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Earnings Per Share Calculator for Calculating Stock EPS Ratio

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Earnings Per Share Calculator

This investing calculator will calculate a stock's earnings per share ratio given the company's net income, preferred dividends paid, and the average number of common shares outstanding. The Learn tab includes brief answers to:

  • What is EPS?
  • What is meant by diluted EPS?
  • Earning per share hidden data.
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Selected Data Record:

A Data Record is a set of calculator entries that are stored in your web browser's Local Storage. If a Data Record is currently selected in the "Data" tab, this line will list the name you gave to that data record. If no data record is selected, or you have no entries stored for this calculator, the line will display "None".

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Net income:Net income:Net income:Net income:

Net income:

Enter the net income reported by the company using numeric characters only (no currency sign or commas).

Divs pd:Pref divs paid:Preferred dividends paid:Preferred dividends paid:

Preferred dividends paid:

Enter the dollar amount of the dividends paid on preferred stocks using only numeric characters 0-9, and a decimal point if applicable.

Avg shrs:Avg shares out:Average shares outstanding:Average common shares outstanding:

Average common shares outstanding:

Enter the number of common shares outstanding. Preferably, this should be the weighted average. Clicking on the link on this line open the Weighted Average Shares Outstanding Calculator in a new window. If the company has any convertible securities, be sure to include those in your entry (fully diluted earnings per share).

EPS ratio:EPS ratio:Earnings per share ratio:Earnings per share ratio:

Earnings per share ratio:

Based on your entries, this is the earnings per share (EPS) ratio of the stock you are investigating. You can now use this figure to calculate the company's P/E Ratio. You can also use the earnings per share ratio to compare a company's earnings with previous years' earnings (to see how earnings are trending), as well as to forecast future earnings growth.

If you would like to save the current entries to the secure database, tap or click on the Data tab, select "New Data Record", give the data record a name, then tap or click the Save button. To save changes to previously saved entries, simply tap the Save button. Please select and "Clear" any data records you no longer need.

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Help and Tools

Help and Tools:

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Instructions: Click this tab for step-by-step instructions for using the calculator.

Terms: Click this tab for a list of the descriptions that are located within each popup help button (info icons).

PCalc: Click this tab for a handy "pocket" calculator you can use when you need to calculate an entry needed for the calculator.

Data: Click this tab to save a set of entries or a note in between visits. Entries and notes will be stored to your web browser's local storage (if supported by your browser of choice), meaning they can only be recalled with the same device and web browser you were using when you saved them. If you'd like to save entries and notes between devices you can do so by subscribing to the Ad-Free Member Version.



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