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LOPE Grand Canyon Education PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As at May 20, 2024, the LOPE stock has a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.57. This is based on the current EPS of $7.18 and the stock price of $147.69 per share. An increase of 12% has been recorded in the PE ratio compared to the average of 18.3 of the past four quarters.

LOPE PE ratio history

How has LOPE's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Grand Canyon Education over the last ten years is 18.05. The current 20.57 price-to-earnings ratio is 14% more than the historical average. In the past ten years, LOPE's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Sep 2018 quarter at 24.15, with a price of $112.8 and an EPS of $4.67. The Jun 2016 quarter saw the lowest point at 12.84, with a price of $39.92 and an EPS of $3.11.


Grand Canyon Education PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 29.37% in 2016

Maximum annual decrease: -26.31% in 2015

Year PE ratio Change
2023 19.33 5.17%
2022 18.38 27.37%
2021 14.43 -14.92%
2020 16.96 -4.02%
2019 17.67 -11.61%
2018 19.99 -3.76%
2017 20.77 14.44%
2016 18.15 29.37%
2015 14.03 -26.31%
2014 19.04 -13.53%

LOPE average PE ratio chart

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

Currently, LOPE's PE ratio is above the 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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LOPE PE vs peers

What is LOPE's PE ratio compared to its peers

LOPE's PE ratio is less than its peer stocks ESI and DV, but it is above LINC's. Grand Canyon Education is presently trading at a lower PE ratio (20.57) than its peer group average of 33.19.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
LINC Lincoln Educational Services Corp 13.95 $372.92M
LOPE Grand Canyon Education Inc 20.36 $4.35B
STRA Strategic Education Inc 26.89 $2.87B
ESI Element Solutions Inc 44.67 $5.84B
DV DoubleVerify Holdings Inc 47 $3.23B
CECO Ceco Environmental Corp. 70.03 $880.72M
APEI American Public Education Inc N/A $310.9M

Frequently asked questions

What is Grand Canyon Education's PE ratio?

As of May 20, 2024, LOPE stock has a price to earnings ratio of 20.57.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Grand Canyon Education (LOPE)?

The 3-year average PE ratio for LOPE stock is 17.02.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Grand Canyon Education (LOPE)?

The 5-year average PE ratio for LOPE stock is 17.31.

What is the highest PE ratio for LOPE?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 24.15 in the Sep 2018 quarter.

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

LOPE's current price to earnings ratio is 14% above its 10-year historical average.

How is LOPE's PE ratio calculated (Grand Canyon Education PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is calculated by taking the latest stock price and dividing it by the earnings per share(EPS) for the last 12 months. As of today (May 20, 2024), Grand Canyon Education's stock price is $147.69. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $7.18. Therefore, Grand Canyon Education's price to earnings ratio for today is 20.57. PE RATIO(20.57) = STOCK PRICE($147.69) / TTM EPS($7.18)

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