The share of income paid in the form of dividends is a way of measuring the share of a company’s profits that is paid out to investors in the form of dividends over a set period (usually within a year), and does not go to the development of the company. In general, old and established companies have higher dividend ratios – their earnings levels have already risen significantly, while companies with lower dividend ratios are young companies with rapidly growing potential. To calculate the proportion of a company’s earnings paid out in dividends over a given period, use either Dividends Paid/Net Income or Annual Dividends Per Share/Net Earnings Per Share, which are equivalent. Continue reading
Typically, business owners are interested in two interrelated indicators: revenue and profit. Revenue shows how much the company has earned, and profit shows how much is left after deducting expenses.
Most likely, if the revenue is higher, then the profit will be higher. The opposite also works: if revenue falls, then the same will happen with profit. And everything would be very simple if there was a direct relationship between the indicators. But no: revenue can sink quite a bit, and this will lead to big losses. Continue reading
What is a fast payment system
This is an instant transfer service from the Bank of Russia. The recipient for the transfer provides some kind of identifier. Most often it is a phone number. SBP works only between banks that have connected to the service. The list of banks can be viewed on the website of the service.
In short, SBP allows you to transfer money quickly and without commission between different banks. But this requires that the participants of the translation be connected to the service. The system works between all major Russian banks. Continue reading