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Net margin is calculated as net income divided by its revenue. Westlake Chemical Corporation's net income for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $171 Mil. Westlake Chemical Corporation's revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $952 Mil. Therefore, Westlake Chemical Corporation's net margin for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was 17.97%.
Net margin - also known as net profit margin is the ratio of Net Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.
Westlake Chemical Corporation's Net Margin for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as
Westlake Chemical Corporation's Net Margin for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as
* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.
Although Net Income and Earnings-per-Share (EPS) are the most widely used parameter in measuring a companys 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.
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