Ensign Price to Book

EGB Stock  EUR 83.00  1.00  1.22%   
The Ensign Group fundamentals help investors to digest information that contributes to Ensign's financial success or failures. It also enables traders to predict the movement of Ensign Stock. The fundamental analysis module provides a way to measure Ensign's intrinsic value by examining its available economic and financial indicators, including the cash flow records, the balance sheet account changes, the income statement patterns, and various microeconomic indicators and financial ratios related to Ensign stock.
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Ensign Price to Book Analysis

Ensign's Price to Book (P/B) ratio is used to relate a company book value to its current market price. A high P/B ratio indicates that investors expect executives to generate more returns on their investments from a given set of assets. Book value is the accounting value of assets minus liabilities.
P/B 
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Current Ensign Price to Book

    
  4.34 X  
Most of Ensign's fundamental indicators, such as Price to Book, are part of a valuation analysis module that helps investors searching for stocks that are currently trading at higher or lower prices than their real value. If the real value is higher than the market price, The Ensign Group is considered to be undervalued, and we provide a buy recommendation. Otherwise, we render a sell signal.
Price to Book ratio is mostly used in financial services industries where assets and liabilities are typically represented by dollars. Although low Price to Book ratio generally implies that the firm is undervalued, it is often a good indicator that the company may be in financial or managerial distress and should be investigated more carefully.
Compare to competition

Based on the latest financial disclosure, the price to book indicator of The Ensign Group is roughly 4.3433 times. This is 83.09% lower than that of the Healthcare sector and 111.87% higher than that of the Long-Term Care Facilities industry. The price to book for all Germany stocks is 54.33% higher than that of the company.

Ensign Price to Book Peer Comparison

Stock peer comparison is one of the most widely used and accepted methods of equity analyses. It analyses Ensign's direct or indirect competition against its Price to Book to detect undervalued stocks with similar characteristics or determine the stocks which would be a good addition to a portfolio. Peer analysis of Ensign could also be used in its relative valuation, which is a method of valuing Ensign by comparing valuation metrics of similar companies.
Ensign is rated # 5 in price to book category among related companies.

Ensign Fundamentals

About Ensign Fundamental Analysis

The Macroaxis Fundamental Analysis modules help investors analyze The Ensign Group's financials across various querterly and yearly statements, indicators and fundamental ratios. We help investors to determine the real value of Ensign using virtually all public information available. We use both quantitative as well as qualitative analysis to arrive at the intrinsic value of The Ensign Group based on its fundamental data. In general, a quantitative approach, as applied to this company, focuses on analyzing financial statements comparatively, whereas a qaualitative method uses data that is important to a company's growth but cannot be measured and presented in a numerical way.
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The Ensign Group, Inc. provides health care services in the post-acute care continuum and other ancillary businesses. The Ensign Group, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is based in San Juan Capistrano, California. ENSIGN GROUP operates under Long-Term Care Facilities classification in Germany and is traded on Frankfurt Stock Exchange. It employs 23463 people.
Some investors attempt to determine whether the market's mood is bullish or bearish by monitoring changes in market sentiment. Unlike more traditional methods such as technical analysis, investor sentiment usually refers to the aggregate attitude towards Ensign in the overall investment community. So, suppose investors can accurately measure the market's sentiment. In that case, they can use it for their benefit. For example, some tools to gauge market sentiment could be utilized using contrarian indexes, Ensign's short interest history, or implied volatility extrapolated from Ensign options trading.

Pair Trading with Ensign

One of the main advantages of trading using pair correlations is that every trade hedges away some risk. Because there are two separate transactions required, even if Ensign position performs unexpectedly, the other equity can make up some of the losses. Pair trading also minimizes risk from directional movements in the market. For example, if an entire industry or sector drops because of unexpected headlines, the short position in Ensign will appreciate offsetting losses from the drop in the long position's value.
The ability to find closely correlated positions to Ensign could be a great tool in your tax-loss harvesting strategies, allowing investors a quick way to find a similar-enough asset to replace Ensign when you sell it. If you don't do this, your portfolio allocation will be skewed against your target asset allocation. So, investors can't just sell and buy back Ensign - that would be a violation of the tax code under the "wash sale" rule, and this is why you need to find a similar enough asset and use the proceeds from selling The Ensign Group to buy it.
The correlation of Ensign is a statistical measure of how it moves in relation to other equities. This measure is expressed in what is known as the correlation coefficient, which ranges between -1 and +1. A perfect positive correlation (i.e., a correlation coefficient of +1) implies that as Ensign moves, either up or down, the other security will move in the same direction. Alternatively, perfect negative correlation means that if Ensign Group moves in either direction, the perfectly negatively correlated security will move in the opposite direction. If the correlation is 0, the equities are not correlated; they are entirely random. A correlation greater than 0.8 is generally described as strong, whereas a correlation less than 0.5 is generally considered weak.
Correlation analysis and pair trading evaluation for Ensign can also be used as hedging techniques within a particular sector or industry or even over random equities to generate a better risk-adjusted return on your portfolios.
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Please note, there is a significant difference between Ensign's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Ensign value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Ensign's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.