CVS Health Return On Equity

CVS -- USA Stock  

USD 66.14  0.88  1.35%

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Return On Equity Analysis

Return on Equity or ROE tells company stockholders how effectually their money is being utilized or reinvested. It is a useful ratio when analyzing company profitability or the management effectiveness given the capital invested by the shareholders. ROE shows how effecently a company utilizes investments to generate income.
CVS Health 
Return on Equity 
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Net Income 
Total Equity 
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100 
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18.39 %

Return On Equity Over Time Pattern

 CVS Health Return on Average Equity 
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About Return On Equity

For most industries Return on Equity between 10% and 30% are considered desirable to provide dividends to owners and have funds for future growth of the company. Investors should be very careful using ROE as the only efficiency indicator because ROE can be high if a company is heavily leveraged.
Compare to competition

CVS Health Return On Equity Assessment

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CVS Health Equity Change Over Time

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Based on latest financial disclosure CVS Health Corporation has Return On Equity of 18.39%. This is 144.44% lower than that of the Healthcare sector, and significantly higher than that of Healthcare Services industry, The Return On Equity for all stocks is 221.23% lower than the firm.

Peer Comparison

CVS Health Return On Equity Comparison
CVS Health is rated below average in return on equity category among related companies.

Current CVS Health financial ratios

Return On Equity18.39 %
Return On Asset5.55 %
Profit Margin3.59 %
Operating Margin6.79 %
Current Valuation91.92 B
Shares Outstanding1.02 B
Shares Owned by Insiders0.26 %
Shares Owned by Institutions85.69 %
Number of Shares Shorted43.66 M
Price to Earning10.01 times
Price to Book1.71 times
Price to Sales0.36 times
Revenue185.94 B
Gross Profit28.55 B
EBITDA12.62 B
Net Income6.65 B
Cash and Equivalents42.14 B
Cash per Share41.45 times
Total Debt65.09 B
Debt to Equity168.30 %
Current Ratio2.37 times
Book Value Per Share38.06 times
Cash Flow from Operations5.05 B
Short Ratio5.81 times
Earnings Per Share6.52 times
Price to Earnings To Growth0.83 times
Number of Employees160 K
Beta0.9
Market Capitalization66.35 B
Total Asset93.66 B
Retained Earnings38.98 B
Working Capital7.21 B
Current Asset30.38 B
Current Liabilities23.17 B
Z Score1.6
Five Year Return1.79 %
Last Dividend Paid2.0


 
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