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71.22 -0.24  -0.34% NYSE Feb 24, 20:00 Delayed 2m USD

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2.551 for Feb. 24, 2017
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Feb. 24, 2017 2.551
Feb. 23, 2017 2.560
Feb. 22, 2017 2.549
Feb. 21, 2017 2.554
Feb. 17, 2017 2.554
Feb. 16, 2017 2.559
Feb. 15, 2017 2.562
Feb. 14, 2017 2.559
Feb. 13, 2017 2.513
Feb. 10, 2017 2.486
Feb. 9, 2017 2.490
Feb. 8, 2017 2.462
Feb. 7, 2017 2.475
Feb. 6, 2017 2.503
Feb. 3, 2017 2.505
Feb. 2, 2017 2.458
Feb. 1, 2017 2.484
Jan. 31, 2017 2.502
Jan. 30, 2017 2.515
Jan. 27, 2017 2.494
Jan. 26, 2017 2.505
Jan. 25, 2017 2.500
Jan. 24, 2017 2.524
Jan. 23, 2017 2.502
Jan. 20, 2017 2.536
   
Jan. 19, 2017 2.528
Jan. 18, 2017 2.541
Jan. 17, 2017 2.525
Jan. 13, 2017 2.588
Jan. 12, 2017 2.576
Jan. 11, 2017 2.588
Jan. 10, 2017 2.605
Jan. 9, 2017 2.587
Jan. 6, 2017 2.603
Jan. 5, 2017 2.633
Jan. 4, 2017 2.671
Jan. 3, 2017 2.627
Dec. 30, 2016 2.636
Dec. 29, 2016 2.627
Dec. 28, 2016 2.629
Dec. 27, 2016 2.662
Dec. 23, 2016 2.656
Dec. 22, 2016 2.648
Dec. 21, 2016 2.665
Dec. 20, 2016 2.676
Dec. 19, 2016 2.639
Dec. 16, 2016 2.621
Dec. 15, 2016 2.650
Dec. 14, 2016 2.604
Dec. 13, 2016 2.627

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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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DFS Price to Book Value Benchmarks

Companies
Capital One Financial 0.9368
American Express 3.506
Synchrony Financial 2.084

DFS Price to Book Value Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 1.702 Feb 11 2016
Maximum 2.803 Nov 11 2014
Average 2.320

DFS Price to Book Value Excel Add-In Codes

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