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Factors Influencing The Companies‘ Profitability


  • Camelia Burja

    (‘1 Decemrie 1918‘ University of Alba Iulia)


The information about company performance, especially about its profitability,is useful in substantiating managerial decisions regarding potential changes in the economicresources that the company will be able to control in the future. This objective aims achievingsuperior economic results that will increase the company‘s competitiveness and will satisfythe shareholders‘ interests. The paper presents some company performance analysis models,which highlight the influencing factors. The models are based on regression analysis, and theobtained results emphasize the strong connection between the profitability of the analyzedcompany expresses through Return on assets and the management of available resources.

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  • Camelia Burja, 2011. "Factors Influencing The Companies‘ Profitability," Annales Universitatis Apulensis Series Oeconomica, Faculty of Sciences, "1 Decembrie 1918" University, Alba Iulia, vol. 2(13), pages 1-3.
  • Handle: RePEc:alu:journl:v:2:y:2011:i:13:p:3

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    1. Iuliana-Ioana Purcarea & Ion Stancu, 2008. "The Influence Of R&D Policy On Performance Of The Companies Listed With Bucharest Stock Exchange (Through Intangible Assets)," Theoretical and Applied Economics, Asociatia Generala a Economistilor din Romania - AGER, vol. 11(11(528)(s), pages 293-298, November.
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    1. Katarína Čulková & Adriana Csikósová & Jaroslav Janek, 2013. "Planning In Conditions Of Slovak Republic Companies," Annales Universitatis Apulensis Series Oeconomica, Faculty of Sciences, "1 Decembrie 1918" University, Alba Iulia, vol. 1(15), pages 1-13.
    2. Sorana VĂTAVU, 2015. "Determinants of Return on Assets in Romania: a Principal Component Analysis," Timisoara Journal of Economics and Business, West University of Timisoara, Romania, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, vol. 8(1s), pages 32-47, February.
    3. Botoc Claudiu, 2013. "Profitability - Capital Structure Trade Off: Case Of Publicly Romanian Companies," Annals of Faculty of Economics, University of Oradea, Faculty of Economics, vol. 1(1), pages 969-975, July.
    4. repec:spd:journl:v:68:y:2018:i:1:p:43-58 is not listed on IDEAS

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    financial statements; regression analysis; performance; resource management;

    JEL classification:

    • D24 - Microeconomics - - Production and Organizations - - - Production; Cost; Capital; Capital, Total Factor, and Multifactor Productivity; Capacity
    • M48 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics - - Accounting - - - Government Policy and Regulation


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