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LAUR Laureate Education PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current PE ratio for Laureate Education stock as of Jun 20, 2024 is 17.77. This is calculated based on the current EPS of $0.79 and the stock price of $14.04 per share. The P/E ratio has a decrease of 11% from the past four quarters average of 20.0.

LAUR PE ratio history

How has LAUR's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Laureate Education for the last eight years is 17.97. The current PE ratio of 17.77 is comparable to the historical average. Over the past eight years, LAUR's PE ratio was at its highest in the Jun 2017 quarter at 103.12, when the stock price was $17.53 and the EPS was $0.17. The lowest value was in the Mar 2020 quarter, when it reached 2.73 with a price of $10.51 and an EPS of $3.85.

Average
17.97
Median
8.94
Minimum
2.73
Maximum
103.12

Laureate Education PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 88.94% in 2022

Maximum annual decrease: -51.12% in 2019

Year PE ratio Change
2023 19.87 -13.23%
2022 22.9 88.94%
2021 12.12 N/A
2020 N/A N/A
2019 4.16 -51.12%
2018 8.51 N/A
2017 N/A N/A
2016 N/A N/A
2015 N/A N/A
2014 N/A N/A

LAUR average PE ratio chart

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

Currently, LAUR's PE ratio is greater than its 5-year historical average, but it is below the 3-year average.

3-year avg
18.92
5-year avg
14.85
10-year avg
N/A
15-year avg
N/A

LAUR PE vs peers

What is LAUR's PE ratio compared to its peers

LAUR's PE ratio is lower than its peer stock LOPE, but it is greater than PRDO's.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
PRDO PERDOCEO EDUCATION Corp 9.03 $1.37B
LAUR Laureate Education Inc 17.71 $2.17B
LOPE Grand Canyon Education Inc 18.91 $4.04B

Frequently asked questions

What is Laureate Education's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for LAUR stock as of Jun 20, 2024, stands at 17.77.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Laureate Education (LAUR)?

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for LAUR stock is 18.92.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Laureate Education (LAUR)?

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for LAUR stock is 14.85.

What is the highest PE ratio for LAUR?

In the last eight years, the Jun 2017 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 103.12.

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

The current price to earnings ratio of LAUR is 1.1% lower than the 8-year historical average.

How is LAUR's PE ratio calculated (Laureate Education PE ratio formula)?

To determine the PE ratio, divide the most recent stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (Jun 20, 2024), Laureate Education's stock price is $14.04. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $0.79. Therefore, Laureate Education's P/E ratio for today is 17.77. PE RATIO(17.77) = STOCK PRICE($14.04) / TTM EPS($0.79)

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