statements Briggs Stratton Corporation has Operating Margin of 4.02%. This is 140.28% lower than that of Industrial Goods sector, and 395.59% lower than that of Diversified Machinery
industry, The Operating Margin for all stocks is 215.19% lower than the firm.
A good Operating Margin is required for a company to be able to pay for its fixed costs or pay out its debt which implies that the higher the margin, the better. This ratio is most effective in evaluating the earning potential of a company over time when comparing it against firm's competitors.
Briggs Return On Equity vs Return On Asset
Briggs Stratton Corporation is rated below average
in return on equity category among related companies. It is rated below average
in return on asset category among related companies reporting about 1.54
of Return On Asset per Return On Equity.