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Autodesk Inc (NAS:ADSK)
Shiller PE Ratio
250.19 (As of Today)

As of today, Autodesk Inc's current share price is $90.07. Autodesk Inc's E10 for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 was $0.36. Autodesk Inc's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is 250.19.

ADSK' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.61   Max: 250.19
Current: 250.66


During the past 13 years, Autodesk Inc's highest Shiller P/E Ratio was 250.19. The lowest was 15.61. And the median was 45.89.

ADSK's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
97% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 38.24 vs. ADSK: 250.66 )

E10 is a concept invented by Prof. Robert Shiller, who uses E10 for his Shiller P/E calculation. E10 is the average of the inflation adjusted earnings of a company over the past 10 years.

Autodesk Inc's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Jan. 2017 was $-0.780. Add all the adjusted EPS for the past 10 years together and divide 10 will get our E10, which is $0.36 for the trailing ten years ended in Jan. 2017.


For the Shiller P/E, the earnings of the past 10 years are inflation-adjusted and averaged. The result is used for P/E calculation. Since it looks at the average over the last 10 years, the Shiller P/E is also called PE10.

The Shiller P/E was first used by professor Robert Shiller to measure the valuation of the overall market. The same calculation is applied here to individual companies.

Autodesk Inc's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is calculated as

Shiller P/E Ratio=Share Price/E10

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Autodesk Inc's E10 for the fiscal year that ended in Jan17 is calculated as:

For example, Autodesk Inc's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Jan. 2017 was:

Adj_EPS=Earnigns per Share/CPI of Jan. 2017 (Change)*Current CPI (Jan. 2017)

Current CPI (Jan. 2017) = 242.839.

Autodesk Inc Quarterly Data

per share eps 0.0500.0500.080-1.180-0.190-0.170-0.770-0.440-0.640-0.780
CPI 237.433233.707236.599238.654237.838236.916239.261240.628241.729242.839
Adj_EPS 0.0510.0520.082-1.201-0.194-0.174-0.782-0.444-0.643-0.780
per share eps 0.3400.2800.1300.3200.2400.2700.2500.2300.1200.130
CPI 230.085229.104231.317230.280232.531233.596233.546233.916237.072238.250
Adj_EPS 0.3590.2970.1360.3370.2510.2810.2600.2390.1230.133
per share eps 0.1300.2200.1600.2500.2300.2600.2900.3000.3200.310
CPI 216.177216.687218.009218.011218.711220.223224.906225.922226.421226.665
Adj_EPS 0.1460.2470.1780.2780.2550.2870.3130.3220.3430.332
per share eps 0.3400.3800.3500.4000.4100.3900.450-0.470-0.1400.050
CPI 206.686208.299208.936211.080214.823219.964216.573211.143213.240215.351
Adj_EPS 0.3990.4430.4070.4600.4630.4310.505-0.541-0.1590.056

Add all the adjusted EPS together and divide 10 will get our E10.


Compared with the regular P/E ratio, which works poorly for cyclical businesses, the Shiller P/E smoothed out the fluctuations of profit margins during business cycles. Therefore it is more accurate in reflecting the valuation of the company.

If a company has consistent business performance, the Shiller P/E should give similar results to regular P/E.

Compared with the P/S ratio, the Shiller P/E makes the comparison between different industries more meaningful.

Be Aware

The Shiller P/E assumes that over the long term, businesses and profitability revert to their means. If a company’s business model does not work in the future compared with the past, the Shiller P/E and P/S ratio will give false valuations.

Related Terms

P/E Ratio, P/B Ratio, P/S Ratio, Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ratio, E10

Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Autodesk Inc Annual Data

ShillerPE 55.3021.6329.4847.2037.6036.4945.7851.8662.80226.37

Autodesk Inc Quarterly Data

ShillerPE 53.2751.8655.6157.7468.7162.8091.73103.96149.18226.37
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