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ARCB Arcbest PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Apr 19, 2024, the ARCB stock has a P/E ratio of 16.96. The calculation is based on the latest EPS of $8.14 and the stock price of $138.03 per share. An increase of 48% has been observed in the PE ratio compared to its average of 11.5 of the past four quarters.

ARCB PE ratio history

How has ARCB's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Arcbest over the last ten years is 16.81. The current 16.96 price-to-earnings ratio is in line with the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, ARCB's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Mar 2017 quarter at 39.39, with a price of $26 and an EPS of $0.66. The Sep 2022 quarter saw the lowest point at 5.52, with a price of $72.73 and an EPS of $13.18.


Arcbest PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 206.95% in 2016

Maximum annual decrease: -59.87% in 2017

Year PE ratio Change
2023 14.77 155.98%
2022 5.77 -59.65%
2021 14.3 -6.17%
2020 15.24 -13.85%
2019 17.69 34.73%
2018 13.13 -14.8%
2017 15.41 -59.87%
2016 38.4 206.95%
2015 12.51 -54.41%
2014 27.44 -51.93%

ARCB average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of ARCB for the past years

Currently, ARCB's PE ratio is above its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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ARCB PE vs peers

What is ARCB's PE ratio compared to its peers

ARCB's PE ratio is less than its peer stocks ODFL and JBHT, but it is above FDX's and FWRD's. Arcbest is currently trading at a lower PE ratio (16.96) than its peers average of 23.79.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
FWRD Forward Air Corp 3.7 $627.09M
FDX Fedex Corp 15.26 $65.7B
ARCB Arcbest Corp 16.96 $3.25B
JBHT Hunt J B Transport Services Inc 23.76 $17.28B
ODFL Old Dominion Freight Line Inc 37.36 $46.11B
SAIA Saia Inc 38.85 $13.76B

Frequently asked questions

What is Arcbest's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for ARCB stock as of Apr 19, 2024, stands at 16.96.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Arcbest (ARCB)?

The 3-year average PE ratio for ARCB stock is 9.82.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Arcbest (ARCB)?

The 5-year average PE ratio for ARCB stock is 12.47.

What is the highest PE ratio for ARCB?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 39.39 and it was in the Mar 2017 quarter.

How does the current PE ratio for ARCB compare to its historical average?

ARCB's current price to earnings ratio is 0.9% above its 10-year historical average.

How is ARCB's PE ratio calculated (Arcbest PE ratio formula)?

You can calculate the P/E ratio by dividing the most recent stock price by the trailing twelve months earnings per share(EPS). As of today (Apr 19, 2024), Arcbest's share price is $138.03. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Dec 2023 is $8.14. Therefore, Arcbest's price to earnings ratio for today is 16.96. PE RATIO(16.96) = STOCK PRICE($138.03) / TTM EPS($8.14)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.