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Alere Inc (NYSE:ALR)
Pretax Income
$-135 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2014)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Alere Inc's pretax income for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $-23 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-135 Mil. Alere Inc's pretax margin was -3.14%.

During the past 13 years, Alere Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 6.60%. The lowest was -49.54%. And the median was -4.42%.


Definition

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

Alere Inc'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
=134.752+0+-268.784+0+-2.84217094304E-14
=-134

Alere Inc's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=37.612+-8.978+-52.481+0.718+0
=-23

Alere Inc Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -31.715 (Dec. 2013 ) + -21.382 (Mar. 2014 ) + -58.291 (Jun. 2014 ) + -23.129 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-135 Mil.

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


Explanation

Alere Inc's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=-23.129/736.246
=-3.14%

During the past 13 years, Alere Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 6.60%. The lowest was -49.54%. And the median was -4.42%.

* 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.

Alere Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Pretax Income -12-12-11-248-4040-1,068-166-121-134

Alere Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
Pretax Income -17-17-83-27-47-37-32-21-58-23
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