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JEF Jefferies Financial Group
PE ratio, current and historical analysis

## JEF PE ratio history

### Jefferies Financial Group PE ratio by year

## JEF average PE ratio chart

## JEF PE vs peers

## Frequently asked questions

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What is Jefferies Financial Group's PE ratio?

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What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Jefferies Financial Group (JEF)?

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What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Jefferies Financial Group (JEF)?

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What is the highest PE ratio for JEF?

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

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How is JEF's PE ratio calculated (Jefferies Financial Group PE ratio formula)?

As of Jul 16, 2024, the JEF stock has a P/E ratio of 30.69. The calculation is based on the latest EPS of $1.85 and the stock price of $56.77 per share. An increase of 6% has been observed in the PE ratio compared to its average of 28.9 of the past four quarters.

How has JEF's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Jefferies Financial Group over the last ten years is 45.75. The current 30.69 price-to-earnings ratio is 33% less than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, JEF's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Mar 2018 quarter at 757.67, with a price of $22.73 and an EPS of $0.03. The May 2021 quarter saw the lowest point at 5.66, with a price of $32.13 and an EPS of $5.68.

Average

45.75

Median

15.39

Minimum

5.66

Maximum

757.67

Maximum annual increase: 288.42% in 2013

Maximum annual decrease: -88.43% in 2019

Year | PE ratio | Change |
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2023 | 31.64 | 160.63% |

2022 | 12.14 | 103.35% |

2021 | 5.97 | -29.6% |

2020 | 8.48 | 24.52% |

2019 | 6.81 | -88.43% |

2017 | 58.87 | -13.91% |

2016 | 68.38 | 190.98% |

2015 | 23.5 | -43.4% |

2014 | 41.52 | 56.74% |

2013 | 26.49 | 288.42% |

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

Currently, JEF's PE ratio is above its 3 and 5-year averages, but it is under its 10-year average.

3-year avg

16.08

5-year avg

12.91

10-year avg

45.75

15-year avg

40.28

What is JEF's PE ratio compared to its peers

JEF's PE ratio is above its peer stock MS.

Stock name | PE ratio | Market cap |
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MS Morgan Stanley | 19.22 | $173.34B |

JEF Jefferies Financial Group Inc | 30.55 | $11.62B |

As of Jul 16, 2024, JEF stock has a price to earnings ratio of 30.69.

As an average over the last 3 years, JEF stock has a PE ratio of 16.08.

As an average over the last 5 years, JEF stock has a PE ratio of 12.91.

Over the last ten years, the Mar 2018 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 757.67.

JEF's current price to earnings ratio is 33% below its 10-year historical average.

You can calculate the P/E ratio by dividing the most recent stock price by the trailing twelve months earnings per share(EPS). As of today (Jul 16, 2024), Jefferies Financial Group's share price is $56.77. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending May 2024 is $1.85. Therefore, Jefferies Financial Group's price to earnings ratio for today is 30.69. `PE RATIO(30.69) = STOCK PRICE($56.77) / TTM EPS($1.85)`

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