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WEX WEX PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Jun 18, 2024, the WEX stock's PE ratio is 27.23. This takes into account the latest EPS of $6.22 and stock price of $169.4. The PE ratio has decreased by 21% from its last 4 quarters average of 34.4.

WEX PE ratio history

How has WEX's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of WEX has averaged 59.76 over the last ten years. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 27.23 is 54% less than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, WEX's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Dec 2016 quarter at 192.41, when the price was $111.6 and the EPS was $0.58. The lowest point was recorded in the Dec 2014 quarter, when it reached 19.02 with a price of $98.92 and an EPS of $5.2.


WEX PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 472.48% in 2016

Maximum annual decrease: -80.27% in 2017

Year PE ratio Change
2023 31.23 -13.37%
2022 36.05 N/A
2021 N/A N/A
2020 N/A N/A
2019 91.47 154.72%
2018 35.91 -5.43%
2017 37.97 -80.27%
2016 192.41 472.48%
2015 33.61 76.71%
2014 19.02 -26.45%

WEX average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of WEX is under its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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WEX PE vs peers

What is WEX's PE ratio compared to its peers

When compared to its peers V and MA, WEX's PE ratio is lower, but it is higher than GPN's and EEFT's. WEX's PE ratio is trading above the peer average of 21.93.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
WU Western Union CO 7.28 $4.19B
EEFT Euronet Worldwide Inc 17.81 $4.86B
GPN Global Payments Inc 18.3 $23.54B
WEX WEX Inc 27.23 $7.1B
V Visa Inc 30.61 $549.98B
MA Mastercard Inc 35.67 $418.43B
FIS Fidelity National Information Services Inc N/A $42.86B

Frequently asked questions

What is WEX's PE ratio?

WEX's price to earnings ratio is 27.23 as of Jun 18, 2024.

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

The 3-year average PE ratio for WEX stock is 42.88.

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

The 5-year average PE ratio for WEX stock is 63.21.

What is the highest PE ratio for WEX?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached its highest level at 192.41 in the Dec 2016 quarter.

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

WEX's price to earnings ratio is currently 54% below its 10-year historical average.

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

To determine the P/E ratio, divide the latest stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (Jun 18, 2024), WEX's share price is $169.4. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $6.22. Therefore, WEX's price to earnings ratio for today is 27.23. PE RATIO(27.23) = STOCK PRICE($169.4) / TTM EPS($6.22)

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