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CPK Chesapeake Utilities PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Jun 14, 2024, the CPK stock has a PE ratio of 22.06. The calculation is based on the latest EPS of $4.78 and the stock price of $105.47 per share. The PE ratio currently is comparable to its last four-quarter average.

CPK PE ratio history

How has CPK's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Chesapeake Utilities over the last ten years is 23.14. The current 22.06 P/E ratio is 4.7% lower than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, CPK's PE ratio peaked in the Dec 2021 quarter at 30.7, with a price of $145.81 and an EPS of $4.75. The Sep 2014 quarter marked the lowest point at 16.93, with a price of $41.66 and an EPS of $2.46.


Chesapeake Utilities PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 20.02% in 2021

Maximum annual decrease: -24.07% in 2022

Year PE ratio Change
2023 22.24 -4.59%
2022 23.31 -24.07%
2021 30.7 20.02%
2020 25.58 5.97%
2019 24.14 2.72%
2018 23.5 6.53%
2017 22.06 -5.44%
2016 23.33 12.22%
2015 20.79 3.85%
2014 20.02 13.56%

CPK average PE ratio chart

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

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

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CPK PE vs peers

What is CPK's PE ratio compared to its peers

In comparison to its peer stocks ATO and NI, CPK's PE ratio is higher. Chesapeake Utilities's current PE ratio of 22.06 is higher than the average of its peers, which is 16.83.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
RGCO Rgc Resources Inc 15.62 $206.78M
NJR New Jersey Resources Corp 16.57 $4.16B
ATO Atmos Energy Corp 17.52 $17.52B
NI Nisource Inc 17.61 $12.63B
CPK Chesapeake Utilities Corp 22.06 $2.35B

Frequently asked questions

What is Chesapeake Utilities's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for CPK stock is 22.06 as of Jun 14, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Chesapeake Utilities (CPK)?

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for CPK stock is 24.75.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Chesapeake Utilities (CPK)?

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for CPK stock is 24.28.

What is the highest PE ratio for CPK?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 30.7 and it was in the Dec 2021 quarter.

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

CPK's current price to earnings ratio is 4.7% below its 10-year historical average.

How is CPK's PE ratio calculated (Chesapeake Utilities 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 14, 2024), Chesapeake Utilities's share price is $105.47. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $4.78. Therefore, Chesapeake Utilities's PE ratio for today is 22.06. PE RATIO(22.06) = STOCK PRICE($105.47) / TTM EPS($4.78)

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