Essay on Dupont System Analysis
Ratio Analysis of SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS
Full name: Cao Thi Thanh Huyen
ID Number: FB00038
DuPont Analysis of SAMSUNG 2009
( in thousands of US dollars)
Cost of Goods sold
Net profit after taxes $
Net Profit Margin
Return on Assets (ROA)
Total Asset Turnover divided by
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Ratio Analysis for Samsung electronics in three consecutive years.
From 2009 to 2011, net profit margin of Samsung Electronics experienced a remarkable change.
As can be seen clearly from the table, 2009 seemed to be the gloomiest year for Samsung Electronics when this ratio was the least. In fact, it was, Samsung experienced the most severe loss as an inevitable trend in 2009 after posting its first loss ever in the first quarter of the year.
To be more specific, sales at Samsung- the world biggest manufacturer of memory chips and liquid crystal displays- plummeted dramatically, reported an operating loss of $674 million for the October- December period, more than twice expected by economic specialists. Revenues of chips division declined by 18% from June- September quarter, and LCD sales fell 12%.The reasons, in my opinion, can be easily found out, because of no improvement in the