The Investing Strategy Of Peter Lynch
The New York Times once wrote about Peter Lynch: "Mr. Lynch's investment record puts him in a league by himself." His straightforward approach to investing in the stock market is easy to understand and can be employed by each and every one.
What Is The Value Of A Company?
A common misconception among newer investors is that a higher stock price means a company is also more expensive or worth more.
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The amount of assets a company has on its balance sheet minus its debts.
Dividends per Share ÷ Earnings per Share
( or: Total Dividends ÷ Net Income )
The dividend payout ratio how much of its earnings per share the company uses to pay out its dividend. Especially for high-yielding stocks the payout ratio is of high importance as it is often a signal for an unhealthy payout ratio.
Example: Company XYZ earned 2 EUR per share. They pay a dividend of 3 EUR per share. Their payout ratio is 150 %. As a consequence, 1 EUR per share is paid from substance and not from the company's earnings for that year.