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FLO Flowers Foods PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Feb 28, 2024, the Flowers Foods stock's PE ratio is 39.16. This takes into account the latest EPS of $0.58 and stock price of $22.71. The PE ratio marks an increase of 28% from its last 4 quarters average of 30.6.

FLO PE ratio history

How has FLO's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Flowers Foods has averaged 28.18 over the last ten years. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 39.16 is 39% more than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, FLO's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Apr 2020 quarter at 53.81, when the price was $23.14 and the EPS was $0.43. The lowest point was recorded in the Oct 2016 quarter, when it reached 16.91 with a price of $14.71 and an EPS of $0.87.

Average
28.18
Median
26.53
Minimum
16.91
Maximum
53.81

Flowers Foods PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 45.85% in 2023

Maximum annual decrease: -9.9% in 2022

Year PE ratio Change
2023 38.81 45.85%
2022 26.61 -6.04%
2022 28.32 -9.9%
2021 31.43 12.77%
2019 27.87 12.74%
2018 24.72 -7.83%
2017 26.82 6.09%
2016 25.28 5.86%
2016 23.88 4.78%
2015 22.79 18.57%

FLO average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of FLO is above its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

3-year avg
26.96
5-year avg
31
10-year avg
28.18
15-year avg
25.39

FLO PE vs peers

What is FLO's PE ratio compared to its peers

When compared to its peer stocks CPB and POST, FLO's PE ratio is higher. Flowers Foods's PE ratio is trading above the peer average of 27.51.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
CPB Campbell Soup Co 15.95 $12.75B
POST Post Holdings Inc 20.81 $6.33B
JJSF J&J Snack Foods Corp 35.12 $2.82B
THS TreeHouse Foods Inc 37.49 $1.93B
FLO Flowers Foods Inc 38.72 $4.73B

Frequently asked questions

What is Flowers Foods's PE ratio?

As of Feb 28, 2024, FLO stock has a price to earnings ratio of 39.16.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Flowers Foods (FLO)?

The 3-year average PE ratio for FLO stock is 26.96.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Flowers Foods (FLO)?

The 5-year average PE ratio for FLO stock is 31.0.

What is the highest PE ratio for FLO?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached its highest level at 53.81 in the Apr 2020 quarter.

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

FLO's price to earnings ratio is currently 39% above its 10-year historical average.

How is FLO's PE ratio calculated (Flowers Foods PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is calculated by dividing the latest price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Feb 28, 2024), Flowers Foods's share price is $22.71. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Dec 2023 is $0.58. Therefore, Flowers Foods's price to earnings ratio for today is 39.16. PE RATIO(39.16) = STOCK PRICE($22.71) / TTM EPS($0.58)

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