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38.51 -0.25  -0.64% NYSE Mar 3, 4:59PM BATS Real time Currency in USD

On Assignment Price to Book Value:

3.128 for March 3, 2015

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March 3, 2015 3.128
March 2, 2015 3.148
Feb. 27, 2015 3.104
Feb. 26, 2015 3.152
Feb. 25, 2015 3.169
Feb. 24, 2015 3.196
Feb. 23, 2015 3.166
Feb. 20, 2015 3.175
Feb. 19, 2015 3.119
Feb. 18, 2015 3.078
Feb. 17, 2015 3.055
Feb. 13, 2015 3.062
Feb. 12, 2015 3.054
Feb. 11, 2015 3.008
Feb. 10, 2015 2.994
Feb. 9, 2015 2.948
Feb. 6, 2015 3.003
Feb. 5, 2015 3.014
Feb. 4, 2015 2.960
Feb. 3, 2015 2.956
Feb. 2, 2015 2.887
Jan. 30, 2015 2.846
Jan. 29, 2015 2.842
Jan. 28, 2015 2.786
Jan. 27, 2015 2.828
Jan. 26, 2015 2.865
   
Jan. 23, 2015 2.879
Jan. 22, 2015 2.872
Jan. 21, 2015 2.794
Jan. 20, 2015 2.756
Jan. 16, 2015 2.627
Jan. 15, 2015 2.561
Jan. 14, 2015 2.603
Jan. 13, 2015 2.620
Jan. 12, 2015 2.603
Jan. 9, 2015 2.593
Jan. 8, 2015 2.641
Jan. 7, 2015 2.601
Jan. 6, 2015 2.533
Jan. 5, 2015 2.590
Jan. 2, 2015 2.633
Dec. 31, 2014 2.688
Dec. 30, 2014 2.731
Dec. 29, 2014 2.770
Dec. 26, 2014 2.752
Dec. 24, 2014 2.740
Dec. 23, 2014 2.713
Dec. 22, 2014 2.682
Dec. 19, 2014 2.643
Dec. 18, 2014 2.608
Dec. 17, 2014 2.530

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About Price to Book Ratio

Price to book value is a financial ratio used to compare a company's book value to its current market price. Book value is an accounting term denoting the portion of the company held by the shareholders at accounting value (not market value). In other words, book value is the company's total tangible assets less its total liabilities.

The ratio has two calculation methods. In the first way, the company's market capitalization is divided by the company's total book value from its balance sheet. The second way, using per-share values, is to divide the company's current share price by the book value per share. In general, a low price to book value indicates that a stock is undervalued and thus more desirable.

In theory, if you purchased stock with a price to book value less than 1 and the company immediately went bankrupt, you would gain money on your investment. In reality, this may not be true since there are times when liquidation value, or the price at which a company's assets can be sold, is less than the book value of those assets.

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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ASGN Price to Book Value Benchmarks

Companies
Korn/Ferry International 2.012
Robert Half International 8.712
ManpowerGroup 2.171

ASGN Price to Book Value Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 0.6881 Aug 30 2010
Maximum 3.499 May 24 2012
Average 2.054

ASGN Price to Book Value Excel Add-In Codes

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

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

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