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BSX Boston Scientific PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current price-to-earnings ratio for Boston Scientific stock as of Jun 21, 2024 is 64.76. This is calculated based on the current EPS of $1.2 and the stock price of $77.71 per share. The P/E ratio has decreased by 2.3% from the past four quarters average of 66.3.

BSX PE ratio history

How has BSX's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Boston Scientific for the last ten years is 92.69. The current PE ratio of 64.76 is 30% below the historical average. In the past ten years, BSX's PE ratio was at its highest in the Sep 2016 quarter at 396.67, when the stock price was $23.8 and the EPS was $0.06. The lowest value was in the Mar 2020 quarter, when it reached 10.59 with a price of $32.63 and an EPS of $3.08.


Boston Scientific PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 272.5% in 2017

Maximum annual decrease: -90.57% in 2018

Year PE ratio Change
2023 53.53 -47.94%
2022 102.82 67%
2021 61.57 N/A
2020 N/A N/A
2019 13.38 -54.19%
2018 29.21 -90.57%
2017 309.88 272.5%
2016 83.19 N/A
2015 N/A N/A
2014 N/A N/A

BSX average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of BSX is lower than the 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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BSX PE vs peers

What is BSX's PE ratio compared to its peers

BSX's PE ratio is higher than its peer stocks SYK and MDT. Boston Scientific's current PE ratio of 64.76 is above the average of its peers, which is 35.17.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
CNMD CONMED Corp 24.94 $2.07B
MDT Medtronic plc 29.47 $104.68B
TFX Teleflex Inc 32.44 $9.58B
SYK Stryker Corp 38.72 $130.53B
EW Edwards Lifesciences Corp 39.01 $54.72B
MMSI Merit Medical Systems Inc 46.45 $4.78B
BSX Boston Scientific Corp 64.76 $114.25B
ANGO Angiodynamics Inc N/A $235.52M

Frequently asked questions

What is Boston Scientific's PE ratio?

As of Jun 21, 2024, BSX stock has a price to earnings ratio of 64.76.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Boston Scientific (BSX)?

As an average over the last 3 years, BSX stock has a PE ratio of 77.61.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Boston Scientific (BSX)?

As an average over the last 5 years, BSX stock has a PE ratio of 71.16.

What is the highest PE ratio for BSX?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 396.67 in the Sep 2016 quarter.

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

The current price to earnings ratio of BSX is 30% lower than the 10-year historical average.

How is BSX's PE ratio calculated (Boston Scientific PE ratio formula)?

The PE ratio is calculated by taking the latest stock price and dividing it by the EPS for the last 12 months. As of today (Jun 21, 2024), Boston Scientific's stock price is $77.71. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $1.2. Therefore, Boston Scientific's P/E ratio for today is 64.76. PE RATIO(64.76) = STOCK PRICE($77.71) / TTM EPS($1.2)

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