Macys Net Income vs. Price to Earning

M -- USA Stock  

USD 37.40  0.33  0.89%

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Macys Price to Earning vs. Net Income Fundamental Analysis

Macys is rated below average in net income category among related companies. It is rated below average in price to earning category among related companies . The ratio of Net Income to Price to Earning for Macys is about  230,989,957 
Net income is the profit of a company for the reporting period which is derived after taking revenues and gains and subtracting all expenses and losses. Net income is one of the most watched numbers by money managers as well as individual investors.
Macys 
Net Income 
 = 
(Rev + Gain) 
-  
(Exp + Loss) 
=
1.61 B
Because income is reported on the Income Statement of a company and is measured in dollars some investors prefer to use Profit Margin which measures income as a percentage of sales.
Price to Earnings ratio is typically used for current valuation of a company and is one of the most popular ratios that investor monitor on a daily basis. Holding a low PE stock is less risky because. When a company's profitability fall, it is likely that earnings will also go down..In other words, if you start from a lower position your downside risk is limited. There are also some investors who believe that low Price to Earnings ratio reflects the low pricing because a given company is in trouble. On the other hand, a higher PE ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of profit.
Macys 
P/E 
 = 
Market Value Per Share 
Earnings Per Share 
=
6.97 times
Generally speaking, the Price to Earnings ratio gives investors an idea of what the market is willing to pay for the company's current earnings.

Macys Price to Earning Comparison

Macys is rated below average in price to earning category among related companies.
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Macys is rated below average in net income category among related companies.