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BUSE First Busey PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current PE ratio for First Busey stock as of Sep 28, 2023 is 7.82. This is calculated based on the TTM EPS of $2.45 and the stock price of $19.16 per share. The PE ratio marks a decrease of 15% from its last 4 quarters average of 9.2.

BUSE PE ratio history

How has BUSE's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of First Busey for the last ten years is 14.8. The current P/E ratio of 7.82 is 47% lower than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, BUSE's PE ratio peaked in the Dec 2016 quarter at 21.68, when the price was $30.78 and the EPS was $1.42. The lowest point was in the Jun 2023 quarter, when it reached 8.2 with a price of $20.1 and an EPS of $2.45.


First Busey PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 38.71% in 2016

Maximum annual decrease: -40.35% in 2018

Year PE ratio Change
2022 10.66 -12.34%
2021 12.16 3.84%
2020 11.71 -19.96%
2019 14.63 20.41%
2018 12.15 -40.35%
2017 20.37 -6.04%
2016 21.68 38.71%
2015 15.63 -11.14%
2014 17.59 -12.05%
2013 20 -5.39%

BUSE average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of BUSE is lower than its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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BUSE PE vs peers

What is BUSE's PE ratio compared to its peers

In comparison to its peer stocks WTFC and OSBC, BUSE's PE ratio is higher.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
OSBC Old Second Bancorp Inc 6.61 $608.03M
MCBC Macatawa Bank Corp 7.02 $310.51M
WTFC Wintrust Financial Corp 7.74 $4.63B
BUSE First Busey Corp 7.84 $1.06B

Frequently asked questions

What is First Busey's PE ratio?

As of Sep 28, 2023, BUSE stock has a price to earnings ratio of 7.82.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for First Busey (BUSE)?

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for BUSE stock is 10.53.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for First Busey (BUSE)?

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for BUSE stock is 11.54.

What is the highest PE ratio for BUSE?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached its highest level at 21.68 in the Dec 2016 quarter.

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

The current PE ratio of BUSE is 47% lower than the 10-year historical average.

Why is First Busey's PE ratio so low?

BUSE's PE ratio is low because the stock price is relatively cheap compared to the earnings generated by the company.

How is BUSE's PE ratio calculated (First Busey PE ratio formula)?

To determine the P/E ratio, divide the latest stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (Sep 28, 2023), First Busey's share price is $19.16. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Jun 2023 is $2.45. Therefore, First Busey's PE ratio for today is 7.82. PE RATIO(7.82) = STOCK PRICE($19.16) / TTM EPS($2.45)

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