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PLAB Photronics
PE ratio, current and historical analysis

## PLAB PE ratio history

### Photronics PE ratio by year

## PLAB average PE ratio chart

## PLAB PE vs peers

## Frequently asked questions

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What is Photronics's PE ratio?

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What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Photronics (PLAB)?

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What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Photronics (PLAB)?

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What is the highest PE ratio for PLAB?

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

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How is PLAB's PE ratio calculated (Photronics PE ratio formula)?

The PE ratio for Photronics stock stands at 12.13 as of Jun 12, 2024. This takes into account the latest EPS of $2.19 and stock price of $26.56. The PE ratio at present is nearly equal to the average from the previous 4 quarters.

How has PLAB's PE ratio performed in the past

Over the last ten years, the average PE ratio of Photronics has been 19.71. The current 12.13 P/E ratio is 38% lower than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, PLAB's PE ratio peaked in the Jul 2017 quarter at 52.63, with a price of $10 and an EPS of $0.19. The Apr 2023 quarter marked the lowest point at 7.23, with a price of $14.46 and an EPS of $2.

Average

19.71

Median

17.7

Minimum

7.23

Maximum

52.63

Maximum annual increase: 246.86% in 2017

Maximum annual decrease: -68.23% in 2018

Year | PE ratio | Change |
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2023 | 8.96 | 8.21% |

2022 | 8.28 | -42.62% |

2021 | 14.43 | -23.04% |

2020 | 18.75 | -28.49% |

2019 | 26.22 | 64.18% |

2018 | 15.97 | -68.23% |

2017 | 50.26 | 246.86% |

2016 | 14.49 | 1.26% |

2015 | 14.31 | -33.13% |

2014 | 21.4 | -22.46% |

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

Currently, PLAB's PE ratio is lower than its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

3-year avg

12.4

5-year avg

16.23

10-year avg

19.71

15-year avg

20.5

What is PLAB's PE ratio compared to its peers

PLAB's PE ratio stands lower than its peer stock ACLS.

Stock name | PE ratio | Market cap |
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PLAB Photronics Inc | 11.56 | $1.6B |

ACLS Axcelis Technologies Inc | 18.48 | $4.59B |

MU Micron Technology Inc | N/A | $158.44B |

AXTI Axt Inc | N/A | $162.06M |

The price to earnings ratio for PLAB stock is 12.13 as of Jun 12, 2024.

The average PE ratio for PLAB stock over the past 3 years is 12.4.

The average PE ratio for PLAB stock over the past 5 years is 16.23.

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached its highest level at 52.63 in the Jul 2017 quarter.

PLAB's price to earnings ratio is currently 38% below 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 12, 2024), Photronics's share price is $26.56. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Apr 2024 is $2.19. Therefore, Photronics's PE ratio for today is 12.13. `PE RATIO(12.13) = STOCK PRICE($26.56) / TTM EPS($2.19)`

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