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noun [countable] business     price-earnings ratio pronunciation in American English
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singularprice-earnings ratio
pluralprice-earnings ratios

or price-earnings multiple     price-earnings multiple pronunciation in American English

  1. a way of measuring the value of a company’s stock by dividing the price for each share by what the company earns for it

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