# Justified P/B multiple

Can someone show me how the justified P/B multiple formula is derived:

(ROE-g)/(r-g)

I think I’ve been staring at it too long but I can’t figure out how it comes out of g = ROE x b and E1 = B0 x ROE

Thanks

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P0 / E1 = (1 − b) / (rg)

P0 / (B0 × ROE) = (1 − b) / (rg)

P0 / B0 = ROE × (1 − b) / (rg)

P0 / B0 = (ROE − ROE × b) / (rg)

P0 / B0 = (ROE − g) / (rg)

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Thanks magician!

You’re welcome.

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Thanks for your kind words, biuku.

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Agreed s2k’s site is amazing, well worth the money in advice he gives us for free on here alone. Was glad to fork it over

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llzodiac99 wrote:
I’ve a little bit confused on this time period

1) I think E​​​​​​1 = B​​​​​​1 x ROE​1

2) 1-b = D​​​​​​1 / E​​​​​​1 due to justified leading P/E formula, so b should be g​​​​​​1 / ROE​​​​1

All in, the formula should be P​​​​​​0/B​​​​​​1 = ROE​1 - g​​​​​1 / r - g

,but we all don’t care about the time period.

Pls correct me, if I neglect any assumption or any knowledge.

Tks

The assumption is that ROE, b, and g are constant year-to-year.

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Epsilon wrote:

Check the dates: he wasn’t a charterholder two years ago when he asked the question.

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My pleasure.

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