What is the meaning of X in PE Ratio?

P/E Ratio
Knowledge Center

 

Next Topic

P/E Ratio > Forum

Srijayan, Consultant, United Arab Emirates
Sometimes PE Ratio is given as 12.9x... What does "x" mean? (...) Read more? Sign up for free

Please register now to read all responses and to join this discussion yourself. It's easy and 100% free.

Sign up for free     Log in


  Jaap de Jonge, Editor, Netherlands
 

The Meaning of the x in PE Ratio

Quite simply: the x means "times". So it would mean the avarage common stock price is 12.9 times the net income per share.

 
More on P/E Ratio
Summary
Forum
High PE Ratio Means What? A Good Stock?
What is the meaning of X in PE Ratio?
🔥When is Stock Overbought and Oversold?
Best Practices
🥇Why Using Average P/E Ratio is More Realistic
🥈What is the Beta of a Stock?
🥉Conflict of Interest of Management Buy Out
Relevance of PE Ratio for CEO
Special Interest Group Leader

Are you an expert in P/E Ratio? Sign up for free


P/E Ratio
Knowledge Center

 

Next Topic



About 12manage | Advertising | Link to us / Cite us | Privacy | Suggestions | Terms of Service
2020 12manage - The Executive Fast Track. V15.6 - Last updated: 21-10-2020. All names of their owners.