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CPRT Copart
PE ratio, current and historical analysis

## CPRT PE ratio history

### Copart PE ratio by year

## CPRT average PE ratio chart

## CPRT PE vs peers

## Frequently asked questions

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What is Copart's PE ratio?

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What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Copart (CPRT)?

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What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Copart (CPRT)?

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What is the highest PE ratio for CPRT?

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

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How is CPRT's PE ratio calculated (Copart PE ratio formula)?

The current price-to-earnings ratio for Copart stock as of Jun 21, 2024 is 37.15. This is calculated based on the current EPS of $1.46 and the stock price of $54.24 per share. The PE ratio has increased by 9% from the past four quarters average of 34.0.

How has CPRT's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Copart for the last ten years is 27.23. The current P/E ratio of 37.15 is 36% higher than the historical average. In the past ten years, CPRT's PE ratio peaked in the Oct 2020 quarter at 37.79, when the stock price was $27.59 and the EPS was $0.73. The lowest point was in the Oct 2016 quarter, when it reached 15.25 with a price of $6.56 and an EPS of $0.43.

Average

27.23

Median

27.67

Minimum

15.25

Maximum

37.79

Maximum annual increase: 74.11% in 2018

Maximum annual decrease: -24.97% in 2022

Year | PE ratio | Change |
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2023 | 34 | 22.08% |

2022 | 27.85 | -24.97% |

2021 | 37.12 | 19.43% |

2020 | 31.08 | 2.61% |

2019 | 30.29 | -4.99% |

2018 | 31.88 | 74.11% |

2017 | 18.31 | -12.89% |

2016 | 21.02 | 2.69% |

2015 | 20.47 | -11.69% |

2014 | 23.18 | 2.66% |

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

CPRT's current P/E ratio is above the 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

3-year avg

31.43

5-year avg

31.67

10-year avg

27.23

15-year avg

25.09

What is CPRT's PE ratio compared to its peers

In comparison to its peer stocks KMX and PAG, CPRT's PE ratio is higher. Copart's current PE ratio of 37.15 is similar to the average of its peer group, which is 11.06.

Stock name | PE ratio | Market cap |
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GPI Group 1 Automotive Inc | 7 | $4.04B |

LAD Lithia Motors Inc | 7.33 | $6.82B |

AN Autonation Inc | 7.53 | $6.46B |

RUSHA Rush Enterprises Inc | 10.47 | $3.36B |

PAG Penske Automotive Group Inc | 10.5 | $10.11B |

SAH Sonic Automotive Inc | 10.93 | $1.86B |

KMX Carmax Inc | 23.64 | $11.27B |

CPRT Copart Inc | 37.15 | $52.2B |

CRMT Americas Carmart Inc | N/A | $376.88M |

KAR KAR Auction Services Inc | N/A | $1.73B |

CPRT's price to earnings ratio is 37.15 as of Jun 21, 2024.

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for CPRT stock is 31.43.

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for CPRT stock is 31.67.

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 37.79 in the Oct 2020 quarter.

The current price to earnings ratio of CPRT is 36% higher than the 10-year historical average.

To determine the P/E ratio, divide the latest stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (Jun 21, 2024), Copart's stock price is $54.24. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Apr 2024 is $1.46. Therefore, Copart's PE ratio for today is 37.15. `PE RATIO(37.15) = STOCK PRICE($54.24) / TTM EPS($1.46)`

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