Macys Return On Asset vs. Short Ratio

M -- USA Stock  

USD 38.65  0.31  0.80%

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Macys Short Ratio vs. Return On Asset Fundamental Analysis

Macys is rated below average in return on asset category among related companies. It is rated below average in short ratio category among related companies fabricating about  0.99  of Short Ratio per Return On Asset. The ratio of Return On Asset to Short Ratio for Macys is roughly  1.01 
Return on Asset or ROA shows how effective is the management of the company in generating income from utilizing all of the assets at their disposal. It is a useful ratio to evaluate the performance of different departments of a company as well as to understand management performance over time.
Macys 
Return on Asset 
 = 
Net Income 
Total Assets 
X
100 
=
5.17 %
Return on Asset measures overall efficiency of a company in generating profits from its total assets. It is expressed as the percentage of profits earned per dollar of Asset. A low ROA typically means that a company is asset-intensive and therefore will needs more money to continue generating revenue in the future.
Short Ratio is typically used by traders and speculators to identify trends in current market sentiment for a particular equity instrument. In its simple terms this ratio shows how many days it will take all current short sellers to cover their positions if the price of a stock begins to rise.
Macys 
Short Ratio 
 = 
Short Interest 
Average Trading Volume 
=
5.11 times
The higher the Short Ratio, the longer it would take to buy back the borrowed shares. In theory, the more short positions are currently outstanding, the faster it will be to cover shorted positions.

Macys Short Ratio Comparison

  Short Ratio 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is rated below average in short ratio category among related companies.
  Return On Asset 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is rated below average in return on asset category among related companies.
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