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Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc (NAS:NEPT)
Net Margin
6.13% (As of Feb. 2016)

Net margin is calculated as net income divided by its revenue. Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's net income for the three months ended in Feb. 2016 was $0.45 Mil. Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Feb. 2016 was $7.27 Mil. Therefore, Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's net margin for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2016 was 6.13%.

NEPT' s Net Margin Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -185.54   Max: 3.09
Current: -33

-185.54
3.09
NEPT's Net Margin is ranked higher than
59% of the 734 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -76.14 vs. NEPT: -33.00 )

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.

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's Net Margin for the fiscal year that ended in Feb. 2016 is calculated as

Net Margin=Net Income (A: Feb. 2016 )/Revenue (A: Feb. 2016 )
=-5.41422048271/16.4035659926
=-33.01 %

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's Net Margin for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2016 is calculated as

Net Margin=Net Income (Q: Feb. 2016 )/Revenue (Q: Feb. 2016 )
=0.445749075886/7.26969631079
=6.13 %

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

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc Annual Data

May06May07May08Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13Feb14Feb15Feb16
netmargin -12.82-32.94-46.62-12.123.09-24.00-64.84-85.35-185.54-33.01

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc Quarterly Data

Nov13Feb14May14Aug14Nov14Feb15May15Aug15Nov15Feb16
netmargin -196.895.35-126.88-485.13-28.15-229.30-163.92-42.83-32.176.13
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