Concept #1: Ratios: Earnings Per Share (EPS)
Practice: MoneyCo had sales revenue and net income during the current year of $500,000 and $60,000, respectively. The total amount of stockholders’ equity was $600,000, and common shares outstanding were 120,000 all year. What is MoneyCo’s earnings per share?
Practice: Tougher Company’s current year income statement showed an EPS of $1.25 per share. If total common equity totaled $600,000 (40,000 common shares) and preferred dividends were $10,000 (10,000 preferred shares), what was net income during the period?