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EW Edwards Lifesciences PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Jun 12, 2024, the Edwards Lifesciences stock's PE ratio is 37.67. This takes into account the latest EPS of $2.33 and stock price of $87.77. The PE ratio has grown by 3.9% from its last 4 quarters average of 36.3.

EW PE ratio history

How has EW's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Edwards Lifesciences has averaged 40.76 over the last ten years. The current P/E ratio of 37.67 is 8% lower than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, EW's PE ratio peaked in the Dec 2020 quarter at 69.11, when the price was $91.23 and the EPS was $1.32. The lowest point was in the Jun 2014 quarter, when it reached 12.02 with a price of $14.31 and an EPS of $1.19.


Edwards Lifesciences PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 104.49% in 2015

Maximum annual decrease: -43.58% in 2022

Year PE ratio Change
2023 33.01 8.84%
2022 30.33 -43.58%
2021 53.76 -22.21%
2020 69.11 49.3%
2019 46.29 4.26%
2018 44.4 8.72%
2017 40.84 16.39%
2016 35.09 2.63%
2015 34.19 104.49%
2014 16.72 -11.53%

EW average PE ratio chart

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

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

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EW PE vs peers

What is EW's PE ratio compared to its peers

EW's PE ratio stands lower than its peer stocks BSX and MMSI, but it is higher than MDT's. Edwards Lifesciences is currently trading at a lower PE ratio (37.67) than its peers average of 47.31.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
MDT Medtronic plc 25.92 $108.43B
EW Edwards Lifesciences Corp 37.63 $52.78B
MMSI Merit Medical Systems Inc 46.73 $4.81B
LMAT Lemaitre Vascular Inc 51.65 $1.77B
BSX Boston Scientific Corp 64.13 $113.15B
ICUI Icu Medical Inc N/A $2.77B

Frequently asked questions

What is Edwards Lifesciences's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for EW stock as of Jun 12, 2024, stands at 37.67.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Edwards Lifesciences (EW)?

The 3-year average price to earnings ratio for EW stock is 39.91.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Edwards Lifesciences (EW)?

The 5-year average price to earnings ratio for EW stock is 46.24.

What is the highest PE ratio for EW?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 69.11 and it was in the Dec 2020 quarter.

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

EW's price to earnings ratio is currently 8% below its 10-year historical average.

How is EW's PE ratio calculated (Edwards Lifesciences PE ratio formula)?

You can calculate the P/E ratio by dividing the most recent stock price by the trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Jun 12, 2024), Edwards Lifesciences's share price is $87.77. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $2.33. Therefore, Edwards Lifesciences's PE ratio for today is 37.67. PE RATIO(37.67) = STOCK PRICE($87.77) / TTM EPS($2.33)

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