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Cash America International PS Ratio

: 1.05 (As of Today)
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The PS Ratio, or Price-to-Sales ratio, or Price/Sales, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Revenue per Share. As of today, Cash America International's share price is $42.200000. Cash America International's Revenue per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $40.09. Hence, Cash America International's PS Ratio for today is 1.05.

Cash America International's Revenue per Sharefor the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $9.76. Its Revenue per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $40.09.

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Cash America International PS Ratio Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Cash America International Annual Data
Dec06 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15
PS Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.43 0.50 0.52 0.61 0.80

Cash America International Quarterly Data
Sep11 Dec11 Mar12 Jun12 Sep12 Dec12 Mar13 Jun13 Sep13 Dec13 Mar14 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16
PS 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 0.71 0.76 0.80 0.99 1.06

Competitive Comparison
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Cash America International PS Ratio Distribution

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Cash America International PS Ratio Calculation

The PS Ratio, or Price-to-Sales ratio, or Price/Sales, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Revenue per Share. It is a ratio widely used to value stocks and it was first used by Ken Fisher.

Cash America International's PS Ratio for today is calculated as

PS Ratio=Share Price/Revenue per Share (TTM)
=42.200000/40.085
=1.05

Cash America International's Share Price of today is $42.200000.
Cash America International's Revenue per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 9.009 (Sep. 2015 ) + 10.283 (Dec. 2015 ) + 11.035 (Mar. 2016 ) + 9.758 (Jun. 2016 ) = $40.09.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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

PS Ratio=Market Cap/Revenue

The Revenue here is for the trailing 12 months.


Cash America International  (NYSE:CSH) PS Ratio Explanation

The PS Ratio is an excellent valuation indicator if you want to compare a stock with its historical valuation or with the stocks in the same industry. The PS Ratio works especially well when you want to compare the stock's current valuation with its historical valuation. The PS Ratio is a great valuation tool for evaluating cyclical businesses where the PE Ratio works poorly. It works the best when comparing the current valuation with the historical valuation because over time, a company's profit margin tends to revert to the mean.

When the PS Ratio is applied to the whole stock market, it can be used to evaluate the current market valuation and projected returns. In this case, the price is the total market cap of all stocks that are traded, and sales are the GDP of the country. This is how Warren Buffett estimates the broad market valuation and project future returns.

Similar to the PE Ratio or Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow or Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow , the PS Ratio measures the valuation based on the earning power of the company. This is where it is different from the PB Ratio , which measures the valuation based on the company's balance sheet.


Be Aware

The PS Ratio does not tell you how cheap or expensive the stock is. It cannot be used to compare companies in different industries. It works better for companies within the same industry because these companies tend to have similar capital structures and profit margins. It works the best when comparing a company with itself in the past.


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