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NPK National Presto Industries PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current P/E ratio for National Presto Industries stock as of Jun 20, 2024 is 16.25. This is calculated based on the TTM EPS of $4.53 and the stock price of $73.63 per share. The PE ratio has decreased by 16% from its last 4 quarters average of 19.3.

NPK PE ratio history

How has NPK's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of National Presto Industries for the last ten years is 17.03. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 16.25 is 4.6% less than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, NPK's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Apr 2022 quarter at 28.33, when the price was $78.2 and the EPS was $2.76. The lowest point was recorded in the Mar 2020 quarter, when it reached 10.6 with a price of $67.09 and an EPS of $6.33.


National Presto Industries PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 70.44% in 2021

Maximum annual decrease: -29.55% in 2023

Year PE ratio Change
2023 16.52 -29.55%
2022 23.45 3.76%
2021 22.6 70.44%
2020 13.26 -9.67%
2019 14.68 -28.43%
2018 20.51 56.33%
2017 13.12 -21.2%
2016 16.65 17.17%
2015 14.21 -6.45%
2014 15.19 12.69%

NPK average PE ratio chart

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

NPK's current PE ratio is under its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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NPK PE vs peers

What is NPK's PE ratio compared to its peers

NPK's PE ratio is below its peer stocks KMB and ENR. National Presto Industries's current PE ratio of 16.25 is less than the average of its peers, which is 23.64.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
NPK National Presto Industries Inc 16.25 $522.6M
RGR Sturm Ruger & Co Inc 18.26 $740.25M
ENR Energizer Holdings Inc 24.37 $2.1B
KMB Kimberly Clark Corp 25.62 $47.18B
TRS Trimas Corp 26.29 $1.06B

Frequently asked questions

What is National Presto Industries's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for NPK stock is 16.25 as of Jun 20, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for National Presto Industries (NPK)?

Over the last 3 years, the average PE ratio for NPK stock is 21.02.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for National Presto Industries (NPK)?

Over the last 5 years, the average PE ratio for NPK stock is 18.31.

What is the highest PE ratio for NPK?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 28.33 and it was in the Apr 2022 quarter.

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

The current PE ratio of NPK is 4.6% lower than the 10-year historical average.

How is NPK's PE ratio calculated (National Presto Industries PE ratio formula)?

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 (Jun 20, 2024), National Presto Industries's share price is $73.63. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $4.53. Therefore, National Presto Industries's price to earnings ratio for today is 16.25. PE RATIO(16.25) = STOCK PRICE($73.63) / TTM EPS($4.53)

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