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Group 1 Automotive Inc (NYSE:GPI)
Shiller P/E Ratio
25.91 (As of Today)

As of today, Group 1 Automotive Inc's current share price is $91.22. Group 1 Automotive Inc's E10 for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $3.52. Group 1 Automotive Inc's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is 25.91.

GPI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Ratio Range
Min: 2.23   Max: 36.54
Current: 25.93

2.23
36.54

During the past 13 years, Group 1 Automotive Inc's highest Shiller P/E Ratio was 36.54. The lowest was 2.23. And the median was 18.28.

GPI's Shiller P/E Ratiois ranked lower than
66% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 17.95 vs. GPI: 25.93 )

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.

Group 1 Automotive Inc's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Mar. 2015 was $1.475. Since most companies do not have as long as 10 years history, here we use 6 years to calculate. Add all the adjusted EPS for the past 6 years together and divide 6 will get our E10, which is $3.52 for the trailing six years ended in Mar. 2015.


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.

Group 1 Automotive Inc's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is calculated as

Shiller P/E Ratio=Share Price/E10
=91.22/3.52
=25.91

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Group 1 Automotive Inc's E10 for the fiscal year that ended in Dec14 is calculated as:

For example, Group 1 Automotive Inc's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Mar. 2015 was:

Adj_EPS=Earnigns per Share/CPI of Mar. 2015*CPI of Current
=1.47/236.119*236.959
=1.475

Since most companies do not have as long as 10 years history, GuruFocus uses 6 years to do the calculation.

Current CPI = 236.959.

Group 1 Automotive Inc Quarterly Data

201212201303201306201309201312201403201406201409201412201503
per share eps 0.7370.8801.4301.1900.8421.1900.6201.0300.7961.470
CPI 229.601232.773233.504234.149233.049236.293238.343238.031234.812236.119
Adj_EPS 0.7610.8961.4511.2040.8561.1930.6161.0250.8031.475
201006201009201012201103201106201109201112201203201206201209
per share eps 0.5400.7900.4700.6401.0300.9100.9460.9701.2001.320
CPI 217.965218.439219.179223.467225.722226.889225.672229.392229.478231.407
Adj_EPS 0.5870.8570.5080.6791.0810.9500.9931.0021.2391.352
200906200909200912201003
per share eps 0.4300.780-0.0850.340
CPI 215.693215.969215.949217.631
Adj_EPS 0.4720.856-0.0930.370

Add all the adjusted EPS together and divide 6 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 own currency.

Group 1 Automotive Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ShillerPE 12.5518.438.245.4317.1523.0125.5129.7331.0227.09

Group 1 Automotive Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ShillerPE 29.7328.3729.4235.0631.0227.3835.3126.9427.0924.54
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