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PLAB Photronics PE ratio, current and historical analysis

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.

PLAB PE ratio history

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.


Photronics PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 246.86% in 2017

Maximum annual decrease: -68.23% in 2018

Year PE ratio Change
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%

PLAB average PE ratio chart

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.

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PLAB PE vs peers

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
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

Frequently asked questions

What is Photronics's PE ratio?

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

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

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

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

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

What is the highest PE ratio for PLAB?

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

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

PLAB's price to earnings ratio is currently 38% below its 10-year historical average.

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

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.