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Outdoor Channel Holdings has the Lowest Price to Book Ratio in the Cable & Satellite Industry (OUTD, RRST, CMCSK)

Published on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 10:16
By Peter Chu

Below are the three companies in the Cable & Satellite industry with the lowest price to book ratios. Often companies with the lowest ratio present the greatest value to investors.

Outdoor Channel Holdings (NASDAQ:OUTD) is lowest with a price to book ratio of 1.67. Outdoor Channel Holdings, Inc. is the principal owner of The Outdoor Channel, a national television network. The network provides traditional outdoor programming that features weekly hunting and fishing series, as well as rodeo, off road, recreational gold prospecting, and country music programs. Outdoor Channel also owns and operates related businesses. Thus far today, Outdoor Channel Holdings has traded 31,000 shares, vs. average volume of 145,000 shares per day. The stock has underperformed the Dow (-0.3% to the Dow's -0.2%) and outperformed the S&P 500 (-0.3% to the S&P's -0.5%) during today's trading.

Following is RRSat Global Communications Network (NASDAQ:RRST) with a price to book ratio of 1.71.

Finishing up the bottom three is Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK), with a price to book ratio of 2.04.

By Peter Chu
pchu@fnno.com