With this module investors can use any or all of fundamental ratio historical patterns as a complementary method for asset selection as well a as a tool for deciding entry and exit points. Many technical investors use fundamentals to limit their universe of possible portfolio assets. Check also Alcoa Performance and Alcoa Correlation.
Price to Sales Ratio is figured by comparing Alcoa stock price to its revenues. An advantage to using Price to Sales ratio is that it is based on Alcoa sales, a figure that is much harder to manipulate than other Alcoa Corporation multiples. Because sales tend to be more stable P/S ratio can be a good tool for screening cyclical companies fluctuating earnings patterns. An alternative calculation method to [PS], that measures the ratio between a company's Adjusted Share Price and it's Sales per Share.