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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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Hello OCTperry,

Check out this TMF article, entitled "Your Company's Big, Fat Assets":

It should provide the color you're looking for on ROA, plus has a couple of links for further research. Good luck with your paper.

Fool on,
TMF DaddyO
(FYI: To search TMF content, go to the main page ( and type your keyword into the search box. In this instance, I just typed "ROA").
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