Macys Current Asset vs. Price to Earning

M -- USA Stock  

USD 37.43  1.89  4.81%

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Macys Price to Earning vs. Current Asset Fundamental Analysis

Macys is regarded fifth in current asset category among related companies. It is rated below average in price to earning category among related companies . The ratio of Current Asset to Price to Earning for Macys is about  1,099,868,248 
Current Asset is all of company's assets that can be used to pay off current liabilities within current fiscal period or over next 12 months. Current Asset includes cash or cash equivalents, accounts receivable, short-term investments, and the portion of prepaid liabilities which will be paid within next 12 months. Because these assets are easily turned into cash, they are sometimes referred to as liquid assets.
Macys 
Current Asset 
 = 
Cash 
Deposits 
Liquid Assets 
=
8.35 B
Current Asset is important to company's creditors and private equity firms as they will often be interested in how much that company has in current assets, since these assets can be easily liquidated in case the company goes bankrupt. However it is usually not enough to know if a company is in a good shape just based on current asset alone; the amount of current liabilities should always be considered.
Price to Earnings ratio is typically used for current valuation of a company and is one of the most popular ratios that investor monitor on a daily basis. Holding a low PE stock is less risky because. When a company's profitability fall, it is likely that earnings will also go down..In other words, if you start from a lower position your downside risk is limited. There are also some investors who believe that low Price to Earnings ratio reflects the low pricing because a given company is in trouble. On the other hand, a higher PE ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of profit.
Macys 
P/E 
 = 
Market Value Per Share 
Earnings Per Share 
=
7.59 times
Generally speaking, the Price to Earnings ratio gives investors an idea of what the market is willing to pay for the company's current earnings.

Macys Price to Earning Comparison

Macys is rated below average in price to earning category among related companies.
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Macys is regarded fourth in current asset category among related companies.