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NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG)
Pretax Income
\$-4,714 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2016)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. NRG Energy Inc's pretax income for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was \$442 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was \$-4,714 Mil. NRG Energy Inc's pretax margin was 11.18%.

During the past 13 years, NRG Energy Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 25.65%. The lowest was -36.74%. And the median was 4.68%.

Definition

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

NRG Energy Inc's Pretax Income for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

 Pretax Income = Operating Income + Non-Recurring Items + Interest Expense + Interest Income + Other = -4040 + 74 + -1128 + 0 + 0 = -5,094

NRG Energy Inc's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

 Pretax Income = Operating Income + Non-Recurring Items + Interest Expense + Interest Income + Other = 755 + -33 + -280 + 0 + 0 = 442

NRG Energy Inc Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -4973 (Dec. 2015 ) + 68 (Mar. 2016 ) + -251 (Jun. 2016 ) + 442 (Sep. 2016 ) = \$-4,714 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Explanation

NRG Energy Inc's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

 Pretax Margin = Pretax Income / Revenue = 442 / 3952 = 11.18%

During the past 13 years, NRG Energy Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 25.65%. The lowest was -36.74%. And the median was 4.68%.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

NRG Energy Inc Annual Data

 Dec06 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Pretax Income 943 963 1,766 1,669 753 -646 -12 -634 135 -5,094

NRG Energy Inc Quarterly Data

 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Pretax Income -206 271 168 -209 -26 114 -4,973 68 -251 442
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