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Epiq Systems Inc (NAS:EPIQ)
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. Epiq Systems Inc's revenue per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was \$15.549. Epiq Systems 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, Epiq Systems Inc's share price is \$16.49. Epiq Systems Inc's median P/S value is \$0.00. Therefore, Epiq Systems Inc's Price to Median P/S Value Ratio for today is 0.00.

Definition

Epiq Systems 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 = 15.549 * 0.00 = 0.00

10-Year Median P/S Ratio is 0.00.
Epiq Systems Inc's revenue per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 3.883 (Sep. 2015 ) + 3.953 (Dec. 2015 ) + 3.953 (Mar. 2016 ) + 3.76 (Jun. 2016 ) = \$15.549.

* 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.

Epiq Systems 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 = 16.49 / 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.

Epiq Systems Inc Annual Data

 Dec06 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 medpsvalue 11.14 8.79 9.47 9.47 10.25 12.87 17.01 21.90 22.20 24.63

Epiq Systems Inc Quarterly Data

 Mar14 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 medpsvalue 22.16 22.92 22.74 22.20 21.68 22.08 23.45 24.63 25.84 25.81
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