P/E ratio


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P/E ratio

 (pē′ē′)
n.
Price-earnings ratio.
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P/E ratio

abbreviation for
(Stock Exchange) price-earnings ratio
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Noun1.P/E ratio - (stock market) the price of a stock divided by its earnings
securities market, stock exchange, stock market - an exchange where security trading is conducted by professional stockbrokers
ratio - the relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient)
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