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Apple PS Ratio (TTM):

3.472 for Jan. 28, 2015

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Jan. 28, 2015 3.472
Jan. 27, 2015 3.286
Jan. 26, 2015 3.405
Jan. 23, 2015 3.402
Jan. 22, 2015 3.384
Jan. 21, 2015 3.298
Jan. 20, 2015 3.273
Jan. 16, 2015 3.191
Jan. 15, 2015 3.216
Jan. 14, 2015 3.306
Jan. 13, 2015 3.318
Jan. 12, 2015 3.289
Jan. 9, 2015 3.372
Jan. 8, 2015 3.369
Jan. 7, 2015 3.244
Jan. 6, 2015 3.199
Jan. 5, 2015 3.199
Jan. 2, 2015 3.292
Dec. 31, 2014 3.323
Dec. 30, 2014 3.769
Dec. 29, 2014 3.815
Dec. 26, 2014 3.818
Dec. 24, 2014 3.752
Dec. 23, 2014 3.770
Dec. 22, 2014 3.783
   
Dec. 19, 2014 3.744
Dec. 18, 2014 3.773
Dec. 17, 2014 3.665
Dec. 16, 2014 3.575
Dec. 15, 2014 3.625
Dec. 12, 2014 3.675
Dec. 11, 2014 3.739
Dec. 10, 2014 3.750
Dec. 9, 2014 3.822
Dec. 8, 2014 3.765
Dec. 5, 2014 3.852
Dec. 4, 2014 3.868
Dec. 3, 2014 3.883
Dec. 2, 2014 3.840
Dec. 1, 2014 3.854
Nov. 28, 2014 3.984
Nov. 26, 2014 3.986
Nov. 25, 2014 3.939
Nov. 24, 2014 3.973
Nov. 21, 2014 3.901
Nov. 20, 2014 3.896
Nov. 19, 2014 3.841
Nov. 18, 2014 3.868
Nov. 17, 2014 3.818
Nov. 14, 2014 3.824

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About Price to Sales Ratio

The price to sales ratio (PS ratio) is calculated by dividing stock price by the revenue per share. It is most useful for comparing companies within a sector or industry because "normal" values for this ratio vary from industry to industry. In general, low price to sales ratios are more appealing because they suggest that a company is undervalued.

An example illustrating why PS ratios should not be compared across industries: On June 21, 2010, Starbucks had a PS ratio of 1.12 while Yahoo! had a PS ratio of 2.56. In other words, Yahoo! shareholders were paying $2.56 for $1 of sales while Starbucks shareholders would only pay $1.12 for $1 of sales. However, at that same moment, the two companies' price to earnings ratios were virtually identical (Starbucks: 28.09 and Yahoo!: 27.78). Hence, shareholders were paying nearly the same amount for $1.00 in earnings. The PS ratios, though, are less comparable since Yahoo!'s profit margins are much higher than that of Starbucks.

For more information on evaluating valuation multiples similar to this, please see our original white paper research : Making Sense Of Valuation Multiples.
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AAPL PS Ratio (TTM) Benchmarks

Companies
Cisco Systems 2.965
LinkedIn 13.51
Qualcomm 4.645

AAPL PS Ratio (TTM) Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 2.187 Apr 19 2013
Maximum 4.914 Jun 18 2010
Average 3.517

AAPL PS Ratio (TTM) Excel Add-In Codes

  • Metric Code: ps_ratio
  • Latest data point: =YCP("AAPL", "ps_ratio")
  • Last 5 data points: =YCS("AAPL", "ps_ratio", -4)

To find the codes for any of our financial metrics, see our Complete Reference of Metric Codes.

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