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  1. PE ratio(Noun)

    : Price-to-Earnings ratio for an issue of stock. The Price-to-Earnings ratio of a stock is a number calculated from the price per share of the stock divided by the earnings per share of that stock for the past 12 months.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PE ratio in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PE ratio in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Xiao Shijun:

    I think market players still expect a cut in reserve requirement ratio.

  2. Antoine Porcheret:

    The whole sector ... could be at risk of having to make a choice between keeping a high dividend payout ratio or (spending on) investing, these stocks can go lower.

  3. Advocate General:

    Fixing the ratio of variable remuneration to basic salaries does not equate to a 'cap on bankers bonuses', or fixing the level of pay, because there is no limit imposed on the basic salaries that the bonuses are pegged against.

  4. Dariusz Kowalczyk:

    This means that pressure will rise on the government to do more to stimulate growth, we expect a reserve requirement ratio cut in December, introduction of reverse repos this week, and another (interest) rate cut in the first quarter. The yuan should rise further on the data.

  5. Du Val:

    Instead of 10, 20 or 100 engineers who apply to work with you, we give you one or two, and we’re very careful and precise about who we send you, so that you have a great experience, our average ratio of people we send who get accepted is 1.7 to 1. Successful staffing companies have a ratio—that they’re proud of—of about 15 to 1.

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