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LNG Cheniere Energy PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The P/E ratio for Cheniere Energy stock stands at 7.71 as of May 21, 2024. This is based on the current EPS of $20.74 and the stock price of $159.85 per share. An increase of 57% has been recorded in the PE ratio compared to the average of 4.9 of the past four quarters.

LNG PE ratio history

How has LNG's PE ratio performed in the past

Over the last six years, the average PE ratio of Cheniere Energy has been 28.81. The current 7.71 price-to-earnings ratio is 73% less than the historical average. In the past six years, LNG's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Jun 2019 quarter at 110.4, with a price of $68.45 and an EPS of $0.62. The Sep 2023 quarter saw the lowest point at 3.28, with a price of $165.96 and an EPS of $50.64.

Average
28.81
Median
11.34
Minimum
3.28
Maximum
110.4

Cheniere Energy PE ratio by year

Maximum annual decrease: -84.22% in 2023

Year PE ratio Change
2023 4.16 -84.22%
2022 26.36 N/A
2021 N/A N/A
2020 N/A N/A
2019 24.14 -21.7%
2018 30.83 N/A
2017 N/A N/A
2016 N/A N/A
2015 N/A N/A
2014 N/A N/A

LNG average PE ratio chart

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

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

3-year avg
8.52
5-year avg
19.73
10-year avg
28.81
15-year avg
28.81

LNG PE vs peers

What is LNG's PE ratio compared to its peers

When compared to its peer stocks CVX and SRE, LNG's PE ratio is lower. Cheniere Energy's PE ratio is trading below the peer group average of 18.42.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
LNG Cheniere Energy Inc 7.71 $36.59B
CQP Cheniere Energy Partners LP 10.68 $23.95B
CVX Chevron Corp 14.65 $295.47B
SRE Sempra Energy 17.27 $49.62B
OKE Oneok Inc 19.58 $48.45B
MMLP Martin Midstream Partners Lp 29.9 $116.61M
NGL NGL Energy Partners LP N/A $756.65M
CLNE Clean Energy Fuels Corp N/A $553.69M

Frequently asked questions

What is Cheniere Energy's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for LNG stock as of May 21, 2024, stands at 7.71.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Cheniere Energy (LNG)?

Over the last 3 years, the average PE ratio for LNG stock is 8.52.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Cheniere Energy (LNG)?

Over the last 5 years, the average PE ratio for LNG stock is 19.73.

What is the highest PE ratio for LNG?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last six years has been 110.4 and it was in the Jun 2019 quarter.

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

LNG's current price to earnings ratio is 73% below its 6-year historical average.

Why is Cheniere Energy's PE ratio so low?

LNG's PE ratio of 7.71 is considered low because the company's stock price is trading at a lower multiple of earnings.

How is LNG's PE ratio calculated (Cheniere Energy PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is calculated by dividing the latest price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (May 21, 2024), Cheniere Energy's stock price is $159.85. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $20.74. Therefore, Cheniere Energy's price to earnings ratio for today is 7.71. PE RATIO(7.71) = STOCK PRICE($159.85) / TTM EPS($20.74)

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