Join us Thursday 4/24 at 2pm Central Time, as we focus on the valuation range for Ford (F). Register here. HIDE

CA (CA)

Add to Watchlists
Create an Alert
30.54 -0.07  -0.23% NASDAQ Apr 24, 3:10PM BATS Real time Currency in USD

CA Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly):

85.64% for Dec. 31, 2013

View 4,000+ financial data types

View Full Chart

CA Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Chart

Export Data
Save Image

CA Historical Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Data

Export Data Date Range:
Viewing of   First  Previous First  Previous   Next  Last Next   Last
Data for this Date Range  
Dec. 31, 2013 85.64%
Sept. 30, 2013 85.88%
June 30, 2013 85.90%
March 31, 2013 85.93%
Dec. 31, 2012 86.28%
Sept. 30, 2012 86.37%
June 30, 2012 86.46%
March 31, 2012 86.03%
Dec. 31, 2011 87.33%
Sept. 30, 2011 86.50%
June 30, 2011 86.67%
March 31, 2011 86.61%
Dec. 31, 2010 86.80%
Sept. 30, 2010 87.04%
June 30, 2010 87.09%
March 31, 2010 89.24%
Dec. 31, 2009 87.61%
Sept. 30, 2009 84.54%
June 30, 2009 87.36%
March 31, 2009 Upgrade
   
Dec. 31, 2008 Upgrade
Sept. 30, 2008 Upgrade
June 30, 2008 Upgrade
March 31, 2008 Upgrade
Dec. 31, 2007 Upgrade
Sept. 30, 2007 Upgrade
June 30, 2007 Upgrade
March 31, 2007 Upgrade
Dec. 31, 2006 Upgrade
Sept. 30, 2006 Upgrade
June 30, 2006 Upgrade
March 31, 2006 Upgrade
Dec. 31, 2005 Upgrade
Sept. 30, 2005 Upgrade
June 30, 2005 Upgrade
March 31, 2005 Upgrade
Dec. 31, 2004 Upgrade
Sept. 30, 2004 Upgrade
June 30, 2004 Upgrade
March 31, 2004 Upgrade

There is no data for the selected date range.

An error occurred. Please try again by refreshing your browser or contact us with details of your problem.

About Gross Profit Margin

A gross profit margin is the difference between sales and the cost of goods sold divided by revenue. This represents the percentage of each dollar of a company's revenue available after accounting for cost of goods sold.

If a company produces phones and earns $32 million in sales but pays $24 million for the items sold, then the company's gross profit margin would be ($32M - $24M) / $32M = 25 percent.

Cutting costs result in higher gross profit margins. If a company sells phones for 500 dollars and the cost of the producing the phone is $250, the current gross profit margin is 50 percent ((500-250)/500). If the company is able to reduce production costs from $250 to $200, the gross profit margin is 60 percent ((500-200)/500).

Note : Profit margins are very dependent on sector. Companies that sell bland potato chips may not have very high margins, but will sell a sizable quantity of potato chips. A company that sells consulting services will likely have higher profit margins, but sell lower quantities.
Learn More

Get data for
Advertisement

CA Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Benchmarks

Companies
IBM 46.89%
Hewlett-Packard 22.80%
Oracle 81.99%

CA Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 84.54% Sep 2009
Maximum 89.24% Mar 2010
Average 86.59%
Advertisement

Already registered? Click here to sign in.

Access watchlists and custom data alerts.
Start your free account.

required
required
required
required
required
Get Started Now
document.write('');

{{root.upsell.info.feature_headline}}.
Upgrade to {{root.upsell.info.tier_name}}. Start Your YCharts Membership. Start your {{root.upsell.info.tier_name}} Membership

{{root.upsell.info.feature_description}}

{{root.upsell.info.is_upgrade ? "Upgrade Now" : "Get Started Now"}}

Already a YCharts Member? Already a {{root.upsell.info.tier_name}} Member? Sign in here.