Back to AWR overview

AWR American States Water PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The PE ratio for American States Water stock stands at 22.96 as of Jun 14, 2024. This takes into account the latest EPS of $3.06 and stock price of $70.26. A decrease of 7% has been observed in the PE ratio compared to its average of 24.6 of the past four quarters.

AWR PE ratio history

How has AWR's PE ratio performed in the past

Over the last ten years, the average PE ratio of American States Water has been 30.78. The current 22.96 price-to-earnings ratio is 25% less than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, AWR's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Dec 2022 quarter at 43.66, with a price of $92.55 and an EPS of $2.12. The Sep 2014 quarter saw the lowest point at 20.28, with a price of $30.42 and an EPS of $1.5.

Average
30.78
Median
30.65
Minimum
20.28
Maximum
43.66

American States Water PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 34.47% in 2014

Maximum annual decrease: -45.35% in 2023

Year PE ratio Change
2023 23.86 -45.35%
2022 43.66 7.64%
2021 40.56 19.36%
2020 33.98 -10.58%
2019 38 -1.94%
2018 38.75 25.81%
2017 30.8 10.2%
2016 27.95 7.25%
2015 26.06 8.63%
2014 23.99 34.47%

AWR average PE ratio chart

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

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

3-year avg
32.57
5-year avg
33.68
10-year avg
30.78
15-year avg
26.75

AWR PE vs peers

What is AWR's PE ratio compared to its peers

When compared to its peers AWK and MSEX, AWR's PE ratio is lower, but it is higher than CWT's and SJW's. American States Water's current PE ratio of 22.96 is in line with the average of its peers, which is 23.38.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
CWT California Water Service Group 18.96 $2.75B
SJW Sjw Group 19.47 $1.68B
ARTNA Artesian Resources Corp 20.12 $351.77M
YORW York Water Co 21.11 $514.68M
AWR American States Water Co 22.96 $2.62B
MSEX Middlesex Water Co 25.12 $913.72M
AWK American Water Works Company Inc 26.28 $25.19B
PCYO Pure Cycle Corp 32.61 $219.93M
CDZI Cadiz Inc N/A $208.8M

Frequently asked questions

What is American States Water's PE ratio?

AWR's price to earnings ratio is 22.96 as of Jun 14, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for American States Water (AWR)?

Over the last 3 years, the average PE ratio for AWR stock is 32.57.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for American States Water (AWR)?

Over the last 5 years, the average PE ratio for AWR stock is 33.68.

What is the highest PE ratio for AWR?

Over the last ten years, the Dec 2022 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 43.66.

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

AWR's price to earnings ratio is currently 25% below its 10-year historical average.

How is AWR's PE ratio calculated (American States Water 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 14, 2024), American States Water's share price is $70.26. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $3.06. Therefore, American States Water's price to earnings ratio for today is 22.96. PE RATIO(22.96) = STOCK PRICE($70.26) / TTM EPS($3.06)

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