A public company’s value can be calculated by different approaches depending on the data available and is often shared through quarterly or annual reports or financial statements.
If you were a manager for the Fortune 500 company studied in our class, you may be asked to present how the company uses performance metrics in corporate valuation. Consider how you would present return on equity (ROE) and earnings per share (EPS) to a senior management group. Review and discuss the Fortune 500 companies’ ROE and EPS. What do these results say about the company?