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PPL PPL PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Jun 14, 2024, the PPL stock's PE ratio is 27.26. This results from the current EPS of $1.03 and stock price of $28.08. The P/E ratio has increased by 8% from the past four quarters average of 25.1.

PPL PE ratio history

How has PPL's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of PPL has averaged 19.64 over the last ten years. The current PE ratio of 27.26 is 39% above the historical average. Over the past ten years, PPL's PE ratio was at its highest in the Mar 2016 quarter at 50.76, when the stock price was $38.07 and the EPS was $0.75. The lowest value was in the Mar 2020 quarter, when it reached 9.99 with a price of $24.68 and an EPS of $2.47.


PPL PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 145.57% in 2015

Maximum annual decrease: -64.01% in 2016

Year PE ratio Change
2023 27.1 -4.48%
2022 28.37 N/A
2021 N/A N/A
2020 14.76 -1.67%
2019 15.01 37.2%
2018 10.94 -42.02%
2017 18.87 55.18%
2016 12.16 -64.01%
2015 33.79 145.57%
2014 13.76 -15.38%

PPL average PE ratio chart

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

Currently, PPL's PE ratio is above the 3, 5 and 10-year historical averages.

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PPL PE vs peers

What is PPL's PE ratio compared to its peers

Compared to its peer stocks NEE and SO, PPL's PE ratio stands higher. PPL's current PE ratio of 27.26 is above the average of its peers, which is 18.82.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
ETR Entergy Corp 10.68 $22.85B
EXC Exelon Corp 15.32 $35.54B
POR Portland General Electric Co 16.29 $4.4B
AEP American Electric Power Co Inc 16.33 $46.39B
ED Consolidated Edison Inc 17.34 $31.43B
NEE Nextera Energy Inc 19.85 $150.1B
SO Southern Co 20.27 $86B
FE Firstenergy Corp 20.96 $22.31B
AES Aes Corp 25.45 $13.74B
DUK Duke Energy CORP 25.72 $79B
PPL PPL Corp 27.26 $20.72B

Frequently asked questions

What is PPL's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for PPL stock is 27.26 as of Jun 14, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for PPL (PPL)?

As an average over the last 3 years, PPL stock has a PE ratio of 27.14.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for PPL (PPL)?

As an average over the last 5 years, PPL stock has a PE ratio of 20.87.

What is the highest PE ratio for PPL?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 50.76 in the Mar 2016 quarter.

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

PPL's price to earnings ratio is currently 39% above its 10-year historical average.

How is PPL's PE ratio calculated (PPL PE ratio formula)?

The PE ratio is calculated by taking the latest stock price and dividing it by the EPS for the last 12 months. As of today (Jun 14, 2024), PPL's stock price is $28.08. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $1.03. Therefore, PPL's P/E ratio for today is 27.26. PE RATIO(27.26) = STOCK PRICE($28.08) / TTM EPS($1.03)

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