Skip to main content
Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
 
No. of Recommendations: 0
Hi JB

Specifically I was refering to the use of the term market multiple. I posted the whole sentence to try to capture the context in which the term was being used. To me, market multiple does not make any sense without a number and parameter attached to it, i.e. a P/E of 20. I was thinking that it was jargon for another term or idea. Other examples I have seen on the boards are.

"trading at a market multiple"

"in terms of a multiple"

Tom G has used these in several of his post.

Thanks for the help
Keith
Print the post  

Announcements

What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.