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Common Stock Valuation Ratios (Price Multiples)

Difficulty: Beginner


Current Valuation Ratios

Facebook Inc., current price multiples

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Facebook Inc. Adobe Systems Inc. Alphabet Inc. International Business Machines Corp. Microsoft Corp. Oracle Corp. salesforce.com inc. Software & Computer Services Technology
Selected Financial Data
Current share price (P) $ hidden
No. shares of common stock outstanding hidden
Growth rate (g) hidden
 
Earnings per share (EPS) $ hidden
Next year expected EPS $ hidden
Operating profit per share $ hidden
Sales per share $ hidden
Book value per share (BVPS) $ hidden
Ratios (Price Multiples)
Price to earnings (P/E) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Price to next year expected earnings hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Price-earnings-growth (PEG) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Price to operating profit (P/OP) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Price to sales (P/S) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Price to book value (P/BV) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-01).

If company price multiple is lower then the price multiple of benchmark then company stock is relatively undervalued.

Otherwise, if company price multiple is higher then the price multiple of benchmark then company stock is relatively overvalued.


Historical Valuation Ratios (Summary)

Facebook Inc., historical price multiples

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Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Price to earnings (P/E) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Price to operating profit (P/OP) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Price to sales (P/S) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Price to book value (P/BV) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-01), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2016-01-28), 10-K (filing date: 2015-01-29), 10-K (filing date: 2014-01-31).

Ratio Description The company
P/E ratio The P/E ratio tells analyst how much an investor in common stock pays per dollar of current earnings. Facebook Inc.'s P/E ratio declined from 2015 to 2016 and from 2016 to 2017.
P/OP ratio Because P/E ratio is calculated using net income, the ratio can be sensitive to nonrecurring earnings and capital structure, analysts may use price to operating profit. Facebook Inc.'s P/OP ratio declined from 2015 to 2016 and from 2016 to 2017.
P/S ratio An rationale for the P/S ratio is that sales, as the top line in an income statement, are generally less subject to distortion or manipulation than other fundamentals such as EPS or book value. Sales are also more stable than earnings and never negative. Facebook Inc.'s P/S ratio declined from 2015 to 2016 but then slightly increased from 2016 to 2017.
P/BV ratio The P/BV ratio is interpreted as an indicator of market judgment about the relationship between a company's required rate of return and its actual rate of return. Facebook Inc.'s P/BV ratio declined from 2015 to 2016 but then increased from 2016 to 2017 exceeding 2015 level.

Price to Earnings (P/E)

Facebook Inc., historical P/E calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
No. shares of common stock outstanding1 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Selected Financial Data (USD $)
Net income (in millions) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Earnings per share (EPS)3 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Share price1, 2 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
P/E ratio4 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Benchmarks
P/E Ratio, Competitors
Adobe Systems Inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Alphabet Inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
International Business Machines Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Microsoft Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Oracle Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
salesforce.com inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
P/E Ratio, Sector
Software & Computer Services hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
P/E Ratio, Industry
Technology hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-01), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2016-01-28), 10-K (filing date: 2015-01-29), 10-K (filing date: 2014-01-31).

1 Data adjusted for splits and stock dividends.

2 Close price on the filing date of Facebook Inc.'s Annual Report.

2017 Calculations

3 EPS = Net income ÷ No. shares of common stock outstanding
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4 P/E ratio = Share price ÷ EPS
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Ratio Description The company
P/E ratio The P/E ratio tells analyst how much an investor in common stock pays per dollar of current earnings. Facebook Inc.'s P/E ratio declined from 2015 to 2016 and from 2016 to 2017.

Price to Operating Profit (P/OP)

Facebook Inc., historical P/OP calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
No. shares of common stock outstanding1 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Selected Financial Data (USD $)
Income from operations (in millions) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Operating profit per share3 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Share price1, 2 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
P/OP ratio4 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Benchmarks
P/OP Ratio, Competitors
Adobe Systems Inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Alphabet Inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
International Business Machines Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Microsoft Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Oracle Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
salesforce.com inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
P/OP Ratio, Sector
Software & Computer Services hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
P/OP Ratio, Industry
Technology hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-01), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2016-01-28), 10-K (filing date: 2015-01-29), 10-K (filing date: 2014-01-31).

1 Data adjusted for splits and stock dividends.

2 Close price on the filing date of Facebook Inc.'s Annual Report.

2017 Calculations

3 Operating profit per share = Income from operations ÷ No. shares of common stock outstanding
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4 P/OP ratio = Share price ÷ Operating profit per share
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Ratio Description The company
P/OP ratio Because P/E ratio is calculated using net income, the ratio can be sensitive to nonrecurring earnings and capital structure, analysts may use price to operating profit. Facebook Inc.'s P/OP ratio declined from 2015 to 2016 and from 2016 to 2017.

Price to Sales (P/S)

Facebook Inc., historical P/S calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
No. shares of common stock outstanding1 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Selected Financial Data (USD $)
Revenue (in millions) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Sales per share3 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Share price1, 2 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
P/S ratio4 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Benchmarks
P/S Ratio, Competitors
Adobe Systems Inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Alphabet Inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
International Business Machines Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Microsoft Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Oracle Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
salesforce.com inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
P/S Ratio, Sector
Software & Computer Services hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
P/S Ratio, Industry
Technology hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-01), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2016-01-28), 10-K (filing date: 2015-01-29), 10-K (filing date: 2014-01-31).

1 Data adjusted for splits and stock dividends.

2 Close price on the filing date of Facebook Inc.'s Annual Report.

2017 Calculations

3 Sales per share = Revenue ÷ No. shares of common stock outstanding
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4 P/S ratio = Share price ÷ Sales per share
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Ratio Description The company
P/S ratio An rationale for the P/S ratio is that sales, as the top line in an income statement, are generally less subject to distortion or manipulation than other fundamentals such as EPS or book value. Sales are also more stable than earnings and never negative. Facebook Inc.'s P/S ratio declined from 2015 to 2016 but then slightly increased from 2016 to 2017.

Price to Book Value (P/BV)

Facebook Inc., historical P/BV calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
No. shares of common stock outstanding1 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Selected Financial Data (USD $)
Stockholders' equity (in millions) hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Book value per share (BVPS)3 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Share price1, 2 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
P/BV ratio4 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Benchmarks
P/BV Ratio, Competitors
Adobe Systems Inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Alphabet Inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
International Business Machines Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Microsoft Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Oracle Corp. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
salesforce.com inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
P/BV Ratio, Sector
Software & Computer Services hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
P/BV Ratio, Industry
Technology hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-01), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2016-01-28), 10-K (filing date: 2015-01-29), 10-K (filing date: 2014-01-31).

1 Data adjusted for splits and stock dividends.

2 Close price on the filing date of Facebook Inc.'s Annual Report.

2017 Calculations

3 BVPS = Stockholders' equity ÷ No. shares of common stock outstanding
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4 P/BV ratio = Share price ÷ BVPS
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Ratio Description The company
P/BV ratio The P/BV ratio is interpreted as an indicator of market judgment about the relationship between a company's required rate of return and its actual rate of return. Facebook Inc.'s P/BV ratio declined from 2015 to 2016 but then increased from 2016 to 2017 exceeding 2015 level.