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APD Air Products & Chemicals PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Sep 28, 2023, the APD stock has a PE ratio of 29.09. The calculation is based on the latest EPS of $9.86 and the stock price of $286.87 per share. An increase of 3.2% has been observed in the PE ratio compared to its average of 28.2 of the last four quarters.

APD PE ratio history

How has APD's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Air Products & Chemicals over the last ten years is 28.16. The current 29.09 P/E ratio is 3.3% higher than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, APD's PE ratio peaked in the Mar 2016 quarter at 56.05, with a price of $144.05 and an EPS of $2.57. The Mar 2017 quarter marked the lowest point at 9.28, with a price of $135.29 and an EPS of $14.58.


Air Products & Chemicals PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 140.16% in 2016

Maximum annual decrease: -78.66% in 2017

Year PE ratio Change
2022 22.91 -15.27%
2021 27.04 -22.57%
2020 34.92 25.75%
2019 27.77 13.53%
2018 24.46 122.57%
2017 10.99 -78.66%
2016 51.49 140.16%
2015 21.44 -23.26%
2014 27.94 24.29%
2013 22.48 50.37%

APD average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of APD is higher than its 5 and 10-year averages, but it is lower than its 3-year average.

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APD PE vs peers

What is APD's PE ratio compared to its peers

In comparison to its peer stocks VLO and DOW, APD's PE ratio is higher.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
VLO Valero Energy Corp 4.94 $50.63B
DD DuPont de Nemours Inc 7.89 $34.47B
DOW Dow Inc 21 $36.18B
APD Air Products & Chemicals Inc 29.11 $63.77B

Frequently asked questions

What is Air Products & Chemicals's PE ratio?

APD stock has a price to earnings ratio of 29.09 as of Sep 28, 2023.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Air Products & Chemicals (APD)?

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for APD stock is 29.25.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Air Products & Chemicals (APD)?

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for APD stock is 27.81.

What is the highest PE ratio for APD?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached its highest level at 56.05 in the Mar 2016 quarter.

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

APD's current price to earnings ratio is 3.3% above its 10-year historical average.

How is APD's PE ratio calculated (Air Products & Chemicals PE ratio formula)?

You can calculate the P/E ratio by dividing the most recent stock price by the trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Sep 28, 2023), Air Products & Chemicals's share price is $286.87. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Jun 2023 is $9.86. Therefore, Air Products & Chemicals's PE ratio for today is 29.09. PE RATIO(29.09) = STOCK PRICE($286.87) / TTM EPS($9.86)

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