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A Agilent Technologies PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As at May 22, 2024, the A stock has a PE ratio of 36.23. This is based on the current EPS of $4.22 and the stock price of $152.87 per share. An increase of 24% has been seen in the P/E ratio compared to the average of 29.2 of the last 4 quarters.

A PE ratio history

How has A's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Agilent Technologies over the last ten years is 38.06. The current 36.23 PE ratio is 4.8% below the historical average. Over the past ten years, A's PE ratio was at its highest in the Jan 2018 quarter at 118.44, with a price of $73.43 and an EPS of $0.62. The Jul 2019 quarter recorded the bottom point at 20.66, with a price of $69.41 and an EPS of $3.36.


Agilent Technologies PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 106.01% in 2018

Maximum annual decrease: -66.4% in 2019

Year PE ratio Change
2023 24.5 -25.8%
2022 33.02 -16.55%
2021 39.57 -9.7%
2020 43.82 97.3%
2019 22.21 -66.4%
2018 66.11 106.01%
2017 32.09 4.6%
2016 30.68 -2.51%
2015 31.47 -6.06%
2014 33.5 41.89%

A average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of A is above the 3 and 5-year historical averages, but it is below the 10-year average.

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A PE vs peers

What is A's PE ratio compared to its peers

Compared to its peers TMO and DHR, A's PE ratio stands lower, however it is higher than AME's and BRKR's. Agilent Technologies's PE ratio is trading below the peer group average of 44.8.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
BRKR Bruker Corp 28.47 $11.38B
AME Ametek Inc 30.39 $40.31B
ITRI Itron Inc 30.71 $4.94B
A Agilent Technologies Inc 36.23 $44.8B
TMO Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc 37.75 $225.52B
DHR Danaher Corp 44.83 $197.9B
TER Teradyne Inc 51.02 $22.3B
GE General Electric Co 52.04 $176.02B
CGNX Cognex Corp 83.22 $8.29B
ILMN Illumina Inc N/A $17.11B

Frequently asked questions

What is Agilent Technologies's PE ratio?

A's price to earnings ratio is 36.23 as of May 22, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Agilent Technologies (A)?

As an average over the last 3 years, A stock has a PE ratio of 33.16.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Agilent Technologies (A)?

As an average over the last 5 years, A stock has a PE ratio of 34.36.

What is the highest PE ratio for A?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 118.44 in the Jan 2018 quarter.

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

A's current price to earnings ratio is 4.8% below its 10-year historical average.

How is A's PE ratio calculated (Agilent Technologies PE ratio formula)?

To determine the PE ratio, divide the most recent stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (May 22, 2024), Agilent Technologies's stock price is $152.87. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Jan 2024 is $4.22. Therefore, Agilent Technologies's P/E ratio for today is 36.23. PE RATIO(36.23) = STOCK PRICE($152.87) / TTM EPS($4.22)

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