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Ansys Inc (NAS:ANSS)
Shiller P/E Ratio
52.17 (As of Today)

As of today, Ansys Inc's current share price is $92.86. Ansys Inc's E10 for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 was $1.78. Ansys Inc's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is 52.17.

ANSS' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Ratio Range
Min: 32.88   Max: 103
Current: 52.01


During the past 13 years, Ansys Inc's highest Shiller P/E Ratio was 103.00. The lowest was 32.88. And the median was 62.35.

ANSS's Shiller P/E Ratiois ranked lower than
62% of the 287 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 36.95 vs. ANSS: 52.01 )

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.

Ansys Inc's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $0.720. Add all the adjusted EPS for the past 10 years together and divide 10 will get our E10, which is $1.78 for the trailing ten years ended in Sep. 2015.


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.

Ansys 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 own currency.

Ansys Inc's E10 for the fiscal year that ended in Dec14 is calculated as:

For example, Ansys Inc's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was:

Adj_EPS=Earnigns per Share/CPI of Sep. 2015 (Change)*Current CPI (Sep. 2015)

Current CPI (Sep. 2015) = 237.945.

Ansys Inc Quarterly Data

per share eps 0.5900.6600.7990.6000.6700.7000.7440.6100.6800.720
CPI 233.504234.149233.049236.293238.343238.031234.812236.119238.638237.945
Adj_EPS 0.6010.6710.8160.6040.6690.7000.7540.6150.6780.720
per share eps 0.5240.4500.4800.4800.5010.4800.5300.5400.5900.540
CPI 219.179223.467225.722226.889225.672229.392229.478231.407229.601232.773
Adj_EPS 0.5690.4790.5060.5030.5280.4980.5500.5550.6110.552
per share eps 0.3400.2900.3420.2300.3000.3300.4080.3500.3800.390
CPI 218.815218.783210.228212.709215.693215.969215.949217.631217.965218.439
Adj_EPS 0.3700.3150.3870.2570.3310.3640.4500.3830.4150.425
per share eps 0.1970.190-0.2650.1050.1520.2000.2300.2300.3580.320
CPI 196.800199.800202.900202.900201.800205.352208.352208.490210.036213.528
Adj_EPS 0.2380.226-0.3110.1230.1790.2320.2630.2620.4060.357

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 own currency.

Ansys Inc Annual Data

ShillerPE 0.0066.2096.1652.0867.0065.5958.4857.8662.1550.55

Ansys Inc Quarterly Data

ShillerPE 57.0364.7062.1552.6349.5347.7050.5552.9552.6649.38
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