Illinois Tool Works (ITW)

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Illinois Tool Works Price to Book Value:

5.482 for March 4, 2015

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March 4, 2015 5.482
March 3, 2015 5.546
March 2, 2015 5.540
Feb. 27, 2015 5.501
Feb. 26, 2015 5.526
Feb. 25, 2015 5.551
Feb. 24, 2015 5.536
Feb. 23, 2015 5.523
Feb. 20, 2015 5.536
Feb. 19, 2015 5.477
Feb. 18, 2015 5.478
Feb. 17, 2015 5.464
Feb. 13, 2015 5.468
Feb. 12, 2015 5.441
Feb. 11, 2015 5.382
Feb. 10, 2015 5.400
Feb. 9, 2015 5.388
Feb. 6, 2015 5.403
Feb. 5, 2015 5.402
Feb. 4, 2015 5.334
Feb. 3, 2015 5.335
Feb. 2, 2015 5.281
Jan. 30, 2015 5.228
Jan. 29, 2015 5.265
Jan. 28, 2015 5.173
Jan. 27, 2015 5.248
   
Jan. 26, 2015 5.264
Jan. 23, 2015 5.254
Jan. 22, 2015 5.312
Jan. 21, 2015 5.264
Jan. 20, 2015 5.246
Jan. 16, 2015 5.239
Jan. 15, 2015 5.176
Jan. 14, 2015 5.214
Jan. 13, 2015 5.224
Jan. 12, 2015 5.230
Jan. 9, 2015 5.255
Jan. 8, 2015 5.294
Jan. 7, 2015 5.170
Jan. 6, 2015 5.114
Jan. 5, 2015 5.186
Jan. 2, 2015 5.317
Dec. 31, 2014 5.318
Dec. 30, 2014 4.818
Dec. 29, 2014 4.830
Dec. 26, 2014 4.866
Dec. 24, 2014 4.870
Dec. 23, 2014 4.875
Dec. 22, 2014 4.853
Dec. 19, 2014 4.815
Dec. 18, 2014 4.786

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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.

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ITW Price to Book Value Benchmarks

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ITW Price to Book Value Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 1.953 Aug 19 2011
Maximum 5.551 Feb 25 2015
Average 3.106

ITW Price to Book Value Excel Add-In Codes

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