How does Sageworks calculate the top/bottom 20% in the Industry Data with Company Comparison report?
What is the Company Comparison report?
Sageworks Industry Data with Company Comparison is a report the provides an analysis of real time industry figures and client financial ratios. The report will compare the business against the most recent 12 months, the past completed year, and all years of real time data. The data can be mined to fit specific company characteristics.
How does Sageworks calculate the top and bottom 20%?
After outliers have been removed, Sageworks will sort the data from highest to lowest. The 20%s will be calculated from the list and any ratio falling in the sections will be flagged top/bottom 20% with appropriate logic.