Cash earnings per share

Cash earnings per share


Cash earnings per share indicate the amount of operating cash flow per share. This ratio is similar to EPS. The only difference is that in this formula cash flow is used instead of net income. Cash earnings per share is a common indicator of a company's financial performance. Data to calculate this ratio is collected from the statement of retained earnings and cash flow statement.

Norms and limitations

The higher value of the ratio, the better.

High value indicates better performance of the company during the year (or other period).

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