Earnings per Share Growth %, Last Year

What is the definition of EPS Gwth % (Last Year)?

Earnings per share growth is defined as the percentage change in normalised earnings per share over the previous 12 month period to the latest year end. It gives a good picture of the rate at which a company has grown its profitability.


Stockopedia explains EPS Gwth % (Last Year)...

Stocks with higher earnings-per-share growth rates are generally more desirable than those with slower earnings-per-share growth rates.

One of the important differences vs. net-income growth rates is that EPS growth reflects the dilution that occurs from new stock issuance, the exercise of employee stock options, warrants, convertible securities, and share repurchases.