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PPC Pilgrims Pride PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current P/E ratio for Pilgrims Pride stock as of May 21, 2024 is 18.17. This is calculated based on the TTM EPS of $2.08 and the stock price of $37.79 per share. The PE ratio has decreased by 65% from its last 4 quarters average of 52.0.

PPC PE ratio history

How has PPC's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Pilgrims Pride for the last ten years is 24.14. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 18.17 is 25% less than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, PPC's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Dec 2021 quarter at 211.92, when the price was $27.55 and the EPS was $0.13. The lowest point was recorded in the Sep 2022 quarter, when it reached 6.19 with a price of $24.06 and an EPS of $3.89.


Pilgrims Pride PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 327.09% in 2021

Maximum annual decrease: -96.39% in 2022

Year PE ratio Change
2023 20.34 165.88%
2022 7.65 -96.39%
2021 211.92 327.09%
2020 49.62 175.36%
2019 18.02 15.59%
2018 15.59 40.07%
2017 11.13 1.83%
2016 10.93 21.44%
2015 9 -27.36%
2014 12.39 59.46%

PPC average PE ratio chart

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

Currently, PPC's PE ratio is under its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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PPC PE vs peers

What is PPC's PE ratio compared to its peers

PPC's PE ratio is less than its peer stock HRL, but it is above CALM's.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
CALM Cal-Maine Foods Inc 10.81 $2.99B
PPC Pilgrims Pride Corp 18.17 $8.95B
HRL Hormel Foods Corp 24.95 $19.95B
TSN Tyson Foods Inc N/A $21.73B
HAIN Hain Celestial Group Inc N/A $660.35M

Frequently asked questions

What is Pilgrims Pride's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for PPC stock is 18.17 as of May 21, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Pilgrims Pride (PPC)?

The 3-year average PE ratio for PPC stock is 48.24.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Pilgrims Pride (PPC)?

The 5-year average PE ratio for PPC stock is 38.09.

What is the highest PE ratio for PPC?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 211.92 and it was in the Dec 2021 quarter.

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

The current PE ratio of PPC is 25% lower than the 10-year historical average.

How is PPC's PE ratio calculated (Pilgrims Pride PE ratio formula)?

You can calculate the P/E ratio by dividing the most recent stock price by the trailing twelve months earnings per share(EPS). As of today (May 21, 2024), Pilgrims Pride's share price is $37.79. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $2.08. Therefore, Pilgrims Pride's price to earnings ratio for today is 18.17. PE RATIO(18.17) = STOCK PRICE($37.79) / TTM EPS($2.08)

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