Biogen Idec (BIIB)

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409.59 -0.51  -0.12% NASDAQ Feb 27, 8:00PM BATS Real time Currency in USD

Biogen Idec PS Ratio (TTM):

10.01 for Feb. 27, 2015

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Feb. 27, 2015 10.01
Feb. 26, 2015 10.02
Feb. 25, 2015 9.994
Feb. 24, 2015 9.895
Feb. 23, 2015 9.986
Feb. 20, 2015 9.973
Feb. 19, 2015 9.940
Feb. 18, 2015 9.803
Feb. 17, 2015 9.725
Feb. 13, 2015 9.572
Feb. 12, 2015 9.583
Feb. 11, 2015 9.531
Feb. 10, 2015 9.657
Feb. 9, 2015 9.700
Feb. 6, 2015 9.825
Feb. 5, 2015 9.820
Feb. 4, 2015 9.559
Feb. 3, 2015 9.626
Feb. 2, 2015 9.531
Jan. 30, 2015 9.511
Jan. 29, 2015 8.633
Jan. 28, 2015 8.583
Jan. 27, 2015 8.747
Jan. 26, 2015 8.858
Jan. 23, 2015 8.738
   
Jan. 22, 2015 8.643
Jan. 21, 2015 8.843
Jan. 20, 2015 8.878
Jan. 16, 2015 8.621
Jan. 15, 2015 8.306
Jan. 14, 2015 8.523
Jan. 13, 2015 8.621
Jan. 12, 2015 8.501
Jan. 9, 2015 8.367
Jan. 8, 2015 8.560
Jan. 7, 2015 8.633
Jan. 6, 2015 8.179
Jan. 5, 2015 8.230
Jan. 2, 2015 8.359
Dec. 31, 2014 8.296
Dec. 30, 2014 9.001
Dec. 29, 2014 9.034
Dec. 26, 2014 9.006
Dec. 24, 2014 8.966
Dec. 23, 2014 8.832
Dec. 22, 2014 9.266
Dec. 19, 2014 9.487
Dec. 18, 2014 9.304
Dec. 17, 2014 8.756
Dec. 16, 2014 8.552

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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 6.844
Celgene 13.24
Amgen 6.053

BIIB PS Ratio (TTM) Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 2.844 Jul 1 2010
Maximum 12.10 Mar 18 2014
Average 6.719

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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