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American Shared Hospital Services Message Board

  • chrisfrey50 chrisfrey50 Sep 10, 2012 12:05 PM Flag

    forward p/e

    wondering why we had the bump close to 3 and found this: "Below are the three companies in the Health Care Services industry with the lowest forward price to earnings (P/E) ratios. Forward P/E uses estimated earnings to compare relative value among companies in the same industry. Generally, the lower the forward P/E, the more undervalued a company is believed to be.American Shared Hospital Services (AMEX:AMS) is lowest with a forward P/E ratio of 1.79. American Shared Hospital Services provides stereotactic radiosurgery services to several medical centers in the United States. The Company's radiosurgery is an alternative to conventional brain surgery. American Shared is also developing a business plan for The Operating Room for the 21st Century and owns an insurance services business." on scottrade news

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