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Airgas Inc (NYSE:ARG)
Median PS Value
\$0.00 (As of Today)

This valuation method assumes that the stock valuation will revert to its historical mean in terms of Price/Sales Ratio. The reason we use P/S Ratio instead of P/E Ratio or P/B Ratio is because Price/Sales Ratio is independent of profit margin, and can be applied to a broader range of situations.

Median P/S Value is calculated as trailing twelve months (TTM) revenue per share times 10-Year median P/S ratio. Airgas Inc's revenue per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was \$71.27. Airgas Inc's 10-Year median P/S ratio is 0.00. Therefore, the Median P/S Value for today is \$0.00.

As of today, Airgas Inc's share price is \$142.95. Airgas Inc's median P/S value is \$0.00. Therefore, Airgas Inc's Price to Median P/S Value Ratio for today is 0.00.

Definition

Airgas Inc's Median P/S Value for today is calculated as

 Median P/S Value = Total Annual Sales / Shares Outstanding * 10-Year Median P/S Ratio = Revenue per Share (TTM) * 10-Year Median P/S Ratio = 71.27 * 0.00 = 0.00

10-Year Median P/S Ratio is 0.00.
Airgas Inc's revenue per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 17.735 (Jun. 2015 ) + 18.418 (Sep. 2015 ) + 17.718 (Dec. 2015 ) + 17.399 (Mar. 2016 ) = \$71.27.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Explanation

This valuation method assumes that the stock valuation will revert to its historical mean in terms of Price/Sales Ratio. The reason we use P/S Ratio instead of P/E Ratio or P/B Ratio is because Price/Sales Ratio is independent of profit margin, and can be applied to a broader range of situations.

It also assumes that over time the profit margin is constant. If a company increases its profit margin to a sustainable level, this value might under-estimate its value. If it has permanent declined profit margins, this may over-estimate the companys value.

Airgas Inc's Price to Median P/S Value Ratio for today is calculated as

 Price to Median P/S Value = Share Price / Median P/S Value = 142.95 / 0.00 =

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Airgas Inc Annual Data

 Mar07 Mar08 Mar09 Mar10 Mar11 Mar12 Mar13 Mar14 Mar15 Mar16 medpsvalue 51.56 63.47 68.80 61.64 66.15 80.59 83.75 90.15 93.13 94.79

Airgas Inc Quarterly Data

 Dec13 Mar14 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 medpsvalue 89.09 90.15 90.46 91.51 92.81 93.13 93.57 94.23 94.47 94.79
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