Biogen (BIIB)

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405.51 +1.57  +0.39% NASDAQ Jul 1, 5:00PM Delayed 2m USD

Biogen PS Ratio (TTM):

9.472 for July 1, 2015

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Biogen Historical PS Ratio (TTM) Data

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July 1, 2015 9.472
June 30, 2015 9.436
June 29, 2015 9.255
June 26, 2015 9.547
June 25, 2015 9.607
June 24, 2015 9.592
June 23, 2015 9.723
June 22, 2015 9.754
June 19, 2015 9.602
June 18, 2015 9.380
June 17, 2015 9.13
June 16, 2015 9.070
June 15, 2015 9.070
June 12, 2015 9.081
June 11, 2015 9.193
June 10, 2015 9.075
June 9, 2015 8.923
June 8, 2015 9.025
June 5, 2015 9.060
June 4, 2015 8.978
June 3, 2015 9.051
June 2, 2015 9.054
June 1, 2015 9.188
May 29, 2015 9.273
May 28, 2015 9.346
May 27, 2015 9.412
   
May 26, 2015 9.177
May 22, 2015 9.313
May 21, 2015 9.370
May 20, 2015 9.367
May 19, 2015 9.231
May 18, 2015 9.236
May 15, 2015 9.139
May 14, 2015 9.212
May 13, 2015 9.111
May 12, 2015 9.234
May 11, 2015 9.271
May 8, 2015 9.307
May 7, 2015 8.953
May 6, 2015 8.960
May 5, 2015 9.012
May 4, 2015 9.022
May 1, 2015 9.022
April 30, 2015 8.734
April 29, 2015 8.965
April 28, 2015 8.752
April 27, 2015 9.093
April 24, 2015 9.383
April 23, 2015 10.05
April 22, 2015 9.894
April 21, 2015 9.86

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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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BIIB PS Ratio (TTM) Benchmarks

Companies
Gilead Sciences 6.891
Pfizer 4.354
Celgene 12.02

BIIB PS Ratio (TTM) Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 2.844 Jul 01 2010
Maximum 12.10 Mar 18 2014
Average 7.143

BIIB PS Ratio (TTM) Excel Add-In Codes

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

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

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