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SCHL Scholastic PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current P/E ratio for Scholastic stock as of Jun 20, 2024 is 23.05. This is calculated based on the TTM EPS of $1.5 and the stock price of $34.57 per share. The current PE ratio is about the same compared to the last 4 quarters average.

SCHL PE ratio history

How has SCHL's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Scholastic for the last ten years is 42.75. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 23.05 is 46% less than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, SCHL's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Aug 2021 quarter at 255.69, when the price was $33.24 and the EPS was $0.13. The lowest point was recorded in the Feb 2016 quarter, when it reached 3.99 with a price of $35.03 and an EPS of $8.77.


Scholastic PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 569.84% in 2016

Maximum annual decrease: -78.47% in 2015

Year PE ratio Change
2023 16.59 2.98%
2022 16.11 N/A
2021 N/A N/A
2020 N/A N/A
2019 75.2 N/A
2018 N/A N/A
2017 28.17 -14.87%
2016 33.09 569.84%
2015 4.94 -78.47%
2014 22.94 -26.43%

SCHL average PE ratio chart

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

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

3-year avg
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SCHL PE vs peers

What is SCHL's PE ratio compared to its peers

SCHL's PE ratio is below its peer stocks DIS and NWSA.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
SCHL Scholastic Corp 23.45 $1.01B
EDUC Educational Development Corp 27.57 $16.55M
NYT New York Times Co 33.28 $8.37B
NWSA News Corp 74.58 $15.3B
DIS Walt Disney Co 109.97 $186.44B

Frequently asked questions

What is Scholastic's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for SCHL stock as of Jun 20, 2024, stands at 23.05.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Scholastic (SCHL)?

Over the last 3 years, the average PE ratio for SCHL stock is 46.7.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Scholastic (SCHL)?

Over the last 5 years, the average PE ratio for SCHL stock is 50.51.

What is the highest PE ratio for SCHL?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 255.69 and it was in the Aug 2021 quarter.

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

The current PE ratio of SCHL is 46% lower than the 10-year historical average.

How is SCHL's PE ratio calculated (Scholastic 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 20, 2024), Scholastic's share price is $34.57. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Feb 2024 is $1.5. Therefore, Scholastic's price to earnings ratio for today is 23.05. PE RATIO(23.05) = STOCK PRICE($34.57) / TTM EPS($1.5)

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