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Cintas Corp  (NAS:CTAS) Median PS Value: $70.38 (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 PS Ratio instead of PE Ratio or PB 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. Cintas Corp's Revenue per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2017 was $52.131. Cintas Corp's 10-Year median P/S ratio is 1.35. Therefore, the Median P/S Value for today is $70.38.

As of today, Cintas Corp's share price is $151.05. Cintas Corp's median P/S value is $70.38. Therefore, Cintas Corp's Price to Median P/S Value Ratio for today is 2.16.

NAS:CTAS' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59   Max: 3.23
Current: 2.16

0.59
3.23

During the past 13 years, the highest Price to Median P/S Value Ratio of Cintas Corp was 3.23. The lowest was 0.59. And the median was 1.77.

NAS:CTAS's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
85% of the 598 Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. NAS:CTAS: 2.16 )

Historical Data

* 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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Cintas Corp Annual Data

May08 May09 May10 May11 May12 May13 May14 May15 May16 May17
Median PS Value Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 46.03 46.56 50.19 58.89 66.30

Cintas Corp Quarterly Data

Nov12 Feb13 May13 Aug13 Nov13 Feb14 May14 Aug14 Nov14 Feb15 May15 Aug15 Nov15 Feb16 May16 Aug16 Nov16 Feb17 May17 Aug17
Median PS Value Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 60.43 61.75 62.78 66.30 70.38

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Calculation

Cintas Corp'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
=52.131*1.35
=70.38

10-Year Median P/S Ratio is 1.35.
Cintas Corp's Revenue per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2017 was 12.048 (Nov. 2016 ) + 11.874 (Feb. 2017 ) + 13.362 (May. 2017 ) + 14.847 (Aug. 2017 ) = $52.131.

* 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 PS Ratio instead of PE Ratio or PB 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.

Cintas Corp'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
=151.05/70.38
=2.15

* 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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