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NXST Nexstar Media Group PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As at May 22, 2024, the NXST stock has a PE ratio of 13.51. This is based on the current EPS of $11.95 and the stock price of $161.42 per share. An increase of 5% has been seen in the P/E ratio compared to the average of 12.9 of the last 4 quarters.

NXST PE ratio history

How has NXST's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Nexstar Media Group over the last ten years is 18.53. The current 13.51 PE ratio is 27% below the historical average. Over the past ten years, NXST's PE ratio was at its highest in the Jun 2014 quarter at 172.03, with a price of $51.61 and an EPS of $0.3. The Mar 2018 quarter recorded the bottom point at 5.91, with a price of $66.5 and an EPS of $11.26.


Nexstar Media Group PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 153.52% in 2019

Maximum annual decrease: -74.15% in 2020

Year PE ratio Change
2023 16.03 126.09%
2022 7.09 -6.96%
2021 7.62 25.95%
2020 6.05 -74.15%
2019 23.4 153.52%
2018 9.23 22.58%
2017 7.53 -64.55%
2016 21.24 -9.54%
2015 23.48 -4.79%
2014 24.66 N/A

NXST average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of NXST is greater than its 3 and 5-year historical averages, but it is below the 10-year average.

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NXST PE vs peers

What is NXST's PE ratio compared to its peers

NXST's PE ratio is lower than its peer stock DIS, but it is greater than CMCSA's and FOXA's.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
CMCSA Comcast Corp 10.29 $152.59B
FOXA Fox Corp 10.32 $15.41B
NXST Nexstar Media Group Inc 13.51 $5.3B
DIS Walt Disney Co 110.77 $187.81B
SBGI Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc N/A $889.43M
EVC Entravision Communications Corp N/A $187.53M
MEG Montrose Environmental Group Inc N/A $1.62B
GTN Gray Television Inc N/A $593.83M

Frequently asked questions

What is Nexstar Media Group's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for NXST stock as of May 22, 2024, stands at 13.51.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Nexstar Media Group (NXST)?

As an average over the last 3 years, NXST stock has a PE ratio of 9.22.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Nexstar Media Group (NXST)?

As an average over the last 5 years, NXST stock has a PE ratio of 10.14.

What is the highest PE ratio for NXST?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 172.03 in the Jun 2014 quarter.

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

NXST's current price to earnings ratio is 27% below its 10-year historical average.

How is NXST's PE ratio calculated (Nexstar Media Group PE ratio formula)?

To determine the PE ratio, divide the most recent stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (May 22, 2024), Nexstar Media Group's stock price is $161.42. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $11.95. Therefore, Nexstar Media Group's P/E ratio for today is 13.51. PE RATIO(13.51) = STOCK PRICE($161.42) / TTM EPS($11.95)

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