Retained Earnings(R.E) Calculation, Formulas
Retained Earnings (R.E) Calculator
An online finance assesment tool to know how the company is growing with respect to its profit.
Retained Earnings (R.E) Formula
Retained Earnings Formula calculates the current period Retained Earning by adding previous period retained earnings to the Net Income
and then subtracting the dividends paid during the period.
Retained Earnings (R.E) Formula = Begining Period R.E + Net Income (Loss) - Cash Dividend - Stock Dividend
Beginning Period RE can be found in the Balance sheet under shareholders equity
Net Income or Loss can be taken from Profit and Loss Statement
Cash Dividend if paid any can be figured out from financing activity from cash flow statement