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book ratio

Is this a good measure?

Bank stocks are known to trade at prices below the book value per share, even when a bank's income and profits are rising. As banks grow and engage in non-traditional financial activities, especially trading, their risk profiles…

The beauty of book value

This article is the fifth in a series of introductory value-based investing that was first published in 2006 and has become the heart of our book Value: The Intelligent Investor's Guide to find hidden gems on sharemarket.See also:…

Brand value vs book value

The "Harley-Davidson" (NYSE:HOG) brand name has a market value of $7,718 million according to the 2007 study. Interbrand report. Yet in its 2006 financial statements, the company reported the value of intangible assets to be only $59…