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Shiller P/E Ratio
42.05 (As of Today)

As of today, LKQ Corp's current share price is $32.38. LKQ Corp's E10 for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 was $0.77. LKQ Corp's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is 42.05.

LKQ' s Shiller P/E Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.29   Max: 69.23
Current: 42.05


During the past 13 years, LKQ Corp's highest Shiller P/E Ratio was 69.23. The lowest was 34.29. And the median was 47.70.

LKQ's Shiller P/E Ratio is ranked lower than
67% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 27.04 vs. LKQ: 42.05 )

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.

LKQ Corp's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $0.350. Add all the adjusted EPS for the past 10 years together and divide 10 will get our E10, which is $0.77 for the trailing ten years ended in Mar. 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.

LKQ 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 own currency.

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

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

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

Current CPI (Mar. 2016) = 238.132.

LKQ Corp Quarterly Data

per share eps 0.2550.3400.3400.3000.2620.3500.3900.3300.3090.350
CPI 233.049236.293238.343238.031234.812236.119238.638237.945236.525238.132
Adj_EPS 0.2610.3430.3400.3000.2660.3530.3890.3300.3110.350
per share eps 0.1600.1700.1880.2700.2100.1800.2060.2800.2500.240
CPI 225.722226.889225.672229.392229.478231.407229.601232.773233.504234.149
Adj_EPS 0.1690.1780.1980.2800.2180.1850.2140.2860.2550.244
per share eps 0.0450.1150.1000.1000.1280.1850.1300.1250.1410.195
CPI 210.228212.709215.693215.969215.949217.631217.965218.439219.179223.467
Adj_EPS 0.0510.1290.1100.1100.1410.2020.1420.1360.1530.208
per share eps 0.0530.0480.0460.0700.0630.0630.0770.1100.1100.090
CPI 202.900202.900201.800205.352208.352208.490210.036213.528218.815218.783
Adj_EPS 0.0620.0560.0540.0810.0720.0720.0870.1230.1200.098

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.

LKQ Corp Annual Data


LKQ Corp Quarterly Data

ShillerPE 66.2149.0946.6344.3746.0839.5944.0839.6740.3541.46
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