The Holtzman Corporation has assets of $388,000, current liabilities of $74,000, and long-term liabilities of $95,000. There is $38,800 in preferred stock outstanding; 20,000 shares of common stock have been issued.
a. Compute book value (net worth) per share.
b. If there is $31,900 in earnings available to common stockholders, and Holtzman’s stock has a P/E of 23 times earnings per share, what is the current price of the stock?
c. What is the ratio of market value per share to book value per share?