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MEOH Methanex PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As at Jun 20, 2024, the MEOH stock has a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.58. This is based on the current EPS of $2.48 and the stock price of $48.56 per share. An increase of 19% has been recorded in the PE ratio compared to the average of 16.4 of the past four quarters.

MEOH PE ratio history

How has MEOH's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Methanex over the last ten years is 14.98. The current 19.58 price-to-earnings ratio is 31% more than the historical average. In the past ten years, MEOH's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Jun 2016 quarter at 42.17, with a price of $29.1 and an EPS of $0.69. The Sep 2022 quarter saw the lowest point at 4.57, with a price of $31.87 and an EPS of $6.97.


Methanex PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 393.25% in 2019

Maximum annual decrease: -59.05% in 2018

Year PE ratio Change
2023 18.43 140.92%
2022 7.65 22.6%
2021 6.24 N/A
2020 N/A N/A
2019 33.59 393.25%
2018 6.81 -59.05%
2017 16.63 N/A
2016 N/A N/A
2015 14.94 56.11%
2014 9.57 -44.1%

MEOH average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of MEOH is above its 3, 5 and 10-year historical averages.

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MEOH PE vs peers

What is MEOH's PE ratio compared to its peers

MEOH's PE ratio is less than its peer stocks BCPC and SCL, but it is above BP's.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
BP BP plc 10.76 $100.13B
MEOH Methanex Corp. 19.61 $3.28B
BCPC Balchem Corp 42.26 $4.91B
SCL Stepan Co 49.56 $1.86B

Frequently asked questions

What is Methanex's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for MEOH stock is 19.58 as of Jun 20, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Methanex (MEOH)?

Over the last 3 years, the average PE ratio for MEOH stock is 12.43.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Methanex (MEOH)?

Over the last 5 years, the average PE ratio for MEOH stock is 13.54.

What is the highest PE ratio for MEOH?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 42.17 and it was in the Jun 2016 quarter.

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

MEOH's current price to earnings ratio is 31% above its 10-year historical average.

How is MEOH's PE ratio calculated (Methanex PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is calculated by dividing the latest price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Jun 20, 2024), Methanex's stock price is $48.56. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $2.48. Therefore, Methanex's price to earnings ratio for today is 19.58. PE RATIO(19.58) = STOCK PRICE($48.56) / TTM EPS($2.48)

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