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SWX Southwest Gas Holdings PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The current PE ratio for Southwest Gas Holdings stock as of Jun 18, 2024 is 27.6. This is calculated based on the TTM EPS of $2.69 and the stock price of $74.24 per share.

SWX PE ratio history

How has SWX's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Southwest Gas Holdings for the last ten years is 21.12. The current P/E ratio of 27.6 is 31% higher than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, SWX's PE ratio peaked in the Jun 2022 quarter at 35.54, when the price was $87.08 and the EPS was $2.45. The lowest point was in the Mar 2021 quarter, when it reached 14.08 with a price of $68.71 and an EPS of $4.88.

Average
21.12
Median
20.5
Minimum
14.08
Maximum
35.54

Southwest Gas Holdings PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 41.12% in 2021

Maximum annual decrease: -24.07% in 2020

Year PE ratio Change
2023 29.74 N/A
2022 N/A N/A
2021 20.66 41.12%
2020 14.64 -24.07%
2019 19.28 -6.99%
2018 20.73 4.07%
2017 19.92 -16.79%
2016 23.94 27.61%
2015 18.76 -7.72%
2014 20.33 14.15%

SWX average PE ratio chart

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

SWX's current PE ratio is higher than the 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

3-year avg
24.92
5-year avg
21.85
10-year avg
21.12
15-year avg
19.18

SWX PE vs peers

What is SWX's PE ratio compared to its peers

In comparison to its peer stocks SRE and OKE, SWX's PE ratio is higher. Southwest Gas Holdings's PE ratio is trading above the peer average of 16.8.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
NFG National Fuel Gas Co 10.79 $5.03B
NWN Northwest Natural Holding Co 15.46 $1.35B
SRE Sempra Energy 16.54 $47.51B
ATO Atmos Energy Corp 17.67 $17.67B
OKE Oneok Inc 19.04 $47.11B
CNP Centerpoint Energy Inc 21.67 $19.82B
SWX Southwest Gas Holdings Inc 27.46 $5.29B
STR Sitio Royalties Corporation N/A $3.47B

Frequently asked questions

What is Southwest Gas Holdings's PE ratio?

As of Jun 18, 2024, SWX stock has a price to earnings ratio of 27.6.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Southwest Gas Holdings (SWX)?

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for SWX stock is 24.92.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Southwest Gas Holdings (SWX)?

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for SWX stock is 21.85.

What is the highest PE ratio for SWX?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached its highest level at 35.54 in the Jun 2022 quarter.

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

The current PE ratio of SWX is 31% higher than the 10-year historical average.

How is SWX's PE ratio calculated (Southwest Gas 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 (Jun 18, 2024), Southwest Gas Holdings's share price is $74.24. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $2.69. Therefore, Southwest Gas Holdings's PE ratio for today is 27.6. PE RATIO(27.6) = STOCK PRICE($74.24) / TTM EPS($2.69)

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