Toward a Comprehensive Understanding of Financial Ratios' Impact on Profitability: A Study of Cigarette Companies Listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange (2015-2017)


  • Agung Zulfikri Universitas Telkom



Current Ratio (CR), Debt to Asset Ratio (DAR), Debt to Equity Ratio (DER), Profitability Cigarette Companies, Indonesia Stock Exchange


This study aims to determine the extent of the influence of Current ratio (CR), Debt to asset ratio (DAR), and Debt to equity ratio (DER) on profitability. This research was conducted on cigarette companies listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange for the period 2015-2017. The sampling method used was purposive sampling method with a total sample of 4 observations. The data used is secondary data in the form of audited financial reports registered and published by the Indonesia Stock Exchange through the website The analytical method used in this research is multiple linear regression analysis with the SPSS Statistics 24 tool. A descriptive statistical test is used to describe the data in the study, classical assumption test is used to test the existence of bias estimates. The results of this study indicate that DAR and DER have no effect on profitability while CR partially affect profitability. Simultaneous results, namely CR, DAR, and DER affect profitability. CR, DAR, and DER affect profitability by 0.541 or 54.1%, while the remaining 45.9% is influenced by other variables not examined.


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How to Cite

Zulfikri, A. (2023). Toward a Comprehensive Understanding of Financial Ratios’ Impact on Profitability: A Study of Cigarette Companies Listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange (2015-2017). Eastasouth Proceeding of Economics and Business, 1(1), 28–35.