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CSWC Capital Southwest
PE ratio, current and historical analysis

## CSWC PE ratio history

### Capital Southwest PE ratio by year

## CSWC average PE ratio chart

## Frequently asked questions

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What is Capital Southwest's PE ratio?

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What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Capital Southwest (CSWC)?

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What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Capital Southwest (CSWC)?

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What is the highest PE ratio for CSWC?

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

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How is CSWC's PE ratio calculated (Capital Southwest PE ratio formula)?

The PE ratio for Capital Southwest stock stands at 12.62 as of Jul 22, 2024. This is calculated based on the current EPS of $2.05 and the stock price of $25.88 per share. An increase of 8% has been seen in the P/E ratio compared to the average of 11.7 of the last 4 quarters.

How has CSWC's PE ratio performed in the past

Over the last ten years, the average PE ratio of Capital Southwest has been 12.61. The current 12.62 PE ratio is comparable to the historical average. Over the past ten years, CSWC's PE ratio was at its highest in the Dec 2014 quarter at 31.59, with a price of $37.91 and an EPS of N/A. The Dec 2015 quarter recorded the bottom point at 4.9, with a price of $13.88 and an EPS of $2.83.

Average

12.61

Median

11.88

Minimum

4.9

Maximum

31.59

Maximum annual increase: 184.6% in 2015

Maximum annual decrease: -39.2% in 2018

Year | PE ratio | Change |
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2024 | 12.18 | -24.63% |

2023 | 16.16 | 27.34% |

2022 | 12.69 | 52.89% |

2021 | 8.3 | N/A |

2020 | N/A | N/A |

2019 | 8.59 | 23.6% |

2018 | 6.95 | -39.2% |

2017 | 11.43 | N/A |

2016 | N/A | N/A |

2015 | 13.49 | 184.6% |

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

The current PE ratio of CSWC is above the 10-year historical average, but it is below the 3 and 5-year averages.

3-year avg

12.92

5-year avg

13.11

10-year avg

12.61

15-year avg

10.04

The price to earnings ratio for CSWC stock as of Jul 22, 2024, stands at 12.62.

The 3-year average PE ratio for CSWC stock is 12.92.

The 5-year average PE ratio for CSWC stock is 13.11.

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 31.59 and it was in the Dec 2014 quarter.

The current price to earnings ratio of CSWC is 0.1% higher than the 10-year historical average.

The PE ratio is calculated by dividing the most recent price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Jul 22, 2024), Capital Southwest's stock price is $25.88. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $2.05. Therefore, Capital Southwest's P/E ratio for today is 12.62. `PE RATIO(12.62) = STOCK PRICE($25.88) / TTM EPS($2.05)`

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