CFOs: Higher Input Costs Will Persist
Some companies are taking aggressive action to pass on at least some of the abnormal cost increases to customers.
Shopping Shifts Squeeze Target Profit in Q1
The retailer's sales jumped 11.3% but margins were pressured as consumers switched to e-commerce amid the coronavirus crisis.
How to Know When Better Profit Margins Aren’t Better
At some point, cost cutting and higher prices can hinder growth and destroy value.
Rite Aid Posts 22% Revenue Increase
But the drugstore chain's same store-sales fell short of estimates in part due to the introduction of low-margin generic drugs.
Robust Risk Management May Lift Margins
Companies with the most developed and proactive approaches to risk management were more likely to have increasing profit margins, a PwC study found.