Earnings per share

Earnings per share - items just described earnings per...

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Earnings per share Corporations are also required to report earnings per share on the income statement.  Earnings per  share  represents the amount of earnings related to one share of common stock. There are two types  of earnings per share, basic earnings per share and diluted earnings per share. If applicable, both  types of earnings per share must be reported. In addition, if the corporation has any of the special 
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Unformatted text preview: items just described, earnings per share must be reported for income from continuing operations, each special item, and net income. If no preferred stock is outstanding, basic earnings per share is calculated by dividing net income by weighted average number of common shares outstanding for the period....
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