Market-book ratio

Market price of a share divided by book value per share. The New York Times Financial Glossary

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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

  • market price to book ratio — See: book value …   Accounting dictionary

  • market-to-book ratio — See: book value …   Accounting dictionary

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

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

  • 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 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

  • book value — 1) See: net book value 2) (net asset value) The value of a company calculated as that of its total assets less intangible assets and liabilities. The information required to calculate the book value is all in the balance sheet. However, it can be …   Accounting dictionary

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