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FSS Federal Signal PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current price-to-earnings ratio for Federal Signal stock as of Jun 20, 2024 is 28.26. This is calculated based on the current EPS of $2.98 and the stock price of $84.22 per share. The current PE ratio is nearly the same as the last four quarters average.

FSS PE ratio history

How has FSS's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Federal Signal for the last ten years is 19.62. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 28.26 is 44% more than the historical average. In the past ten years, FSS's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Dec 2023 quarter at 29.63, when the stock price was $76.74 and the EPS was $2.59. The lowest point was recorded in the Sep 2015 quarter, when it reached 11.33 with a price of $13.71 and an EPS of $1.21.


Federal Signal PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 167.31% in 2014

Maximum annual decrease: -34.97% in 2018

Year PE ratio Change
2023 29.63 26.9%
2022 23.35 -11.12%
2021 26.27 25.93%
2020 20.86 16.41%
2019 17.92 41.32%
2018 12.68 -34.97%
2017 19.5 -10.06%
2016 21.68 39.51%
2015 15.54 1.64%
2014 15.29 167.31%

FSS average PE ratio chart

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

Currently, FSS's PE ratio is above its 3, 5 and 10-year historical averages.

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FSS PE vs peers

What is FSS's PE ratio compared to its peers

When compared to its peers CTAS and KNDI, FSS's PE ratio is lower, but it is higher than GNTX's.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
GNTX Gentex Corp 17.74 $7.79B
FSS Federal Signal Corp 28.26 $5.15B
CTAS Cintas Corp 48 $71.68B
KNDI Kandi Technologies Group Inc 89 $155.5M

Frequently asked questions

What is Federal Signal's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for FSS stock is 28.26 as of Jun 20, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Federal Signal (FSS)?

The average PE ratio for FSS stock over the past 3 years is 24.67.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Federal Signal (FSS)?

The average PE ratio for FSS stock over the past 5 years is 22.08.

What is the highest PE ratio for FSS?

In the last ten years, the Dec 2023 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 29.63.

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

The current price to earnings ratio of FSS is 44% higher than the 10-year historical average.

How is FSS's PE ratio calculated (Federal Signal PE ratio formula)?

To determine the P/E ratio, divide the latest stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (Jun 20, 2024), Federal Signal's stock price is $84.22. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $2.98. Therefore, Federal Signal's price to earnings ratio for today is 28.26. PE RATIO(28.26) = STOCK PRICE($84.22) / TTM EPS($2.98)

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