Macys Price to Book vs. Profit Margin

M -- USA Stock  

USD 37.43  1.89  4.81%

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Macys Profit Margin vs. Price to Book Fundamental Analysis

Macys is rated below average in price to book category among related companies. It is rated below average in profit margin category among related companies fabricating about  3.08  of Profit Margin per Price to Book.
Price to Book (P/B) ratio is used to relate a company book value to its current market price. A high P/B ratio indicates that investors expect executives to generate more returns on their investments from a given set of assets. Book value is accounting value of assets minus liabilities.
Macys 
P/B 
 = 
MV Per Share 
BV Per Share 
=
2.09 times
Price to Book ratio is mostly used in financial services industries where assets and liabilities are typically represented by dollars. Although low Price to Book ratio generally implies that the firm is undervalued, it is often a good indicator that the company may be in financial or managerial distress and should be investigated more carefully.
Profit Margin measures overall efficiency of a company and shows its ability to withstand competition as well as defend against adverse conditions such as rising costs, falling prices, decline in sales or management distress. Profit margin tells investors how well the company executes on its overall pricing strategies as well as how effective the company in controlling its costs.
Macys 
Profit Margin 
 = 
Net Income 
Revenue 
X
100 
=
6.43 %
In a nutshell, Profit Margin indicator shows the amount of money the company makes from total sales or revenue. It can provide a good insight into companies in the same sector, as well as help to identify trends of a company from year to year.

Macys Profit Margin Comparison

  Profit Margin 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is regarded fifth in profit margin category among related companies.
Macys is rated below average in price to book category among related companies.