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MSM Msc Industrial Direct PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Jul 23, 2024, the MSM stock has a PE ratio of 16.09. The calculation is based on the latest EPS of $5.18 and the stock price of $83.37 per share. A decrease of 5% has been observed in the PE ratio compared to its average of 16.9 of the last four quarters.

MSM PE ratio history

How has MSM's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Msc Industrial Direct over the last ten years is 17.78. The current 16.09 P/E ratio is 10% lower than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, MSM's PE ratio peaked in the Mar 2017 quarter at 26.22, with a price of $104.34 and an EPS of $3.98. The Feb 2020 quarter marked the lowest point at 12.8, with a price of $61.82 and an EPS of $4.83.


Msc Industrial Direct PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 49.15% in 2021

Maximum annual decrease: -41.2% in 2022

Year PE ratio Change
2023 16.56 28.37%
2022 12.9 -41.2%
2021 21.94 49.15%
2020 14.71 13.77%
2019 12.93 -11.68%
2018 14.64 -13.63%
2017 16.95 -13.61%
2016 19.62 9.06%
2015 17.99 -24.57%
2014 23.85 18.3%

MSM average PE ratio chart

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

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

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MSM PE vs peers

What is MSM's PE ratio compared to its peers

MSM's PE ratio stands lower than its peer stocks GWW and FAST, but it is higher than WCC's and DXPE's. Msc Industrial Direct's current PE ratio of 16.09 is lower than the average of its peers, which is 21.91.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
DXPE Dxp Enterprises Inc 13.95 $839.74M
WCC Wesco International Inc 13.98 $8.72B
MSM Msc Industrial Direct Co Inc 16.09 $4.68B
AIT Applied Industrial Technologies Inc 21.69 $8.09B
GWW Ww Grainger Inc 26.15 $46.68B
FAST Fastenal Co 33.78 $38.88B

Frequently asked questions

What is Msc Industrial Direct's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for MSM stock as of Jul 23, 2024, stands at 16.09.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Msc Industrial Direct (MSM)?

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for MSM stock is 16.06.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Msc Industrial Direct (MSM)?

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for MSM stock is 16.76.

What is the highest PE ratio for MSM?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 26.22 and it was in the Mar 2017 quarter.

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

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

How is MSM's PE ratio calculated (Msc Industrial Direct PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is calculated by taking the latest stock price and dividing it by the EPS for the last 12 months. As of today (Jul 23, 2024), Msc Industrial Direct's share price is $83.37. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Jun 2024 is $5.18. Therefore, Msc Industrial Direct's PE ratio for today is 16.09. PE RATIO(16.09) = STOCK PRICE($83.37) / TTM EPS($5.18)

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