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BCPC Balchem PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Jun 18, 2024, the Balchem stock's price-to-earnings ratio is 42.6. This results from the current EPS of $3.58 and stock price of $152.5. The current PE ratio is nearly equal to the average from the previous four quarters.

BCPC PE ratio history

How has BCPC's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Balchem has averaged 38.83 over the last ten years. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 42.6 is 10% more than the historical average. In the past ten years, BCPC's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Dec 2021 quarter at 56.58, when the stock price was $168.6 and the EPS was $2.98. The lowest point was recorded in the Jun 2015 quarter, when it reached 26.66 with a price of $55.72 and an EPS of $2.09.

Average
38.83
Median
38.83
Minimum
26.66
Maximum
56.58

Balchem PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 48.88% in 2016

Maximum annual decrease: -39.6% in 2017

Year PE ratio Change
2023 44.01 18.56%
2022 37.12 -34.39%
2021 56.58 29.15%
2020 43.81 6.91%
2019 40.98 28.14%
2018 31.98 12.29%
2017 28.48 -39.6%
2016 47.15 48.88%
2015 31.67 -17.31%
2014 38.3 -1.47%

BCPC average PE ratio chart

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

BCPC's current P/E ratio is above the 5 and 10-year averages, but it is lower than the 3-year average.

3-year avg
43.15
5-year avg
42.17
10-year avg
38.83
15-year avg
35.19

BCPC PE vs peers

What is BCPC's PE ratio compared to its peers

BCPC's PE ratio is less than its peer stock STE, but it is above EMN's.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
EMN Eastman Chemical Co 12.69 $11.65B
BCPC Balchem Corp 42.6 $4.94B
STE STERIS plc 56.53 $21.41B
IFF International Flavors & Fragrances Inc N/A $24.55B
CDXS Codexis Inc N/A $192.62M
MMM 3M Co N/A $55.76B

Frequently asked questions

What is Balchem's PE ratio?

BCPC stock has a price to earnings ratio of 42.6 as of Jun 18, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Balchem (BCPC)?

The average PE ratio for BCPC stock over the past 3 years is 43.15.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Balchem (BCPC)?

The average PE ratio for BCPC stock over the past 5 years is 42.17.

What is the highest PE ratio for BCPC?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 56.58 in the Dec 2021 quarter.

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

BCPC's price to earnings ratio is currently 10% above its 10-year historical average.

How is BCPC's PE ratio calculated (Balchem PE ratio formula)?

To determine the P/E ratio, divide the latest stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (Jun 18, 2024), Balchem's stock price is $152.5. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $3.58. Therefore, Balchem's price to earnings ratio for today is 42.6. PE RATIO(42.6) = STOCK PRICE($152.5) / TTM EPS($3.58)

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