Curtiss Wright Fundamental Drivers

Curtiss Wright Corporation -- USA Stock  

USD 113.58  0.04  0.04%

The Drivers Module shows relationships between Curtiss Wright's most relevant fundamental drivers and provides multiple suggestions of what could possibly affect the performance of Curtiss Wright Corporation over time as well as its relative position and ranking within its peers. Check also Trending Equities

Curtiss Wright Return On Equity vs. Retained Earnings Fundamental Analysis

Curtiss Wright Corporation is rated below average in retained earnings category among related companies. It is rated fourth in return on equity category among related companies . The ratio of Retained Earnings to Return On Equity for Curtiss Wright Corporation is about  117,150,000 
Retained Earnings is a balance sheet account that refers to the portion of company income that is retained by the firm. In other words it is a part of earnings that is not paid out as dividends or otherwise distributed to owners. Retained Earnings are calculated by adding net income to last period retained earnings and subtracting any dividends paid to owners.
Curtiss Wright 
Retained Earnings 
 = 
Beginning RE + Income 
Dividends 
=
1.75 B
Retained Earnings shows how the firm utilizes its profits over time. In simple terms, investors can think of retained earnings as the amount of profit the company has reinvested in the business since its inceptions. However the methodology to make a decision over how much profit to retain is different between companies in different industries. For example growing industries tend to retain more of their earnings than more matured industries as they need more assets investment to sustain their growth.
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.
Curtiss Wright 
Return on Equity 
 = 
Net Income 
Total Equity 
X
100 
=
14.98 %
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.

Comparison

Return On Equity Comparison
Curtiss Wright is rated third in return on equity category among related companies.

Revenue

Curtiss Wright Revenue Analysis
Curtiss Wright Corporation is rated below average in revenue category among related companies. Market size based on revenue of High Precision And Instrumentation Products industry is currently estimated at about 19.84 Billion. Curtiss Wright retains roughly 2.16 Billion in revenue claiming about 11% of equities under High Precision And Instrumentation Products industry.
CurtissWright Corporationration, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and overhauls precision components, and engineered solutions and services primarily to the aerospace, defense, power generation, and general industrial markets worldwide. more
NameCurtiss Wright Corporation
Analyst Consensus
Piotroski F Score
Macroaxis Advice
InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00026324.0
ISINUS2315611010
CUSIP231561101
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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