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Business Ratios and Norms


Business ratios and norms are used to measure financial and operational performance of industries and firms.  For descriptions, formulas and guidance on using commonly applied ratios consult one of the following books or search our catalog for the subject "ratio analysis" or keyword "financial ratio" or "business ratio."

Ratio Calculators

Industry Ratios & Norms

Company Ratios & Norms

  • S&P NetAdvantage
  • Mergent Profitability, debt, liquidity and asset managment ratios included in financials going back 10 years.
  • Morningstar Historical profitability,  efficiency and valuation ratios.
  • Reuters Current snapshot of company & industry ratios.
  • Yahoo! Finance  Current snapshot of industry and company ratios reported as statistics.
  • ValueLine Some historical ratios.

lhauck Linda Hauck
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Last Modified: Wednesday, February 19th, 2014