Earnings per share – EPS

Earnings per share (EPS) is calculated as a company’s profit divided by the outstanding shares of its common stock. The resulting number serves as an indicator of a company’s profitability. It is common for a company to report EPS that is adjusted for extraordinary items and potential share dilution. The higher a company’s EPS, the more profitable it is considered—Read more at Investopedia. Chen, James. “Earnings Per Share – EPS Definition.” 14 July 2019.