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Danaher Corp (NYSE:DHR)
Shiller P/E Ratio
25.28 (As of Today)

As of today, Danaher Corp's current share price is $80.91. Danaher Corp's E10 for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was $3.20. Danaher Corp's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is 25.28.

DHR' s Shiller P/E Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.2   Max: 34.19
Current: 25.28


During the past 13 years, Danaher Corp's highest Shiller P/E Ratio was 34.19. The lowest was 15.20. And the median was 22.30.

DHR's Shiller P/E Ratio is ranked higher than
54% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 27.05 vs. DHR: 25.28 )

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.

Danaher Corp's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $0.560. Add all the adjusted EPS for the past 10 years together and divide 10 will get our E10, which is $3.20 for the trailing ten years ended in Sep. 2016.


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.

Danaher Corp'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.

Danaher Corp's E10 for the fiscal year that ended in Dec15 is calculated as:

For example, Danaher Corp's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was:

Adj_EPS=Earnigns per Share/CPI of Sep. 2016 (Change)*Current CPI (Sep. 2016)

Current CPI (Sep. 2016) = 241.428.

Danaher Corp Quarterly Data

per share eps 0.9500.9500.9200.7900.9702.0100.9901.0900.9400.560
CPI 238.343238.031234.812236.119238.638237.945236.525238.132241.018241.428
Adj_EPS 0.9620.9640.9460.8080.9812.0391.0111.1050.9420.560
per share eps 0.8100.8600.8400.7700.8900.9800.8700.8401.1100.810
CPI 225.672229.392229.478231.407229.601232.773233.504234.149233.049236.293
Adj_EPS 0.8670.9050.8840.8030.9361.0160.9000.8661.1500.828
per share eps 0.4400.5300.4000.4500.5500.9500.6900.6300.9400.740
CPI 215.693215.969215.949217.631217.965218.439219.179223.467225.722226.889
Adj_EPS 0.4920.5920.4470.4990.6091.0500.7600.6811.0050.787
per share eps 0.5000.3900.4800.7400.4850.4150.5450.5550.4600.360
CPI 201.800205.352208.352208.490210.036213.528218.815218.783210.228212.709
Adj_EPS 0.5980.4590.5560.8570.5570.4690.6010.6120.5280.409

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.

Danaher Corp Annual Data

ShillerPE 32.5031.8918.0021.2822.9519.2819.6123.6224.1223.26

Danaher Corp Quarterly Data

ShillerPE 22.6121.3724.1223.2922.8121.5023.2623.0123.9824.51
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