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Meaning of "P/E ratio" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF P/E RATIO

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WHAT DOES P/E RATIO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Price–earnings ratio

The price-to-earnings ratio, or P/E ratio, is an equity valuation multiple. It is defined as market price per share divided by annual earnings per share.

Definition of P/E ratio in the English dictionary

The definition of P/E ratio in the dictionary is price-earnings ratio.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE P/E RATIO

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WORDS THAT END LIKE P/E RATIO

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Synonyms and antonyms of P/E ratio in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translator English - Chinese

P / E比率
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Relación P / E
570 millions of speakers

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P/E ratio
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पी / ई अनुपात
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

P / E نسبة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Р / Е
278 millions of speakers

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P / E ratio
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পি / ই রেশিও
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Translator English - French

P / E ratio
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Nisbah P / E
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Translator English - German

P / E-Verhältnis
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Translator English - Japanese

株価収益率
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P / E 비율
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P / E rasio
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P / E
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பி / இ விகிதம்
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पी / ई गुणोत्तर
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Translator English - Turkish

P / E oranı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

P / E ratio
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Translator English - Polish

Wskaźnik P / E
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Translator English - Ukrainian

Р / Е
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P E raport /
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P / E ratio
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P / V-verhouding
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P / E-tal
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Translator English - Norwegian

P / E ratio
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «P/E RATIO»

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Understanding Financial Management: A Practical Guide
Earnings multiplier model (P/E) ratio The most commonly used multiple to estimate the value of common stock is the price-to- earnings (P/E) multiple. We show how to use the constant growth DDM to develop an earnings multiplier model for a ...
H. Kent Baker, Gary Powell, 2009
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Stock Investing For Dummies
A stock screening tool lets you plug in numbers such as sales or earnings and ratios such as the P/E ratio or the debt to equity ratio and then click! Up come stocks that fit your criteria. This is a good starting point for serious investors. Check out ...
Paul Mladjenovic, 2005
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Fundamentals of Financial Management
To provide a starting point for gauging a company's relative valuation, analysts often look at a company's price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio. Return to the COMPANY OVERVIEW page. Here you can see XOM's forward P/E ratio, which uses XOM's  ...
Eugene F. Brigham, Joel F. Houston, 2009
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Accounting For Dummies
The P/E ratio gives you an idea of how much you're paying in the current price for stock shares for each dollar of earnings (the net income being earned by the business). Remember that earnings prop up the market value of stock shares.
John A. Tracy, 2011
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Introduction to Corporate Finance
Now, divide both sides of this equation by E1 to obtain the following: P0___ d _____ E 1 rg On the left-hand side is the P/E ratio using next period's earnings. Notice that if the value of g increases, so does the P/E ratio. That provides some ...
William Megginson, Scott Smart, 2008
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Finance
The P/E ratio is widely accepted as a determinant of the long-term return on the stock. Note that the P/E ratio is the inverse of an earning yield: P/E = lKE/P) Although theP/£ ratio is a popular and useful indicator, an analyst should be cautious ...
Ehsan Nikbakht, 2006
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Financial Management
Dividing both the sides by El, we get: (7.30) Equation (7.30) indicates that the factors that determine the P/E ratio are: • The dividend payout ratio, (1-b) • The required rate of return, r • The expected growth rate, ROE x b P/E Ratio and ...
Prasanna Chandra, 2008
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Financial Reporting and Analysis: Using Financial Accounting ...
The price/earnings (P/E) ratio expresses the relationship between the market price of a share of common stock and that stock's current earnings per share. Compute the P/E ratio as follows: Market Price per Share Price/Earnings Ratio ...
Charles Gibson, 2008
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Investment Intelligence from Insider Trading
chased if its P/E ratio is 10 in 1980 rather than 12 in 1988. Hence ABC would be a low P/E firm in 1980 and high P/E firm in 1988. We will use this classification technique to illustrate the predictive ability of the absolute P/E ratios. If an investor  ...
Hasan Nejat Seyhun, 2000
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Essentials of Managerial Finance
Many analysts consider the P/E ratio, or earnings multiplier, to be a good indicator of the value of a stock in relative terms. TheP/E ratiomentioned here is the same as that P/E ratio described in Chapter 2; it is computed by dividing the current ...
Scott Besley, Eugene Brigham, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «P/E RATIO»

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Weekly CEO Sells Highlight: Regions Financial Corp, Netflix Inc …
Netflix Inc has a market cap of $46.58 billion; its shares were traded at around $109.34 with a P/E ratio of 246.30 and P/S ratio of 7.76. Netflix ... «GuruFocus.com, Jul 15»
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Low P/E Suggests Higher Returns Ahead: FedEx Corporation …
The Forward Price to Earnings (PE) Ratio is similar to the price to earnings ratio. While a regular P/E ratio is a current stock price over it's ... «Wall Street Observer, Jul 15»
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Stocks With Low Forward P/E: Credit Suisse Group AG (ADR …
The P/E ratio is 16.24. LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) recently closed at market price of $90.37 with a 1 year price target of $112.28. «Wall Street Observer, Jul 15»
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Stocks With Singe P/E Ratios: EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), PNC …
The P/E ratio stood at 13.64, below a peak of $100.25. Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF) is up +12.53% over 12 months and trades at ... «Wall Street Observer, Jul 15»
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Stocks With Singe P/E Ratios: BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK), Hewlett …
The P/E ratio is 12.31. Statoil ASA (ADR) (NYSE:STO) recently closed at market price of $16.71 with a 1 year price target of $21.34. «Wall Street Observer, Jul 15»
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Bargain Hunting: Low P/E Ratio Stocks: Valeant Pharmaceuticals …
The Forward Price to Earnings (PE) Ratio is similar to the price to earnings ratio. While a regular P/E ratio is a current stock price over it's ... «Wall Street Observer, Jul 15»
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Paul Tudor Jones' Undervalued Stocks Trading With Low P/E Ratio
Paul Tudor Jones (Trades, Portfolio) is the president and founder of Tudor Investment Corporation which is the group of affiliated entities ... «GuruFocus.com, Jul 15»
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You may like these low forward P/E stocks: Union Pacific …
The P/E ratio stood at 10.93, below a peak of $64.50. UBS Group AG (USA) (NYSE:UBS) is down -0.44% below peak and trades at 13.13 times ... «Wall Street Observer, Jul 15»
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Stocks With Low Forward P/E: AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV …
The P/E ratio stood at 15.30, below a peak of $80.02. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (ADR) (NYSE:MTU) is up +21.24% over 12 months ... «Wall Street Observer, Jul 15»
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Mariko Gordon's Stocks Trading with Low P/E Ratio
Mariko Gordon (Trades, Portfolio), CFA, is the founder of Daruma Capital Management. She started the firm in 1995 with zero assets. The firm ... «GuruFocus.com, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. P/e ratio [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/pe-ratio>. May 2019 ».
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