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Dolby Laboratories Return-on-Tangible-Equity

: 14.17% (As of Jun. 2020)
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Return-on-Tangible-Equity is calculated as Net Income attributable to Common Stockholders divided by its average total shareholder tangible equity. Total shareholder tangible equity equals to Total Stockholders Equity minus Intangible Assets. Dolby Laboratories's annualized net income attributable to common stockholders for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2020 was $269 Mil. Dolby Laboratories's average shareholder tangible equity for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2020 was $1,899 Mil. Therefore, Dolby Laboratories's annualized Return-on-Tangible-Equity for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2020 was 14.17%.

NYSE:DLB' s Return-on-Tangible-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.39   Med: 14.45   Max: 26.49
Current: 13.5

2.39
26.49

During the past 13 years, Dolby Laboratories's highest Return-on-Tangible-Equity was 26.49%. The lowest was 2.39%. And the median was 14.45%.

NYSE:DLB's Return-on-Tangible-Equity is ranked higher than
66% of the 777 Companies
in the Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.32 vs. NYSE:DLB: 13.50 )

Dolby Laboratories Return-on-Tangible-Equity Historical Data

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

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Dolby Laboratories Annual Data
Sep10 Sep11 Sep12 Sep13 Sep14 Sep15 Sep16 Sep17 Sep18 Sep19
Return-on-Tangible-Equity Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 13.24 13.19 13.40 2.39 14.01

Dolby Laboratories Quarterly Data
Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20
Return-on-Tangible-Equity Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 8.74 9.81 10.79 19.21 14.17

Competitive Comparison
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Dolby Laboratories Return-on-Tangible-Equity Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Dolby Laboratories's Return-on-Tangible-Equity falls into.



Dolby Laboratories Return-on-Tangible-Equity Calculation

Dolby Laboratories's annualized Return-on-Tangible-Equity for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2019 is calculated as

Return-on-Tangible-Equity=Net Income attributable to Common Stockholders/( (Total Tangible Equity+Total Tangible Equity)/ count )
(A: Sep. 2019 )  (A: Sep. 2018 )(A: Sep. 2019 )
=Net Income attributable to Common Stockholders/( (Total Stockholders Equity - Intangible Assets+Total Stockholders Equity - Intangible Assets )/ count )
(A: Sep. 2019 )  (A: Sep. 2018 )(A: Sep. 2019 )
=255.151/( (1851.935+1791.631 )/ 2 )
=255.151/1821.783
=14.01 %

Dolby Laboratories's annualized Return-on-Tangible-Equity for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2020 is calculated as

Return-on-Tangible-Equity=Net Income attributable to Common Stockholders/( (Total Tangible Equity+Total Tangible Equity)/ count )
(Q: Jun. 2020 )  (Q: Mar. 2020 )(Q: Jun. 2020 )
=Net Income attributable to Common Stockholders/( (Total Stockholders Equity - Intangible Assets+Total Stockholders Equity - Intangible Assets)/ count )
(Q: Jun. 2020 )  (Q: Mar. 2020 )(Q: Jun. 2020 )
=269.14/( (1863.163+1935.604)/ 2 )
=269.14/1899.3835
=14.17 %

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

In the calculation of annual Return-on-Tangible-Equity, the net income attributable to common stockholders of the last fiscal year and the average total shareholder tangible equity over the fiscal year are used. In calculating the quarterly data, the net income attributable to common stockholders data used here is four times the quarterly (Jun. 2020) net income attributable to common stockholders data. Return-on-Tangible-Equity is displayed in the 10-year financial page.


Dolby Laboratories  (NYSE:DLB) Return-on-Tangible-Equity Explanation

Return-on-Tangible-Equity measures the rate of return on the ownership interest (shareholder's tangible equity) of the common stock owners. It measures a firm's efficiency at generating profits from every unit of shareholders' tangible equity (shareholders equity minus intangibles). Return-on-Tangible-Equity shows how well a company uses investment funds to generate earnings growth. Return-on-Tangible-Equitys between 15% and 20% are considered desirable.


Be Aware

Net income attributable to common stockholders is used.

Because a company can increase its Return-on-Tangible-Equity by having more financial leverage, it is important to watch the leverage ratio when investing in high Return-on-Tangible-Equity companies. Like Return-on-Tangible-Asset, Return-on-Tangible-Equity is calculated with only 12 months data. Fluctuations in company's earnings or business cycles can affect the ratio drastically. It is important to look at the ratio from a long term perspective.

Asset light businesses require very few assets to generate very high earnings. Their Return-on-Tangible-Equitys can be extremely high.


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