Year over Year

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Year over Year

The measure of performance in one year compared to a different year, especially the most recent one. This is done so that growth or decline might be measured without having to account for seasonal variance. For example, one might compare sales in 2009 to those in 2008. If a company sold 1 million widgets in 2008 and 1.25 million in 2009, this indicates 25% growth in sales, and is a positive sign for investors.
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A year-to-year comparison of recently released unemployment data from the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD) shows the July 2019 statewide seasonally adjusted rate of 3.5 percent matches the figure from the same month a year ago.
Producer prices had increased in May by 0.7% in year-to-year comparison (+2.7% less energy and foods).
Chairman and CEO Peter R Chase noted that the effect of the sale of Chase EMS during fiscal 2010 complicates the year-to-year comparison.
For the year-to-year comparison, If's profits for the Baltic region rose 30 percent for the first half of 2009.
KATV's year-to-year comparison grew from a 10/24, while KTHV stayed about the same.
in year-to-year comparison the value has risen by 5.2%.
Revenue declines by 6.5% from EUR 5.8 billion to EUR 5.4 billion in a year-to-year comparison of first six months EBITDA falls by 21% from EUR 892 million to EUR 705 million (adjusted EBITDA declines by 6.6% from EUR 755 million to EUR 705 million; adjusted EBITDA margin remains constant at 13% EBIT drops by 35.9% from EUR 575 million to EUR 369 million (adjusted EBIT goes down by 16.3% from EUR 450 million to EUR 376 million); adjusted EBIT margin declines slightly from 7.8% to 7.0%.
In a year-to-year comparison, it increased its revenue by 4.1% from EUR 5.6 billion to EUR 5.8 billion.
From April 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012, the Group s revenue was EUR 8.7 billion, a moderate drop of 2.5% (EUR 8.9 billion in 2011/12) in a year-to-year comparison. At EUR 1.05 billion, the operating result (EBITDA) for the first three quarters was 5.9% below the previous year s figure of EUR 1.12 billion; this corresponds to an EBITDA margin of 12.2% (previous year: 12.6%).
Nevertheless, the numbers are valid for year-to-year comparisons.
No year-to-year comparisons were available because it was the first time for the company to release earnings results for the April-December period.
Sega did not provide year-to-year comparisons because it is the first time the company has reported quarterly earnings results.