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BALL Ball PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As at May 21, 2024, the BALL stock has a price-to-earnings ratio of 5.25. This is based on the current EPS of $13.38 and the stock price of $70.31 per share. A decrease of 74% has been recorded in the PE ratio compared to the average of 19.8 of the past four quarters.

BALL PE ratio history

How has BALL's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Ball over the last ten years is 35.05. The current 5.25 price-to-earnings ratio is 85% less than the historical average. In the past ten years, BALL's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Mar 2016 quarter at 72.74, with a price of $35.65 and an EPS of $0.49. The Mar 2024 quarter saw the lowest point at 5.03, with a price of $67.36 and an EPS of $13.38.


Ball PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 77.81% in 2015

Maximum annual decrease: -37.05% in 2022

Year PE ratio Change
2023 25.56 13.45%
2022 22.53 -37.05%
2021 35.79 -31.25%
2020 52.06 37.65%
2019 37.82 8.58%
2018 34.83 -1.53%
2017 35.37 -21.78%
2016 45.22 26.84%
2015 35.65 77.81%
2014 20.05 8.67%

BALL average PE ratio chart

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

BALL's current P/E ratio is lower than the 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

3-year avg
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BALL PE vs peers

What is BALL's PE ratio compared to its peers

BALL's PE ratio is below its peer stocks CCK and SLGN.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
BALL Ball Corp. 5.25 $21.82B
SLGN Silgan Holdings Inc 16.36 $5.01B
CCK Crown Holdings Inc 24.71 $10.35B

Frequently asked questions

What is Ball's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for BALL stock as of May 21, 2024, stands at 5.25.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Ball (BALL)?

As an average over the last 3 years, BALL stock has a PE ratio of 26.23.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Ball (BALL)?

As an average over the last 5 years, BALL stock has a PE ratio of 34.42.

What is the highest PE ratio for BALL?

In the last ten years, the Mar 2016 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 72.74.

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

BALL's current price to earnings ratio is 85% below its 10-year historical average.

Why is Ball's PE ratio so low?

A company with a lower PE ratio may indicate that the market has lower growth expectations for the company's future earnings.

How is BALL's PE ratio calculated (Ball PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is calculated by taking the latest stock price and dividing it by the earnings per share(EPS) for the last 12 months. As of today (May 21, 2024), Ball's stock price is $70.31. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $13.38. Therefore, Ball's price to earnings ratio for today is 5.25. PE RATIO(5.25) = STOCK PRICE($70.31) / TTM EPS($13.38)

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