(Income) Loss from Affiliates

Metadata

  • Id: is_inc_loss_affil
  • Type: fundamentals
  • Subtype: income_statement
  • Units: currency
  • Decimal Points: 0
  • Currency Convertible: Yes
  • Tags: “income from affiliates”, “loss from affiliates”, “equity income”, “equity loss”, “share of net income of affiliates”

Description

(Income) Loss from Affiliates is the amount of profit or loss that a company recognizes from its investments in other companies that it does not control but has significant influence over. This line item reflects the company’s share of the net income or loss of the affiliates, adjusted for any amortization, impairment, or dividends. A company typically accounts for its investments in affiliates using the equity method.