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WPC W P Carey PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The PE ratio for W P Carey stock stands at 21.67 as of May 24, 2024. This takes into account the latest EPS of $2.62 and stock price of $56.78. An increase of 16% has been observed in the PE ratio compared to its average of 18.7 of the last four quarters.

WPC PE ratio history

How has WPC's PE ratio performed in the past

Over the last ten years, the average PE ratio of W P Carey has been 28.62. The current 21.67 P/E ratio is 24% lower than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, WPC's PE ratio peaked in the Dec 2019 quarter at 44.97, with a price of $80.04 and an EPS of $1.78. The Sep 2023 quarter marked the lowest point at 14.78, with a price of $54.08 and an EPS of $3.66.


W P Carey PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 140.87% in 2019

Maximum annual decrease: -39.87% in 2020

Year PE ratio Change
2023 19.7 -24.38%
2022 26.05 -28.57%
2021 36.47 34.87%
2020 27.04 -39.87%
2019 44.97 140.87%
2018 18.67 -30.62%
2017 26.91 13.83%
2016 23.64 -35.09%
2015 36.42 25.72%
2014 28.97 -32.47%

WPC average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of WPC is lower than its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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WPC PE vs peers

What is WPC's PE ratio compared to its peers
Stock name PE ratio Market cap
WPC W P Carey Inc 21.67 $12.42B
PGRE Paramount Group Inc N/A $971.46M
HPP Hudson Pacific Properties Inc N/A $663.38M
SLG Sl Green Realty Corp N/A $3.28B
CLDT Chatham Lodging Trust N/A $416.7M

Frequently asked questions

What is W P Carey's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for WPC stock is 21.67 as of May 24, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for W P Carey (WPC)?

The average PE ratio for WPC stock over the past 3 years is 25.34.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for W P Carey (WPC)?

The average PE ratio for WPC stock over the past 5 years is 27.96.

What is the highest PE ratio for WPC?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 44.97 and it was in the Dec 2019 quarter.

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

WPC's price to earnings ratio is currently 24% below its 10-year historical average.

How is WPC's PE ratio calculated (W P Carey 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 (May 24, 2024), W P Carey's share price is $56.78. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $2.62. Therefore, W P Carey's PE ratio for today is 21.67. PE RATIO(21.67) = STOCK PRICE($56.78) / TTM EPS($2.62)

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