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CBT Cabot PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As at Jun 20, 2024, the CBT stock has a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.04. This is based on the current EPS of $7.93 and the stock price of $95.48 per share. An increase of 10% has been recorded in the PE ratio compared to the average of 11.0 of the last four quarters.

CBT PE ratio history

How has CBT's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Cabot over the last ten years is 19.27. The current 12.04 P/E ratio is 38% lower than the historical average. In the past ten years, CBT's PE ratio peaked in the Dec 2017 quarter at 56.5, with a price of $61.59 and an EPS of $1.09. The Sep 2023 quarter marked the lowest point at 8.89, with a price of $69.27 and an EPS of $7.79.


Cabot PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 51.91% in 2022

Maximum annual decrease: -49.2% in 2023

Year PE ratio Change
2023 8.89 -49.2%
2022 17.5 51.91%
2021 11.52 N/A
2020 N/A N/A
2019 17.17 N/A
2018 N/A N/A
2017 14.16 -36.79%
2016 22.4 N/A
2015 N/A N/A
2014 16.59 -7.58%

CBT average PE ratio chart

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

Currently, CBT's PE ratio is lower than the 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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CBT PE vs peers

What is CBT's PE ratio compared to its peers

In comparison to its peers XOM and DOW, CBT's PE ratio is lower, but it is higher than KOP's. Cabot's PE ratio is trading below the peer group average of 27.74.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
KOP Koppers Holdings Inc 10.59 $824.05M
CBT Cabot Corp 12.04 $5.28B
XOM Exxon Mobil Corp 13.69 $440.59B
DOW Dow Inc 32.08 $38.12B
GLW Corning Inc 54.59 $34.14B
ASPN Aspen Aerogels Inc N/A $2.09B

Frequently asked questions

What is Cabot's PE ratio?

As of Jun 20, 2024, CBT stock has a price to earnings ratio of 12.04.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Cabot (CBT)?

The average PE ratio for CBT stock over the past 3 years is 16.9.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Cabot (CBT)?

The average PE ratio for CBT stock over the past 5 years is 17.8.

What is the highest PE ratio for CBT?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 56.5 in the Dec 2017 quarter.

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

CBT's current price to earnings ratio is 38% below its 10-year historical average.

How is CBT's PE ratio calculated (Cabot PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is calculated by taking the latest stock price and dividing it by the EPS for the last 12 months. As of today (Jun 20, 2024), Cabot's stock price is $95.48. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $7.93. Therefore, Cabot's PE ratio for today is 12.04. PE RATIO(12.04) = STOCK PRICE($95.48) / TTM EPS($7.93)

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