Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO)
Return on Capital (ROC)
Return on capital (ROC) is after tax rate of return on net business assets. ROIC is unaffected by changes in interest rates or company’s debt and equity structure. It measures business productivity performance.
Return on Invested Capital (ROIC)
Cisco Systems Inc., ROIC calculation
|Jul 27, 2019||Jul 28, 2018||Jul 29, 2017||Jul 30, 2016||Jul 25, 2015||Jul 26, 2014|
|Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)|
|Net operating profit after taxes (NOPAT)1|
Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2019-09-05), 10-K (filing date: 2018-09-06), 10-K (filing date: 2017-09-07), 10-K (filing date: 2016-09-08), 10-K (filing date: 2015-09-08), 10-K (filing date: 2014-09-09).
1 NOPAT. See details »
2 Invested capital. See details »
3 2019 Calculation
ROIC = 100 × NOPAT ÷ Invested capital
= 100 × ÷ =
|Performance ratio||Description||The company|
|ROIC||A measure of the periodic, after tax, cash-on-cash yield earned in the business.||Cisco Systems Inc.’s ROIC deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 but then improved from 2018 to 2019 not reaching 2017 level.|