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Xyratex, Ltd. (NAS:XRTX)
Median P/S 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. Xyratex, Ltd.'s revenue per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2013 was \$29.5. Xyratex, Ltd.'s 10-Year median P/S ratio is 0.00. Therefore, the Median P/S Value for today is \$0.00.

As of today, Xyratex, Ltd.'s share price is \$13.24. Xyratex, Ltd.'s median P/S value is \$0.00. Therefore, Xyratex, Ltd.'s Price to Median P/S Value Ratio for today is 0.00.

Definition

Xyratex, Ltd.'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 = 29.5 * 0.00 = 0.00

10-Year Median P/S Ratio is 0.00.
Xyratex, Ltd.'s revenue per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2013 was 7.191 (Feb. 2013 ) + 7.792 (May. 2013 ) + 7.795 (Aug. 2013 ) + 6.722 (Nov. 2013 ) = \$29.5.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own 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.

Xyratex, Ltd.'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 = 13.24 / 0.00 =

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Xyratex, Ltd. Annual Data

 Nov04 Nov05 Nov06 Nov07 Nov08 Nov09 Nov10 Nov11 Nov12 Nov13 medpsvalue 11.60 9.14 12.96 12.17 13.79 11.49 19.91 18.67 16.07 11.50

Xyratex, Ltd. Quarterly Data

 Aug11 Nov11 Feb12 May12 Aug12 Nov12 Feb13 May13 Aug13 Nov13 medpsvalue 18.20 18.67 18.25 18.33 17.55 16.07 14.87 13.54 12.71 11.50
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