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Survey of Accounting (Accounting I)

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Carl Warren
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8th Edition
Carl Warren
ISBN: 9781305961883
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Debt and price-earnings ratios
Lowe's Companies Inc. (LOW) operates over 1,800 home improvement retail stores and is a competitor of The Home Depot (HD). The following data (in millions) were adapted from a recent financial statement of Lowe's:


Willi a market price of $67.76. compute the price-earnings ratio.

To determine

Concept Introduction:

Price Earnings Ratio:

The price earnings ratio shows the relationship between price of the share and earnings per share. It is calculated with the help of following formula:

  Price Earnings Ratio=Market price per shareEarnings per share

To Calculate:

The Price Earnings ratio

Explanation

The Price Earnings ratio is calculated as follows:

  Price Earnings Ratio=Market

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