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Charter Communications Inc (NAS:CHTR)
Shiller P/E Ratio
(As of Today)

As of today, Charter Communications Inc's current share price is $279.00. Charter Communications Inc's E10 for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was $-4.12. Charter Communications Inc's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is .

During the past 13 years, Charter Communications Inc's highest Shiller P/E Ratio was 20.71. The lowest was -18.90. And the median was 4.04.

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.

Charter Communications Inc's adjusted earnings per share data of for the fiscal year that ended in Dec15 was $-2.687. Add all the adjusted EPS for the past 10 years together and divide 10 will get our E10, which is $-4.12 for the trailing ten years ended in Dec15.


Definition

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.

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

Shiller P/E Ratio=Share Price/E10
=279.00/-4.12
=

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

Charter Communications Inc's E10 for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

For example, Charter Communications Inc's adjusted earnings per share data for the fiscal year that ended in Dec15 was:

Adj_EPS=Earnigns per Share/CPI of Dec15 (Change)*Current CPI (Dec15)
=-2.687/236.525*236.525
=-2.687

Current CPI (Dec15) = 236.525.

Charter Communications Inc Annual Data

200512200612200712200812201012201112201212201312201412201512
per share eps -3.5-4.6-4.9-7.3-2.3-3.7-3.4-1.8-1.9-2.7
CPI 196.800201.800210.036210.228219.179225.672229.601233.049234.812236.525
Adj_EPS -4.156-5.354-5.467-8.163-2.494-3.929-3.475-1.852-1.894-2.687

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


Explanation

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.

Charter Communications Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ShillerPE 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Charter Communications Inc Semi-Annual Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ShillerPE 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
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