I currently have cell that has the following output from my Google Sheet:

Share Price vs. Fair ValueBelow Fair Value: AAPL ($126.85) is trading above our estimate of fairvalue ($118.02)Significantly Below Fair Value: AAPL is trading above ourestimate of fair value.

From this cell, I want to extract the second number only, so 118.02 (ideally without the $ and the "S"). Currently my formula looks like this:


As an output I'm getting

$118.02 and in the cell next to it the letter "S".

Not sure why the regex is adding the "S" along with the number : ) Any way to get rid of it in the REGEXEXTRACT formula?

I tried using this https://regex101.com/ but I still seem to be dumbfounded.

  • REGEXEXTRACT is not a formula in Excel.
    – Scott Craner
    May 12 at 13:31
  • Sorry, my bad. Thought it was the same in Excel : (
    – Google Sheet
    May 12 at 13:48

Try this formula used in Excel Sheet

Edit :

to extract the 2nd value

In B1, enter formula :


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  • Thanks, that formula doesn't work for me, unfortunately. Maybe because I'm using Google Sheets. The number could be in € or other currencies, just as a side note. I tried playing around here: regex101.com/r/EP4lI8/1 but can't seem to figure it out on how to get rid of the pesky "S"
    – Google Sheet
    May 12 at 13:47
  • @GoogleSheet, please see my edited post to revise the formula in extract the 2nd value and ignore the $ , € or other currencies sign
    – bosco_yip
    May 12 at 14:22

Taken that the cell in question is DV2, you can use the following formula


If you want to turn the result to an actual number add ^1 at the end of the formula.


If you need to, you can also add the IFERROR

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