If you would invest 2,090
in Stage Stores Inc on November 8, 2013
and sell it today you would earn a total of 45.00
from holding Stage Stores Inc or generate 2.15%
return on investment over 30
days. Stage Stores Inc is generating 0.13% of daily returns assuming volatility of 1.4%
on return distribution over 30 days investment horizon. In other words, 15% of equities are less volatile than the company and above 96% of equities are expected to generate higher returns over the next 30 days.
Daily Expected Return (%)
Considering 30-days investment horizon, Stage Stores Inc is expected to generate 3.11 times more return on investment than the market. However, the company is 3.11 times more volatile than its market benchmark. It trades about 0.09 of its potential returns per unit of risk. The S&P 500 is currently generating roughly 0.22 per unit of risk.
Based on recorded statements Stage Stores Inc has Operating Margin of 3.19%. This is 156.46% lower than that of Services sector, and 41.58% lower than that of Apparel Stores
industry, The Operating Margin for all stocks is 170.26% 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.