Define: Price–Earnings Ratio

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Definition: Price–Earnings Ratio


Quick Summary of Price–Earnings Ratio


Market price of a share divided by earnings per share.



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Definition Sources


Definitions for Price–Earnings Ratio are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • BusinessDictionary.com
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.