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E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co (NYSE:DD)
Net Margin
0.04% (As of Sep. 2016)

Net margin is calculated as net income divided by its revenue. E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co's net income for the six months ended in Sep. 2016 was $2 Mil. E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co's revenue for the six months ended in Sep. 2016 was $4,901 Mil. Therefore, E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co's net margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was 0.04%.

DD' s Net Margin Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.3   Max: 16.51
Current: 7.91

6.3
16.51
DD's Net Margin is ranked higher than
68% of the 219 Companies
in the Global Agricultural Inputs industry.

( Industry Median: 3.86 vs. DD: 7.91 )

Definition

Net margin - also known as net profit margin is the ratio of Net Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co's Net Margin for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Net Margin=Net Income (A: Dec. 2015 )/Revenue (A: Dec. 2015 )
=1953/25827
=7.56 %

E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co's Net Margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

Net Margin=Net Income (Q: Sep. 2016 )/Revenue (Q: Sep. 2016 )
=2/4901
=0.04 %

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


Explanation

Although Net Income and Earnings-per-Share (EPS) are the most widely used parameter in measuring a company’s profitability and valuation, it is the least reliable. The reason is that reported earnings can be manipulated easily by adjusting any numbers such as Depreciation, Depletion and Amotorization and non-recurring items.

But the long term trend of the net margin is a good indicator of the competitiveness and health of the business.


Related Terms

Net Income, Revenue, Cost of Goods Sold, Selling, General, & Admin. Expense, Research & Development, Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization, Interest Expense, Non-Recurring Items, Tax Expense


Historical Data

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

E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
netmargin 10.8610.176.306.4210.4910.347.8016.5112.217.56

E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co Semi-Annual Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
netmargin 10.586.9110.7112.8312.744.73-4.6515.7614.340.04
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