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Subject:  Return on Assets Date:  11/22/2003  7:26 PM
Author:  OCTperry Number:  1290 of 2244

I'm trying to write a paper on the financial statements of a German company (not that that's relevant). I am having a hard time understanding exactly what return on assets means. And it's specific difference from Return on Equity and Return on Investment. I have formulas for all three - but what does it all mean?!?!?!?!

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