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Monro Muffler Brake Inc (NAS:MNRO)
P/B Ratio
3.90 (As of Today)

As of today, Monro Muffler Brake Inc's share price is $52.49. Monro Muffler Brake Inc's Book Value per Share for the quarter that ended in 201406 was $13.67. Hence, Monro Muffler Brake Inc's P/B Ratio of today is 3.90.

Good Sign:

Monro Muffler Brake Inc stock P/B Ratio (=3.85) is close to 1-year low of 3.52

MNRO' s 10-Year P/B Ratio Range
Min: 1.62   Max: 4.68
Current: 3.9

1.62
4.68

During the past 13 years, Monro Muffler Brake Inc's highest P/B Ratio was 4.68. The lowest was 1.62. And the median was 2.72.

MNRO's P/B Ratiois ranked lower than
63% of the 1272 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. MNRO: 3.90 )

During the past 12 months, Monro Muffler Brake Inc's average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 13.10% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 12.80% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 13.90% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 10.10% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate of Monro Muffler Brake Inc was 37.20% per year. The lowest was -9.40% per year. And the median was 12.05% per year.


Definition

Monro Muffler Brake Inc's P/B ratio for today is calculated as follows:

P/B Ratio=Share Price/Book Value per Share (Q: 201406)
=52.49/13.67
=3.84

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

It can also be calculated from the numbers for the whole company:

A closely related ratio is called Price-to-Tangible-Book Ratio. The difference between Price-to-Tangible-Book Ratio and Price-to-Book Ratio is that book value other than intangibles are used in the calculation.


Explanation

Unlike valuation ratios relative to the earning power such as P/E ratio, P/S ratio or Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ratio, the Price-to-Book Ratio measures the valuation of the stock relative to the underlying asset of the company.

The Price-to-Book Ratio works the best for the businesses that earn most of their profit from their assets, e.g. banks and insurance companies.


Be Aware

Some businesses have very light assets, such as software companies or insurance agencies. The Price-to-Book Ratio does not work well for these companies. Some companies even have negative equity, so the Price-to-Book Ratio cannot be applied to them.


Related Terms

Book Value per Share, Market Cap, Total Equity, Preferred Stock, P/E ratio, P/S ratio, Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ratio, Price-to-Tangible-Book Ratio


Historical Data

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

Monro Muffler Brake Inc Annual Data

Mar05Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14
pb 2.072.682.351.792.723.073.583.913.404.31

Monro Muffler Brake Inc Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
pb 3.913.043.143.063.403.973.734.384.313.90
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