market price to book ratio


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  • market price to book ratio — See book value …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Price-To-Book Ratio - P/B Ratio — A ratio used to compare a stock s market value to its book value. It is calculated by dividing the current closing price of the stock by the latest quarter s book value per share. Also known as the price equity ratio . Calculated as: P/B Ratio)… …   Investment dictionary

  • Market-book ratio — Market price of a share divided by book value per share. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • market-book ratio — market price of a share> divided by book value per share. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • Price/book ratio — Compares a stock s market value to the value of total assets less total liabilities ( book value). Determined by dividing current stock price by common stockholder equity per share ( book value), adjusted for stock splits. Also called Market to… …   Financial and business terms

  • price-book ratio — Compares a stock s market value to the value of total assets less total liabilities ( liability) ( book value). Determined by dividing current stock price by common stockholder equity per share> ( book value), adjusted for stock splits. Also… …   Financial and business terms

  • price/book ratio — Compares a stock s market value to the value of total assets less total liabilities ( liability) ( book value). Determined by dividing current stock price by common stockholder equity per share> ( book value), adjusted for stock splits. Also… …   Financial and business terms

  • price-to-book value ratio — Compares a stock s market value to the value of total assets less total liabilities ( liability) ( book value). Determined by dividing current stock price by common stockholder equity per share> ( book value), adjusted for stock splits. Also… …   Financial and business terms

  • Market timing — is the strategy of making buy or sell decisions of financial assets (often stocks) by attempting to predict future market price movements. The prediction may be based on an outlook of market or economic conditions resulting from technical or… …   Wikipedia

  • Market manipulation — describes a deliberate attempt to interfere with the free and fair operation of the market and create artificial, false or misleading appearances with respect to the price of, or market for, a security, commodity or currency.[1] Market… …   Wikipedia

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