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EIG Employers Holdings PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current P/E ratio for Employers Holdings stock as of Sep 28, 2023 is 8.91. This is calculated based on the current EPS of $4.59 and the stock price of $40.89 per share. The PE ratio has decreased by 45% from the past four quarters average of 16.3.

EIG PE ratio history

How has EIG's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Employers Holdings for the last ten years is 10.97. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 8.91 is 19% less than the historical average. In the past ten years, EIG's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Dec 2022 quarter at 24.51, when the stock price was $43.13 and the EPS was $1.76. The lowest point was recorded in the Sep 2013 quarter, when it reached 6.77 with a price of $29.74 and an EPS of $4.39.


Employers Holdings PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 155.21% in 2013

Maximum annual decrease: -52.27% in 2014

Year PE ratio Change
2022 24.51 149.85%
2021 9.81 22.17%
2020 8.03 -5.97%
2019 8.54 -12.5%
2018 9.76 -31.65%
2017 14.28 18.6%
2016 12.04 29.6%
2015 9.29 26.05%
2014 7.37 -52.27%
2013 15.44 155.21%

EIG average PE ratio chart

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

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

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EIG PE vs peers

What is EIG's PE ratio compared to its peers

EIG's PE ratio is below its peer stocks AFL and TRV. Employers Holdings is presently trading at a lower PE ratio (8.91) than its peer group average of 13.01.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
EIG Employers Holdings Inc 8.8 $1.05B
AFL Aflac Inc 10.19 $45.65B
MKL Markel Corp 10.6 $19.66B
HIG Hartford Financial Services Group Inc 11.3 $21.74B
AMSF Amerisafe Inc 14.7 $958.81M
TRV Travelers Companies Inc 17.27 $37.56B

Frequently asked questions

What is Employers Holdings's PE ratio?

As of Sep 28, 2023, EIG stock has a price to earnings ratio of 8.91.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Employers Holdings (EIG)?

The 3-year average PE ratio for EIG stock is 12.77.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Employers Holdings (EIG)?

The 5-year average PE ratio for EIG stock is 11.82.

What is the highest PE ratio for EIG?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 24.51 in the Dec 2022 quarter.

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

The current price to earnings ratio of EIG is 19% lower than the 10-year historical average.

Why is Employers Holdings'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 EIG's PE ratio calculated (Employers Holdings 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 (Sep 28, 2023), Employers Holdings's stock price is $40.89. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Jun 2023 is $4.59. Therefore, Employers Holdings's price to earnings ratio for today is 8.91. PE RATIO(8.91) = STOCK PRICE($40.89) / TTM EPS($4.59)

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