Performance Measurement

Strategy Driven

Supplementing profits with ROIC and revenue growth is a step in the right direction to ensure that the profits a business earns are actually creating value, not simply over-consuming capital that another company could better deploy. However, profits, ROIC, and revenue growth are backward looking. They don’t tell you how well the business is positioned for future growth and ROIC improvement. So while profits were rising and ROIC was high, market share was declining.


How Companies Can Use Investors to Their Advantage

Harvard Business

It would implement targets linked to shareholder value, including ROE and ROIC. It would enhance its governance structure, improving transparency in leadership appointment, adding more diversity to the board and installing a more effective system for evaluating executive management performance. Heini Wehrle/BIA/Minden Pictures/Getty Images. Most companies see investor relations as a one-way street.