price-to-sales ratio

Donville Kent On The Uses And Abuses Of Price-to-Sales Ratios

Donville Kent on the uses and abuses of price-to-sales ratios
I am pretty sure the first time I heard of the price-to-sales ratio was sometime in the late 1990s when I joined CSFB in Singapore. This was during the heyday of the 1990s tech cycle when Frank Quattrone was the Eminence Grise of technology banking at CSFB and the world was just beginning to understand the internet and its subsequent bubble. At that time I was a Singapore-based industrial analyst and I had really no idea why anyone would care about a company’s price . . .


This content is exclusively for paying members. Access all of our content on including years of timeless investment news and in depth analysis for only a few dollars a month by signing up here while also supporting quality content and journalism, or learn more about our premium content here

If you are subscribed and having an account error please clear cache and then cookies if that does not work email or click chat button and we will get back to you as quick as humanly possible

Saved Articles

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required

Opt out of occasional 3rd party offers