SAP Profitability Analysis Concept Presentation enables you to evaluate market segments, which can be classified according to products, customers, orders or any combination of these, or strategic business units, such as sales organizations or business areas, with respect to your company’s profit or contribution margin.
The aim of the system is to provide your sales, marketing, product management and corporate planning departments with information to support internal accounting and decision‑making.
Two forms of Profitability Analysis are supported: costing-based and account-based.
Costing-based Profitability Analysis (CO-PA)
Costing-based Profitability Analysis is the form of profitability analysis that groups costs and revenues according to value fields and costing-based valuation approaches, both of which you can define yourself. It guarantees you access at all times to a complete, short-term profitability report.
Account-based Profitability Analysis (CO-PA)
Account-based Profitability Analysis is a form of profitability analysis organized in accounts and using an account-based valuation approach. The distinguishing characteristic of this form is its use of cost and revenue elements. It provides you with a profitability report that is permanently reconciled with financial accounting.
You can also use both of these types of CO‑PA simultaneously.
Profitability Analysis (CO-PA) Concept Document
This document explains about what all concepts are involved in Profitability Analysis (CO-PA). This presentation helps you to understand
- Functions in Profitability Analysis.
- Explain Profitability management in SAP.
- CO-PA structures and master data.
- Identify the source of actual values.
- Understand planning.
- Use the CO-PA information system.
SAP Profitability Analysis Concept Presentation is in the form of PPT. You may use this document for your self study and client demo. This readymade presentation helps you to make your client understand the potential of SAP Profitability Analysis (CO-PA) functionality.
This is a base level of document. If you are new to SAP Profitability Analysis (CO-PA) or you are working in other sap module (like SD, HR, MM, PP … etc). You will find this document very useful. This will make you understand SAP Profitability Analysis (CO-PA) very clearly and very quickly.