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KOP Koppers Holdings PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current price-to-earnings ratio for Koppers Holdings stock as of Feb 23, 2024 is 12.06. This is calculated based on the current EPS of $4.32 and the stock price of $52.11 per share. The PE ratio has increased by 28% from the past four quarters average of 9.4.

KOP PE ratio history

How has KOP's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Koppers Holdings for the last ten years is 16.72. The current P/E ratio of 12.06 is 28% lower than the historical average. In the past ten years, KOP's PE ratio peaked in the Sep 2018 quarter at 57.69, when the stock price was $31.15 and the EPS was $0.54. The lowest point was in the Sep 2020 quarter, when it reached 3.54 with a price of $20.91 and an EPS of $5.9.


Koppers Holdings PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 94.01% in 2013

Maximum annual decrease: -58.17% in 2018

Year PE ratio Change
2022 9.34 19.28%
2021 7.83 46.08%
2020 5.36 -54.84%
2019 11.87 -21.96%
2018 15.21 -58.17%
2017 36.36 28.12%
2016 28.38 N/A
2015 N/A N/A
2014 N/A N/A
2013 23.34 94.01%

KOP average PE ratio chart

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

Currently, KOP's PE ratio is higher than its 3 and 5-year historical averages, but it is lower than the 10-year average.

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KOP PE vs peers

What is KOP's PE ratio compared to its peers

KOP's PE ratio stands lower than its peer stocks UNP and CSX, but it is higher than CBT's. Koppers Holdings's current PE ratio of 12.06 is lower than the average of its peers, which is 26.79.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
CBT Cabot Corp 10.74 $4.61B
KOP Koppers Holdings Inc 12.06 $1.09B
CSX Csx Corp 20.72 $75.09B
UNP Union Pacific Corp 24.54 $156.66B
NSC Norfolk Southern Corp 32.09 $58.28B
HUN Huntsman CORP 45.84 $4.5B

Frequently asked questions

What is Koppers Holdings's PE ratio?

As of Feb 23, 2024, KOP stock has a price to earnings ratio of 12.06.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Koppers Holdings (KOP)?

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for KOP stock is 7.67.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Koppers Holdings (KOP)?

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for KOP stock is 9.48.

What is the highest PE ratio for KOP?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 57.69 in the Sep 2018 quarter.

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

The current price to earnings ratio of KOP is 28% lower than the 10-year historical average.

How is KOP's PE ratio calculated (Koppers Holdings 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 (Feb 23, 2024), Koppers Holdings's stock price is $52.11. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Sep 2023 is $4.32. Therefore, Koppers Holdings's PE ratio for today is 12.06. PE RATIO(12.06) = STOCK PRICE($52.11) / TTM EPS($4.32)

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