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ROST Ross Stores PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The P/E ratio for Ross Stores stock stands at 26.36 as of Jun 20, 2024. This is calculated based on the current EPS of $5.59 and the stock price of $147.37 per share. An increase of 10% has been recorded in the PE ratio compared to the average of 23.9 of the past four quarters.

ROST PE ratio history

How has ROST's PE ratio performed in the past

Over the last ten years, the average PE ratio of Ross Stores has been 37.74. The current 26.36 price-to-earnings ratio is 30% less than the historical average. In the past ten years, ROST's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Jan 2021 quarter at 463.71, with a price of $111.29 and an EPS of $0.24. The Aug 2014 quarter saw the lowest point at 15.48, with a price of $32.35 and an EPS of $2.09.


Ross Stores PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 1,813.78% in 2021

Maximum annual decrease: -95.79% in 2022

Year PE ratio Change
2024 25.7 -5.34%
2023 27.15 38.95%
2022 19.54 -95.79%
2021 463.71 1,813.78%
2020 24.23 13.6%
2019 21.33 -3.44%
2018 22.09 -3.62%
2017 22.92 3.06%
2016 22.24 8.65%
2015 20.47 18.74%

ROST average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of ROST is above its 3-year historical average, but it is lower than the 5 and 10-year averages.

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ROST PE vs peers

What is ROST's PE ratio compared to its peers

ROST's PE ratio is less than its peer stock TJX, but it is above GPS's and ANF's. Ross Stores is presently trading at a higher PE ratio (26.36) than its peer group average of 15.73.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
GES Guess Inc 4.93 $1.1B
JWN Nordstrom Inc 11.46 $3.47B
GPS Gap Inc 13.77 $9.45B
URBN Urban Outfitters Inc 14.28 $4.13B
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Inc 17.7 $3.89B
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Co 20.83 $8.97B
ROST Ross Stores Inc 26.36 $49.39B
TJX Tjx Companies Inc 27.12 $124.75B
CTRN Citi Trends Inc N/A $186.26M

Frequently asked questions

What is Ross Stores's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for ROST stock as of Jun 20, 2024, stands at 26.36.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Ross Stores (ROST)?

The 3-year average PE ratio for ROST stock is 24.0.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Ross Stores (ROST)?

The 5-year average PE ratio for ROST stock is 55.16.

What is the highest PE ratio for ROST?

In the last ten years, the Jan 2021 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 463.71.

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

The current price to earnings ratio of ROST is 30% lower than the 10-year historical average.

How is ROST's PE ratio calculated (Ross Stores PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is calculated by dividing the latest price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Jun 20, 2024), Ross Stores's stock price is $147.37. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Feb 2024 is $5.59. Therefore, Ross Stores's price to earnings ratio for today is 26.36. PE RATIO(26.36) = STOCK PRICE($147.37) / TTM EPS($5.59)

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