Facebook Return On Equity vs. Profit Margin

Facebook Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 168.15  4.41  2.56%

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Facebook Inc Profit Margin vs. Return On Equity Fundamental Analysis

Facebook Inc is rated below average in return on equity category among related companies. It is rated below average in profit margin category among related companies fabricating about  1.64  of Profit Margin per Return On Equity.
Return on Equity or ROE tells company stockholders how effectually their money is being utilized or reinvested. It is a useful ratio when analyzing company profitability or the management effectiveness given the capital invested by the shareholders. ROE shows how effecently a company utilizes investments to generate income.
Return on Equity 
Net Income 
Total Equity 
23.86 %
For most industries Return on Equity between 10% and 30% are considered desirable to provide dividends to owners and have funds for future growth of the company. Investors should be very careful using ROE as the only efficiency indicator because ROE can be high if a company is heavily leveraged.
Profit Margin measures overall efficiency of a company and shows its ability to withstand competition as well as defend against adverse conditions such as rising costs, falling prices, decline in sales or management distress. Profit margin tells investors how well the company executes on its overall pricing strategies as well as how effective the company in controlling its costs.
Profit Margin 
Net Income 
39.20 %
In a nutshell, Profit Margin indicator shows the amount of money the company makes from total sales or revenue. It can provide a good insight into companies in the same sector, as well as help to identify trends of a company from year to year.


Profit Margin Comparison
  Profit Margin 
      Facebook Comparables 
Facebook is rated below average in profit margin category among related companies.
Facebook is rated below average in return on equity category among related companies.
Facebook, Inc. provides various products to connect and share through mobile devices, personal computers, and other surfaces worldwide. Facebook, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California. Facebook operates under Internet Information Providers classification in USA and traded on NASDAQ. It employs 25105 people. more
NameFacebook Inc
Founder, Chairman and CEOMark ZuckerbergView All
Thematic Classifications
Analyst Consensus
Piotroski F Score
Macroaxis Advice
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
CIK Number01326801.0
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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