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PYPL PayPal Holdings PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As at Feb 23, 2024, the PYPL stock has a PE ratio of 15.37. This is based on the current EPS of $3.85 and the stock price of $59.16 per share. A decrease of 27% has been seen in the P/E ratio compared to the average of 21.0 of the last 4 quarters.

PYPL PE ratio history

How has PYPL's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of PayPal Holdings over the last nine years is 45.47. The current 15.37 PE ratio is 66% below the historical average. Over the past nine years, PYPL's PE ratio was at its highest in the Jun 2020 quarter at 79.56, with a price of $174.23 and an EPS of $2.19. The Dec 2023 quarter recorded the bottom point at 15.95, with a price of $61.41 and an EPS of $3.85.

Average
45.47
Median
47.69
Minimum
15.95
Maximum
79.56

PayPal Holdings PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 45.2% in 2017

Maximum annual decrease: -52.96% in 2023

Year PE ratio Change
2023 15.95 -52.96%
2022 33.91 -36.16%
2021 53.12 -18.8%
2020 65.42 26.39%
2019 51.76 7.1%
2018 48.33 -2.19%
2017 49.41 45.2%
2016 34.03 -5.99%
2015 36.2 N/A
2014 N/A N/A

PYPL average PE ratio chart

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

PYPL's current P/E ratio is below the 3 and 5-year averages.

3-year avg
39.89
5-year avg
48.3
10-year avg
N/A
15-year avg
N/A

PYPL PE vs peers

What is PYPL's PE ratio compared to its peers
Stock name PE ratio Market cap
PYPL PayPal Holdings Inc 15.37 $63.4B
PGY Pagaya Technologies Ltd N/A $1.09B

Frequently asked questions

What is PayPal Holdings's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for PYPL stock as of Feb 23, 2024, stands at 15.37.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for PayPal Holdings (PYPL)?

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for PYPL stock is 39.89.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for PayPal Holdings (PYPL)?

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for PYPL stock is 48.3.

What is the highest PE ratio for PYPL?

In the last nine years, the Jun 2020 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 79.56.

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

PYPL's current price to earnings ratio is 66% below its 9-year historical average.

How is PYPL's PE ratio calculated (PayPal Holdings PE ratio formula)?

The PE ratio is calculated by dividing the most recent price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Feb 23, 2024), PayPal Holdings's stock price is $59.16. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Dec 2023 is $3.85. Therefore, PayPal Holdings's P/E ratio for today is 15.37. PE RATIO(15.37) = STOCK PRICE($59.16) / TTM EPS($3.85)

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