Looking at Company Financial Statements and Ratios: Gross Profit Margin, Profit Margin, and Operating Margin

In Part 1 of our series on Understanding Financial Statements and Ratios, we look at the income statement and the ratios that compare income to expenses: Gross Profit Margin, Profit Margin, and Operating Margin. We’ll use compare 2 titans within the same industry and look at how they compare over time.