Zacks.com featured highlights include: GFF, LAKE, FSI, QFIN and ROCK

For Immediate Release

Chicago, IL – September 21, 2020 – Stocks in this week’s article are

Griffon Corp.

GFF

,

Lakeland Industries, Inc.

LAKE

,

Flexible Solutions International Inc.

FSI

,

360 Finance, Inc.

QFIN

and

Gibraltar Industries, Inc.

ROCK

.



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Investors prefer to put their money into businesses that reap profits on a regular basis. In order to gauge the extent of profits, there is no better metric than the net profit margin.

A higher net margin reflects the company’s efficiency in converting sales into actual profits.


Net Profit Margin = Net profit/Sales

* 100.

In simple terms, net profit is the amount a company retains after deducting all costs, interest, depreciation, taxes and other expenses. In fact, net profit margin can turn out to be a potent point of reference to gauge the strength of a company’s operations and its cost-control measures.

Also, higher net profit is essential for rewarding stakeholders. Further, strength in the metric not only attracts investors but also draws well-skilled employees who eventually enhance a business’ value.

Moreover, a higher net profit margin compared with its peers provides the company a competitive edge.


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