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Arkansas Best Corp (NAS:ABFS)
Pretax Income
$19 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2013)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Arkansas Best Corp's pretax income for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $14 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $19 Mil. Arkansas Best Corp's pretax margin was 2.40%.

During the past 13 years, Arkansas Best Corp's highest Pretax Margin was 9.22%. The lowest was -11.24%. And the median was 3.20%.


Definition

This is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes.

Arkansas Best Corp's Pretax Income for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=19.07+3.893+-4.183+0.681+-3.5527136788E-15
=19

Arkansas Best Corp's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=13.502+1.115+-0.904+0.182+-1.7763568394E-15
=14

Arkansas Best Corp Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was -23.303 (Mar. 2013 ) + 7.865 (Jun. 2013 ) + 21.004 (Sep. 2013 ) + 13.895 (Dec. 2013 ) = $19 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

Arkansas Best Corp's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=13.895/578.55
=2.40%

During the past 13 years, Arkansas Best Corp's highest Pretax Margin was 9.22%. The lowest was -11.24%. And the median was 3.20%.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Operating Income, Interest Expense, Interest Income, Non-Recurring Items, Revenue


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Arkansas Best Corp Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Pretax Income 1261721329150-166-549-1719

Arkansas Best Corp Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
Pretax Income 192-23612-12-2382114
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