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STRA Strategic Education PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The PE ratio for Strategic Education stock stands at 24.9 as of Jun 21, 2024. This is calculated based on the TTM EPS of $4.34 and the stock price of $108.08 per share. A decrease of 26% has been observed in the PE ratio compared to its average of 33.6 of the past four quarters.

STRA PE ratio history

How has STRA's PE ratio performed in the past

Over the last ten years, the average PE ratio of Strategic Education has been 39.43. The current 24.9 price-to-earnings ratio is 37% less than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, STRA's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Jun 2019 quarter at 323.64, with a price of $178 and an EPS of $0.55. The Jun 2015 quarter saw the lowest point at 11.08, with a price of $43.1 and an EPS of $3.89.


Strategic Education PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 88.81% in 2017

Maximum annual decrease: -41.27% in 2020

Year PE ratio Change
2023 31 -22.03%
2022 39.76 58.09%
2021 25.15 0.52%
2020 25.02 -41.27%
2019 42.6 N/A
2018 N/A N/A
2017 46.41 88.81%
2016 24.58 54.59%
2015 15.9 -6.03%
2014 16.92 -23.92%

STRA average PE ratio chart

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

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

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STRA PE vs peers

What is STRA's PE ratio compared to its peers

When compared to its peers ESI and DV, STRA's PE ratio is lower, but it is higher than LOPE's and LINC's. Strategic Education is currently trading at a lower PE ratio (24.9) than its peers average of 32.58.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
LINC Lincoln Educational Services Corp 12.29 $328.59M
LOPE Grand Canyon Education Inc 18.88 $4.03B
STRA Strategic Education Inc 24.9 $2.66B
DV DoubleVerify Holdings Inc 48.75 $3.35B
ESI Element Solutions Inc 50.41 $6.59B
CECO Ceco Environmental Corp. 69.31 $871.64M
APEI American Public Education Inc N/A $272.24M

Frequently asked questions

What is Strategic Education's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for STRA stock is 24.9 as of Jun 21, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Strategic Education (STRA)?

The average PE ratio for STRA stock over the past 3 years is 36.28.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Strategic Education (STRA)?

The average PE ratio for STRA stock over the past 5 years is 48.48.

What is the highest PE ratio for STRA?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 323.64 and it was in the Jun 2019 quarter.

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

The current PE ratio of STRA is 37% lower than the 10-year historical average.

How is STRA's PE ratio calculated (Strategic Education 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 21, 2024), Strategic Education's share price is $108.08. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $4.34. Therefore, Strategic Education's price to earnings ratio for today is 24.9. PE RATIO(24.9) = STOCK PRICE($108.08) / TTM EPS($4.34)

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