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Lowe's Companies Inc (NYSE:LOW)
Pretax Income
$3,746 Mil (TTM As of Apr. 2014)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Lowe's Companies Inc's pretax income for the three months ended in Apr. 2014 was $942 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2014 was $3,746 Mil. Lowe's Companies Inc's pretax margin was 7.03%.

During the past 13 years, Lowe's Companies Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 10.65%. The lowest was 4.98%. And the median was 6.82%.


Definition

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

Lowe's Companies Inc's Pretax Income for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=4149+0+-478+8+-6
=3,673

Lowe's Companies Inc's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=1066+0+-127+3+0
=942

Lowe's Companies Inc Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2014 was 1506 (Jul. 2013 ) + 799 (Oct. 2013 ) + 499 (Jan. 2014 ) + 942 (Apr. 2014 ) = $3,746 Mil.

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


Explanation

Lowe's Companies Inc's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=942/13403
=7.03%

During the past 13 years, Lowe's Companies Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 10.65%. The lowest was 4.98%. And the median was 6.82%.

* 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.

Lowe's Companies Inc Annual Data

Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14
Pretax Income 3,5204,4964,9984,5113,5062,8253,2282,9063,1373,673

Lowe's Companies Inc Quarterly Data

Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14
Pretax Income 4858501,1976354558681,506799499942
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