Macys Earnings Per Share vs. Retained Earnings

Macys Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 29.30  0.62  2.16%

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Macys Inc Retained Earnings vs. Earnings Per Share Fundamental Analysis

Macys Inc is regarded fourth in earnings per share category among related companies. It is regarded third in retained earnings category among related companies reporting about  1,256,746,032  of Retained Earnings per Earnings Per Share.
Earnings per Share (EPS) denotes the portion of a company's earnings that is allocated to each share of common stock. To calculate Earnings per Share investors will need to take a company's net income, subtract any dividends for preferred stock, and divide it by the number of average outstanding shares. EPS is usually presented in two different ways: basic and diluted. Fully diluted Earnings per Share takes into account effects of warrants, options, and convertible securities and is generally viewed by analysts as a more accurate measure.
Earnings per Share 
Average Shares 
5.04 times
Earnings per Share is one of the most important measures of the current share price of a firm, and is used by investors to determine the company overall profitability; especially when it is compared to the EPS of similar companies.
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.
Retained Earnings 
Beginning RE + Income 
6.33 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.


Retained Earnings Comparison
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Macys is regarded second in retained earnings category among related companies.
Macys is regarded third in earnings per share category among related companies.
Macys, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates stores, Websites, and mobile applications. Macys, Inc. was founded in 1830 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio. Macys operates under Department Stores classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 130000 people. more
NameMacys Inc
Chairman of macys.comJeffrey KantorView All
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InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00794367.0
Related EntityFD
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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