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GNTX Gentex PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current PE ratio for Gentex stock as of Feb 23, 2024 is 19.61. This is calculated based on the TTM EPS of $1.84 and the stock price of $36.08 per share. The PE ratio marks an increase of 4.2% from its last 4 quarters average of 18.8.

GNTX PE ratio history

How has GNTX's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Gentex for the last ten years is 17.11. The current P/E ratio of 19.61 is 15% higher than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, GNTX's PE ratio peaked in the Dec 2020 quarter at 24.06, when the price was $33.93 and the EPS was $1.41. The lowest point was in the Dec 2018 quarter, when it reached 12.32 with a price of $20.21 and an EPS of $1.64.


Gentex PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 40.83% in 2019

Maximum annual decrease: -19.51% in 2015

Year PE ratio Change
2023 17.75 -11.47%
2022 20.05 -13.13%
2021 23.08 -4.07%
2020 24.06 38.67%
2019 17.35 40.83%
2018 12.32 -16.47%
2017 14.75 -9.34%
2016 16.27 10.76%
2015 14.69 -19.51%
2014 18.25 -13.67%

GNTX average PE ratio chart

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

GNTX's current PE ratio is higher than the 5 and 10-year averages, but it is lower than its 3-year average.

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GNTX PE vs peers

What is GNTX's PE ratio compared to its peers

GNTX's PE ratio stands lower than its peer stocks CTAS and FSS, but it is higher than JCI's and ALV's. Gentex's current PE ratio of 19.61 is lower than the average of its peers, which is 26.38.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
VC Visteon Corp 6.65 $3.16B
LEA Lear Corp 13.9 $7.71B
JCI Johnson Controls International plc 18.97 $39.83B
ALV Autoliv Inc 19.57 $9.28B
GNTX Gentex Corp 19.61 $8.35B
DORM Dorman Products Inc 26.86 $2.61B
FSS Federal Signal Corp 34.66 $5.05B
CTAS Cintas Corp 45.19 $64.18B
THRM GENTHERM Inc 45.27 $1.76B

Frequently asked questions

What is Gentex's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for GNTX stock as of Feb 23, 2024, stands at 19.61.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Gentex (GNTX)?

The average PE ratio for GNTX stock over the past 3 years is 19.78.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Gentex (GNTX)?

The average PE ratio for GNTX stock over the past 5 years is 18.96.

What is the highest PE ratio for GNTX?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 24.06 and it was in the Dec 2020 quarter.

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

The current PE ratio of GNTX is 15% higher than the 10-year historical average.

How is GNTX's PE ratio calculated (Gentex PE ratio formula)?

To determine the P/E ratio, divide the latest stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (Feb 23, 2024), Gentex's share price is $36.08. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Dec 2023 is $1.84. Therefore, Gentex's PE ratio for today is 19.61. PE RATIO(19.61) = STOCK PRICE($36.08) / TTM EPS($1.84)

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