Business / Taxes / Earnings: In the case of an individual, earnings include salary and other compensation for work you do, as well as interest, dividends, and increases in the value of your investments. From a corporate perspective, earnings are profits, or net income, after the company has paid income taxes and bond interest.
Earnings Noun Synonyms: wages, salary, income, compensation, pay, stipend, emolument, proceeds, return, revenue, yield, takings, take
Business / Accounting / Retained Earnings: The portion of a corporation's owners' equity that has been earned from profitable operations and not distributed to stockholders. MORE
Business / Finance / Reported Earnings: Net income (after deducting preferred dividends) per common share. Fiscal year earnings are adjusted to calendar year earnings by combining the four fiscal quarterly earnings which most closely corres MORE
Business / Finance / Earnings Yield: Positive or negative differences from the consensus forecast of earnings by institutions such as First Call or IBES Negative earnings surprises generally have a greater adverse effect on stock prices MORE
Business / Taxes / Earnings Estimate: Professional stock analysts use mathematical models that weigh companies' financial data to predict their future earnings per share on a quarterly, annual, and long-term basis. Investment research com MORE
Business / Finance / Retained Earnings Statement: A statement of all transactions affecting the balance of a company's retained earnings account. MORE