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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 Nov 29, 2023 is 67.61. This is calculated based on the current EPS of $0.82 and the stock price of $55.44 per share. The P/E ratio has decreased by 21% from the past four quarters average of 85.5.

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 93.67. The current PE ratio of 67.61 is 28% 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
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
2013 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 EW.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
TFX Teleflex Inc 25.76 $10.4B
EW Edwards Lifesciences Corp 28.69 $40.86B
SYK Stryker Corp 43.23 $111.83B
BSX Boston Scientific Corp 67.61 $81.22B

Frequently asked questions

What is Boston Scientific's PE ratio?

As of Nov 29, 2023, BSX stock has a price to earnings ratio of 67.61.

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 99.7.

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 68.43.

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 28% 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 (Nov 29, 2023), Boston Scientific's stock price is $55.44. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Sep 2023 is $0.82. Therefore, Boston Scientific's P/E ratio for today is 67.61. PE RATIO(67.61) = STOCK PRICE($55.44) / TTM EPS($0.82)

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