Hewlett-Packard (HPQ)

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30.01 +0.04  +0.13% NYSE Jun 30, 8:00PM Delayed 2m USD

Hewlett-Packard PS Ratio (TTM):

0.5196 for June 30, 2015

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June 30, 2015 0.5196
June 29, 2015 0.5193
June 26, 2015 0.529
June 25, 2015 0.5408
June 24, 2015 0.5465
June 23, 2015 0.5481
June 22, 2015 0.5493
June 19, 2015 0.551
June 18, 2015 0.5559
June 17, 2015 0.5581
June 16, 2015 0.5484
June 15, 2015 0.5494
June 12, 2015 0.5616
June 11, 2015 0.5635
June 10, 2015 0.5702
June 9, 2015 0.5645
June 8, 2015 0.5664
June 5, 2015 0.5704
June 4, 2015 0.577
June 3, 2015 0.5884
June 2, 2015 0.587
June 1, 2015 0.585
May 29, 2015 0.5787
May 28, 2015 0.5831
May 27, 2015 0.5853
May 26, 2015 0.5784
   
May 22, 2015 0.6023
May 21, 2015 0.5862
May 20, 2015 0.573
May 19, 2015 0.5787
May 18, 2015 0.5761
May 15, 2015 0.5822
May 14, 2015 0.5839
May 13, 2015 0.577
May 12, 2015 0.5704
May 11, 2015 0.5839
May 8, 2015 0.5789
May 7, 2015 0.5687
May 6, 2015 0.5631
May 5, 2015 0.5746
May 4, 2015 0.5831
May 1, 2015 0.5857
April 30, 2015 0.5713
April 29, 2015 0.5737
April 28, 2015 0.5723
April 27, 2015 0.5694
April 24, 2015 0.5726
April 23, 2015 0.5747
April 22, 2015 0.5769
April 21, 2015 0.5718
April 20, 2015 0.5752

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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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HPQ PS Ratio (TTM) Benchmarks

Companies
Apple 3.484
IBM 1.797
Intel 2.722

HPQ PS Ratio (TTM) Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 0.1927 Nov 20 2012
Maximum 0.9573 Jul 27 2010
Average 0.5266

HPQ PS Ratio (TTM) Excel Add-In Codes

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

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

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