The Magic Metric

Fisher, Daniel
December 2007
Forbes Asia;12/10/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 21, p138
The article asserts that the price/earnings ratio is the best way to find cheap stocks to buy, according to money manager James O'Shaughnessy. Instead of the traditional starting point of stock research, which has been the price/earnings ratio, O'Shaughnessy, who oversees $11 billion from an office in Stamford, Connecticut, says he has a better measure, which is to compare a company's market value with its revenue.


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