Sales Growth Rate
Sales growth rate formula
What is the sales growth rate and, what does it tell you?
The sales growth rate is the percent growth sales of a company compared to the previous quarter or year.
What does it mean by a higher sales growth rate?
Sales growth shows an increase in sales over a specific period. This is a good sign for investors to consider the company for investing.
What does it mean by a lower sales growth rate?
A low sales growth rate indicates that the company’s sales are not increasing much during the period.
How to use the sales growth rate?
Shares of a company with a higher sales growth rate may be a good choice for investors to invest in. It will be a plus mark if the sales growth rate is increasing with the year.
Risk of using sales growth rate and when not to use the sales growth rate
The sales growth rate is only considering sales of the company, and it does not consider anything about the company's debt. So it doesn’t rely only on the sales growth rate. Always use multiple indicators when you make decisions.
So never take decisions by only looking at sales growth rate. Always analyze as possible by considering different factors like other ratios and business news. Always try to use multiple ratios combinedly to get a more clear picture of a company.