Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:

· Think about some of the influences and measures of company performance that you read about this week.

· Explain the use of return on assets (ROA) and the price-to-earnings (PE) ratio in evaluating the performance of a company.

· Write about how to calculate ROA and PE ratio and how market conditions can affect these metrics.

· Share the ROA and PE ratio for a company you are familiar with. What do these metrics tell you about the financial health of the company?