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BlackBerry Return-on-Tangible-Equity

: -7,200.00% (As of Feb. 2021)
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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. BlackBerry's annualized net income attributable to common stockholders for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2021 was $-1,260.0 Mil. BlackBerry's average shareholder tangible equity for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2021 was $17.5 Mil. Therefore, BlackBerry's annualized Return-on-Tangible-Equity for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2021 was -7,200.00%.

NYSE:BB' s Return-on-Tangible-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3189.58   Med: -14.34   Max: 33.86
Current: -874.59

-3189.58
33.86

During the past 13 years, BlackBerry's highest Return-on-Tangible-Equity was 33.86%. The lowest was -3,189.58%. And the median was -14.34%.

NYSE:BB's Return-on-Tangible-Equity is ranked lower than
99% of the 2039 Companies
in the Software industry.

( Industry Median: 9.76 vs. NYSE:BB: -874.59 )

BlackBerry Return-on-Tangible-Equity Historical Data

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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BlackBerry Annual Data
Feb12 Feb13 Feb14 Feb15 Feb16 Feb17 Feb18 Feb19 Feb20 Feb21
Return-on-Tangible-Equity Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only -106.12 34.39 11.89 -107.80 -3,619.67

BlackBerry Quarterly Data
May16 Aug16 Nov16 Feb17 May17 Aug17 Nov17 Feb18 May18 Aug18 Nov18 Feb19 May19 Aug19 Nov19 Feb20 May20 Aug20 Nov20 Feb21
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 -105.47 -1,378.86 -44.12 -276.60 -7,200.00

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


BlackBerry Return-on-Tangible-Equity Distribution

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



BlackBerry Return-on-Tangible-Equity Calculation

BlackBerry's annualized Return-on-Tangible-Equity for the fiscal year that ended in Feb. 2021 is calculated as

Return-on-Tangible-Equity=Net Income attributable to Common Stockholders/( (Total Tangible Equity+Total Tangible Equity)/ count )
(A: Feb. 2021 )  (A: Feb. 2020 )(A: Feb. 2021 )
=Net Income attributable to Common Stockholders/( (Total Stockholders Equity - Intangible Assets+Total Stockholders Equity - Intangible Assets )/ count )
(A: Feb. 2021 )  (A: Feb. 2020 )(A: Feb. 2021 )
=-1104/( (177+-116 )/ 2 )
=-1104/30.5
=-3,619.67 %

BlackBerry's annualized Return-on-Tangible-Equity for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2021 is calculated as

Return-on-Tangible-Equity=Net Income attributable to Common Stockholders/( (Total Tangible Equity+Total Tangible Equity)/ count )
(Q: Feb. 2021 )  (Q: Nov. 2020 )(Q: Feb. 2021 )
=Net Income attributable to Common Stockholders/( (Total Stockholders Equity - Intangible Assets+Total Stockholders Equity - Intangible Assets)/ count )
(Q: Feb. 2021 )  (Q: Nov. 2020 )(Q: Feb. 2021 )
=-1260/( (151+-116)/ 2 )
=-1260/17.5
=-7,200.00 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange 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 (Feb. 2021) net income attributable to common stockholders data. Return-on-Tangible-Equity is displayed in the 10-year financial page.


BlackBerry  (NYSE:BB) 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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