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SAIA Saia PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The PE ratio for Saia stock stands at 43.37 as of Apr 12, 2024. This is calculated based on the TTM EPS of $13.32 and the stock price of $577.72 per share. An increase of 55% has been observed in the PE ratio compared to its average of 28.0 of the last four quarters.

SAIA PE ratio history

How has SAIA's PE ratio performed in the past

Over the last ten years, the average PE ratio of Saia has been 21.84. The current 43.37 P/E ratio is 99% higher than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, SAIA's PE ratio peaked in the Mar 2021 quarter at 40.96, with a price of $230.58 and an EPS of $5.63. The Dec 2015 quarter marked the lowest point at 10.07, with a price of $22.25 and an EPS of $2.21.

Average
21.84
Median
20.59
Minimum
10.07
Maximum
40.96

Saia PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 128.3% in 2016

Maximum annual decrease: -61.43% in 2015

Year PE ratio Change
2023 32.9 111.58%
2022 15.55 -55.61%
2021 35.03 2.49%
2020 34.18 60.77%
2019 21.26 55.41%
2018 13.68 -30.98%
2017 19.82 -13.79%
2016 22.99 128.3%
2015 10.07 -61.43%
2014 26.11 47.43%

SAIA average PE ratio chart

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

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

3-year avg
24.68
5-year avg
24.89
10-year avg
21.84
15-year avg
23.59

SAIA PE vs peers

What is SAIA's PE ratio compared to its peers

SAIA's PE ratio stands higher than its peer stocks ODFL and ARCB.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
FWRD Forward Air Corp 3.98 $674.55M
ARCB Arcbest Corp 18.33 $3.51B
ODFL Old Dominion Freight Line Inc 39 $48.13B
SAIA Saia Inc 43.37 $15.36B

Frequently asked questions

What is Saia's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for SAIA stock is 43.37 as of Apr 12, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Saia (SAIA)?

The 3-year average price to earnings ratio for SAIA stock is 24.68.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Saia (SAIA)?

The 5-year average price to earnings ratio for SAIA stock is 24.89.

What is the highest PE ratio for SAIA?

Within the last ten years, the current PE ratio is at its peak with a value of 43.37.

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

The current PE ratio of SAIA is 99% higher than the 10-year historical average.

How is SAIA's PE ratio calculated (Saia PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is obtained by dividing the latest price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Apr 12, 2024), Saia's share price is $577.72. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Dec 2023 is $13.32. Therefore, Saia's PE ratio for today is 43.37. PE RATIO(43.37) = STOCK PRICE($577.72) / TTM EPS($13.32)

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