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Staples Inc (NAS:SPLS)
Pretax Income
$789 Mil (TTM As of Oct. 2014)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Staples Inc's pretax income for the three months ended in Oct. 2014 was $314 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was $789 Mil. Staples Inc's pretax margin was 5.26%.

During the past 13 years, Staples Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 8.10%. The lowest was 1.09%. And the median was 5.08%.


Definition

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

Staples 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
=1177.501+-0.1+-119.329+4.733+0
=1,063

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

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=328.243+-2.538+-12.566+0.632+0
=314

Staples Inc Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was 314.642 (Jan. 2014 ) + 148.152 (Apr. 2014 ) + 12.023 (Jul. 2014 ) + 313.771 (Oct. 2014 ) = $789 Mil.

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


Explanation

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

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=313.771/5961.531
=5.26%

During the past 13 years, Staples Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 8.10%. The lowest was 1.09%. And the median was 5.08%.

* 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.

Staples Inc Annual Data

Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14
Pretax Income 1,0471,2351,4711,5541,2431,1561,3571,4592651,063

Staples Inc Quarterly Data

Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14
Pretax Income 178-39819225215434131514812314
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