Historical analysis of International Business income statement accounts such as Earning Before Interest and Taxes EBIT of 15.4 B
or Gross Profit of 36.2 B
can show how well International Business Machines Corporation performed in making a profits. Evaluating International Business income statement over time to spot trends is a great complementary tool to traditional technical analysis and can indicate the direction of International Business future profits or losses. Financial Statement Analysis is much more than just reviewing and examining International Business latest accounting reports in order to predict its past. Macroaxis encourages investors to analyze financial statement over time for various trends across multiple indicators and accounts to determine whether International Business is a good buy for the upcoming year. Please also check Risk vs Return Analysis
Consolidated Income Earning Before Interest and Taxes EBIT Gross Profit Net Income Net Income Common Stock Operating Expenses Revenues Selling General and Administrative Expense
International Business Machines Corporation Income Statement Chart
The portion of profit or loss for the period, net of income taxes, which is attributable to the consolidated entity, before the deduction of Net Income Available to Non-controlling Interests.
Earning Before Interest and Taxes EBIT
Earnings Before Interest and Tax is calculated by adding Income Tax Expense
and Interest Expense
back to Net Income
Gross profit is a required income statement account that reflects total revenue of International Business Machines Corporation minus its cost of goods sold. It is profit before International Business operating expenses, interest payments and taxes. Gross profit is also known as gross margin. Aggregate revenue Revenues
less cost of revenue Cost of Revenue
directly attributable to the revenue generation activity.
Net income is one of the most important fundamental items in finance. It plays a large role in International Business financial statement analysis. It represents the amount of money remaining after all of International Business Machines Corporation operating expenses, interest, taxes and preferred stock dividends have been deducted from a company total revenue. The portion of profit or loss for the period, net of income taxes, which is attributable to the parent after the deduction of Net Income Available to Non-controlling Interests from Consolidated Income
, and before the deduction of Preferred Dividends Income Statement Impact
Net Income Common Stock
The amount of net income (loss) for the period per each share of common stock or unit outstanding during the reporting period. Typically differs from Net Income
to the parent entity due to the deduction of Preferred Dividends Income Statement Impact
Operating expenses represents the total expenditure on Selling General and Administrative Expense
, Research and Development Expense
and other operating expense items, it excludes Cost of Revenue
Revenues refers to the total amount of money received by International Business for goods sold or services provided during a certain time period. It also includes all of International Business sales as well as any other increase in International Business Machines Corporation equity.Revenues are reported on International Business income statement and calculated before any expenses are subtracted. Amount of Revenue recognized from goods sold, services rendered, insurance premiums, or other activities that constitute an earning process. Interest income for financial institutions is reported net of interest expense and provision for credit losses.
Selling General and Administrative Expense
A component of Operating Expenses
representing the aggregate total costs related to selling a firm's product and services, as well as all other general and administrative expenses. Direct selling expenses (for example, credit, warranty, and advertising) are expenses that can be directly linked to the sale of specific products. Indirect selling expenses are expenses that cannot be directly linked to the sale of specific products, for example telephone expenses, Internet, and postal charges. General and administrative expenses include salaries of non-sales personnel, rent, utilities, communication, etc.