Macys Retained Earnings vs. Net Income

Macys Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 24.8  0.21  0.85%

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Macys Inc Net Income vs. Retained Earnings Fundamental Analysis

Macys Inc is regarded third in retained earnings category among related companies. It is regarded fifth in net income category among related companies making up about  0.11  of Net Income per Retained Earnings. The ratio of Retained Earnings to Net Income for Macys Inc is roughly  9.09 
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.
Macys 
Retained Earnings 
 = 
Beginning RE + Income 
Dividends 
=
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.
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) 
=
697 M
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.

Comparison

Net Income Comparison
  Net Income 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is regarded fourth in net income category among related companies.
  Retained Earnings 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is regarded second in retained earnings category among related companies.
Macys, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates stores, Websites, and mobile applications. more
NameMacys Inc
Analyst Consensus
Piotroski F Score
Macroaxis Advice
Bond Rating
InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00794367.0
ISINUS55616P1049
CUSIP55616P104
Related EntityFD
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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