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GNW Genworth Financial PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current P/E ratio for Genworth Financial stock as of Oct 2, 2023 is 6.06. This is calculated based on the TTM EPS of $0.98 and the stock price of $5.94 per share. The PE ratio has increased by 40% from its last 4 quarters average of 4.3.

GNW PE ratio history

How has GNW's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Genworth Financial for the last ten years is 8.99. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 6.06 is 33% less than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, GNW's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Sep 2019 quarter at 62.86, when the price was $4.4 and the EPS was $0.07. The lowest point was recorded in the Jun 2021 quarter, when it reached 1.77 with a price of $3.9 and an EPS of $2.2.


Genworth Financial PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 922.11% in 2018

Maximum annual decrease: -78.89% in 2021

Year PE ratio Change
2022 4.37 91.67%
2021 2.28 -78.89%
2020 10.8 66.92%
2019 6.47 -66.68%
2018 19.42 922.11%
2017 1.9 N/A
2016 N/A N/A
2015 N/A N/A
2014 N/A N/A
2013 13.74 20.74%

GNW average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of GNW is above its 3-year average, but it is under its 5 and 10-year averages.

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GNW PE vs peers

What is GNW's PE ratio compared to its peers

When compared to its peer stocks MET and PRU, GNW's PE ratio is lower. Genworth Financial's PE ratio is trading below the peer average of 18.45.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
GNW Genworth Financial Inc 5.81 $2.64B
UNM Unum Group 6.58 $9.34B
CNO CNO Financial Group Inc 11.78 $2.58B
MET Metlife Inc 23.29 $45.02B
PRU Prudential Financial Inc 30.03 $32.92B
AAME Atlantic American Corp 191 $38.97M
LNC Lincoln National Corp N/A $3.92B
PL Planet Labs PBC N/A $719.86M

Frequently asked questions

What is Genworth Financial's PE ratio?

GNW's price to earnings ratio is 6.06 as of Oct 2, 2023.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Genworth Financial (GNW)?

Over the last 3 years, the average PE ratio for GNW stock is 3.84.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Genworth Financial (GNW)?

Over the last 5 years, the average PE ratio for GNW stock is 9.97.

What is the highest PE ratio for GNW?

Over the last ten years, the Sep 2019 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 62.86.

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

The current PE ratio of GNW is 33% lower than the 10-year historical average.

Why is Genworth Financial's PE ratio so low?

GNW's PE ratio is low because the stock price is relatively cheap compared to the earnings generated by the company.

How is GNW's PE ratio calculated (Genworth Financial 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 (Oct 2, 2023), Genworth Financial's share price is $5.94. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Jun 2023 is $0.98. Therefore, Genworth Financial's price to earnings ratio for today is 6.06. PE RATIO(6.06) = STOCK PRICE($5.94) / TTM EPS($0.98)

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