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Shin-Etsu Chemical Co PB Ratio

: 2.48 (As of Today)
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The PB Ratio, or Price-to-Book ratio, or Price/Book, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Book Value per Share. As of today (2021-05-13), Shin-Etsu Chemical Co's share price is $157.94. Shin-Etsu Chemical Co's Book Value per Share for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2020 was $63.69. Hence, Shin-Etsu Chemical Co's PB Ratio of today is 2.48.

Warning Sign:

Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd stock PB Ratio (=2.78) is close to 10-year high of 2.98

OTCPK:SHECF' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.02   Med: 1.59   Max: 2.98
Current: 2.57

1.02
2.98

During the past 13 years, Shin-Etsu Chemical Co's highest PB Ratio was 2.98. The lowest was 1.02. And the median was 1.59.

OTCPK:SHECF's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 1352 Companies
in the Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. OTCPK:SHECF: 2.57 )

During the past 12 months, Shin-Etsu Chemical Co's average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 6.80% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 8.50% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 7.10% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 7.10% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate of Shin-Etsu Chemical Co was 15.00% per year. The lowest was 0.40% per year. And the median was 8.05% per year.

Back to Basics: PB Ratio


Shin-Etsu Chemical Co PB Ratio Historical Data

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

* Premium members only.

Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Annual Data
Mar11 Mar12 Mar13 Mar14 Mar15 Mar16 Mar17 Mar18 Mar19 Mar20
PB Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1.27 1.94 1.99 1.57 1.65

Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Quarterly Data
Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20
PB Ratio 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 2.00 1.65 1.96 2.12 2.81

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.


Shin-Etsu Chemical Co PB Ratio Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Shin-Etsu Chemical Co's PB Ratio falls into.



Shin-Etsu Chemical Co PB Ratio Calculation

The PB Ratio, or Price-to-Book ratio, or Price/Book, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Book Value per Share. It is a ratio widely used to value stocks.

Shin-Etsu Chemical Co's PB Ratio for today is calculated as follows:

PB Ratio=Share Price/Book Value per Share (Q: Dec. 2020)
=157.94/63.689
=2.48

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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

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


Shin-Etsu Chemical Co  (OTCPK:SHECF) PB Ratio Explanation

Unlike valuation ratios relative to the earning power such as PE Ratio, PE Ratio without NRI, PS Ratio, Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow , or Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow, the PB Ratio measures the valuation of the stock relative to the underlying asset of the company.

The PB 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 PB Ratio does not work well for these companies. Some companies even have negative equity, so the PB Ratio cannot be applied to them.


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