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VMware Price to Book Value:

4.940 for Nov. 21, 2014

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Nov. 21, 2014 4.940
Nov. 20, 2014 4.805
Nov. 19, 2014 4.860
Nov. 18, 2014 5.000
Nov. 17, 2014 5.020
Nov. 14, 2014 5.002
Nov. 13, 2014 4.958
Nov. 12, 2014 5.012
Nov. 11, 2014 4.886
Nov. 10, 2014 4.886
Nov. 7, 2014 4.817
Nov. 6, 2014 4.842
Nov. 5, 2014 4.85
Nov. 4, 2014 4.840
Nov. 3, 2014 4.882
Oct. 31, 2014 4.842
Oct. 30, 2014 4.855
Oct. 29, 2014 4.863
Oct. 28, 2014 4.955
Oct. 27, 2014 4.872
Oct. 24, 2014 4.865
Oct. 23, 2014 4.789
Oct. 22, 2014 4.755
Oct. 21, 2014 5.117
Oct. 20, 2014 5.086
   
Oct. 17, 2014 5.184
Oct. 16, 2014 5.141
Oct. 15, 2014 5.197
Oct. 14, 2014 5.189
Oct. 13, 2014 5.250
Oct. 10, 2014 5.250
Oct. 9, 2014 5.381
Oct. 8, 2014 5.395
Oct. 7, 2014 5.304
Oct. 6, 2014 5.406
Oct. 3, 2014 5.457
Oct. 2, 2014 5.463
Oct. 1, 2014 5.416
Sept. 30, 2014 5.445
Sept. 29, 2014 5.709
Sept. 26, 2014 5.712
Sept. 25, 2014 5.626
Sept. 24, 2014 5.789
Sept. 23, 2014 5.800
Sept. 22, 2014 5.834
Sept. 19, 2014 5.712
Sept. 18, 2014 5.845
Sept. 17, 2014 5.734
Sept. 16, 2014 5.772
Sept. 15, 2014 5.712

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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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VMW Price to Book Value Benchmarks

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Microsoft 4.386
EMC 2.684
Oracle 3.878

VMW Price to Book Value Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 4.580 Jul 8 2013
Maximum 10.94 Sep 29 2010
Average 7.484

VMW Price to Book Value Excel Add-In Codes

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