Enter the stock sell price ($) and the stock purchase price ($) into the Return On Stocks Calculator. The calculator will evaluate and display the Return On Stocks.

## Return On Stocks Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the Return On Stocks.

ROS = (SP-PP) / PP * 100
• Where ROS is the Return On Stocks (%)
• SP is the stock sell price ($) • PP is the stock purchase price ($)

## How to Calculate Return On Stocks?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Return On Stocks.

Example Problem #1:

1. First, determine the stock sell price ($). • The stock sell price ($) is given as: 175.
2. Next, determine the stock purchase price ($). • The stock purchase price ($) is provided as: 60.
3. Finally, calculate the Return On Stocks using the equation above:

ROS = (SP-PP) / PP * 100

The values given above are inserted into the equation below and the solution is calculated:

ROS = (175-60) / 60 * 100 = 191.66 (%)

Example Problem #2:

For this problem, the variables needed are provided below:

stock sell price ($) = 80 stock purchase price ($) = 40

This example problem is a test of your knowledge on the subject. Use the calculator above to check your answer.

ROS = (SP-PP) / PP * 100 = ?