Financial Ratios Guide
Table of Contents
- About.com: Investing for Beginners: Financial Ratios
Resources that will teach you how to calculate many financial ratios using annual reports and financial statements. Each ratio has several examples for reference purposes.
- Bankrate.com: Small Business Ratio Calculators
Current Ratio Calculator. Quick Ratio Calculator. Debt to Assets Ratio Calculator. Return on Assets Calculator. Gross Profit Margin Calculator. Operating Profit Percentage Calculator.
- Biz/ed: Financial Ratio Analysis
Ratio analysis materials prepared for Biz/ed by Duncan Williamson. An extensive resource broken down into sections and subsections.
- BizStats: Free Industry Financial Ratios
From here you can find industry average financial ratios. Results tables include profitability, liquidity and efficiency ratios. Industry ratios are offered for three groups: all corporations, S-corporations (less than 35 employees), and sole proprietorships.
- Business Owner’s Toolkit: Business Ratios
Explains how each of the financial ratios is calculated and what it tells you about your business’ financial health.
- Investopedia: Financial Ratio Tutorial
The objective of this tutorial is to provide you with a guide to sources of financial statement data, to highlight and define the most relevant ratios, to show you how to compute them and to explain their meaning as investment evaluators.
- MSN Money: Company Key Financial Ratios
Compare any given stock’s performance to its industry peers as well as to the S&P 500. View growth rate, price-to-equity ratios, profit margins, financial condition, investment returns, management efficiency, and a 10-year summary of company performance.
- Reuters: Stocks
Enter company ticker symbol, select Financials, and click on Search
- Yahoo! Finance
Enter company name or ticker symbol and Get Quotes. Use Key Statistics and Industry links to obtain financial ratio information.
- Yahoo! Finance: Stock Screener