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KLAC Kla
PE ratio, current and historical analysis

## KLAC PE ratio history

### Kla PE ratio by year

## KLAC average PE ratio chart

## KLAC PE vs peers

## Frequently asked questions

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What is Kla's PE ratio?

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What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Kla (KLAC)?

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What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Kla (KLAC)?

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What is the highest PE ratio for KLAC?

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

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How is KLAC's PE ratio calculated (Kla PE ratio formula)?

As of Jun 14, 2024, the KLAC stock has a PE ratio of 42.94. The calculation is based on the latest EPS of $19.21 and the stock price of $824.84 per share. An increase of 62% has been observed in the PE ratio compared to its average of 26.5 of the past four quarters.

How has KLAC's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Kla over the last ten years is 20.64. The current 42.94 price-to-earnings ratio is 108% more than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, KLAC's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Mar 2024 quarter at 36.36, with a price of $698.57 and an EPS of $19.21. The Dec 2018 quarter saw the lowest point at 9.76, with a price of $89.49 and an EPS of $9.17.

Average

20.64

Median

20.26

Minimum

9.76

Maximum

36.36

Maximum annual increase: 59.62% in 2020

Maximum annual decrease: -39.83% in 2022

Year | PE ratio | Change |
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2023 | 19.98 | 38.17% |

2022 | 14.46 | -39.83% |

2021 | 24.03 | -4.11% |

2020 | 25.06 | 59.62% |

2019 | 15.7 | -21.46% |

2018 | 19.99 | 29.3% |

2017 | 15.46 | -4.63% |

2016 | 16.21 | -34.82% |

2015 | 24.87 | 20.14% |

2014 | 20.7 | 21.48% |

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

Currently, KLAC's PE ratio is higher than the 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

3-year avg

20.69

5-year avg

21.94

10-year avg

20.64

15-year avg

19.72

What is KLAC's PE ratio compared to its peers

When compared to its peers NVMI and CAMT, KLAC's PE ratio is lower, but it is higher than AMAT's and LRCX's. Kla's current PE ratio of 42.94 is in line with the average of its peers, which is 42.64.

Stock name | PE ratio | Market cap |
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AMAT Applied Materials Inc | 27.03 | $196.25B |

LRCX Lam Research Corp | 37.89 | $135.45B |

AEIS Advanced Energy Industries Inc | 39.1 | $4B |

KLAC Kla Corp | 42.94 | $111.06B |

NVMI Nova Ltd | 49.68 | $6.91B |

CAMT Camtek Ltd | 59.48 | $5.13B |

ASYS Amtech Systems Inc | N/A | $80.56M |

As of Jun 14, 2024, KLAC stock has a price to earnings ratio of 42.94.

As an average over the last 3 years, KLAC stock has a PE ratio of 20.69.

As an average over the last 5 years, KLAC stock has a PE ratio of 21.94.

Within the last ten years, the current price to earnings ratio is at its peak with a value of 42.94.

KLAC's current price to earnings ratio is 108% above its 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 14, 2024), Kla's share price is $824.84. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $19.21. Therefore, Kla's price to earnings ratio for today is 42.94. `PE RATIO(42.94) = STOCK PRICE($824.84) / TTM EPS($19.21)`

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