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Mercer International Inc's earnings per share without non-recurring items for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $0.14. Its earnings per share without non-recurring items for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $1.09.
During the past 12 months, Mercer International Inc's average earnings per share (NRI) Growth Rate was -32.70% per year. Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the EPS without NRI Growth Rate using Earnings per share without Non-Recurring Items (NRI) data.
During the past 13 years, Mercer International Inc's highest 3-Year average Earnings Per Share (NRI) Growth Rate was 123.00% per year. The lowest was -50.80% per year. And the median was -11.20% per year.
Mercer International Inc's diluted earnings per share (Diluted EPS) for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $0.14. Its diluted earnings per share (Diluted EPS) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $1.09.
Mercer International Inc's basic earnings per share (Basic EPS) for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $0.14. Its basic earnings per share (Basic EPS) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $1.09.
Earnings Per Share (EPS) is the single most important variable used by Wall Street in determining the earnings power of a company. But investors need to be aware that Earnings per Share can be easily manipulated by adjusting depreciation and amortization rate or non-recurring items. That's why GuruFocus lists Earnings per share without Non-Recurring Items, which better reflects the company's underlying performance.
Earnings Per Share without Non-Recurring Items is the amount of earnings without non-recurring items per outstanding share of the companys stock. In calculating earnings per share without non-recurring items, the dividends of preferred stocks and non-recurring items need to subtracted from the total net income first.
Mercer International Inc Earnings per share without Non-Recurring Items (NRI) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 0.25 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.37 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.33 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.14 (Mar. 2016 ) = $1.09
* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.
A non-recurring item refers to an entry that appears on a company's financial statements that is unlikely to happen again. It represents a one-time expense involving an unpredictable event and is not part of a firm's normal, day-to-day operations.
Compared with Earnings per share, a companys cash flow is better indicator of the companys earnings power.
If a companys earnings per share is less than cash flow per share over long term, investors need to be cautious and find out why.
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