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United States Lime & Minerals Inc (NAS:USLM)
Shiller P/E Ratio
22.58 (As of Today)

As of today, United States Lime & Minerals Inc's current share price is $63.00. United States Lime & Minerals Inc's E10 for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 was $2.79. United States Lime & Minerals Inc's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is 22.58.

USLM' s Shiller P/E Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.16   Max: 45.16
Current: 22.56

16.16
45.16

During the past 13 years, United States Lime & Minerals Inc's highest Shiller P/E Ratio was 45.16. The lowest was 16.16. And the median was 25.63.

USLM's Shiller P/E Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 25.70 vs. USLM: 22.56 )

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.

United States Lime & Minerals Inc's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $0.730. Add all the adjusted EPS for the past 10 years together and divide 10 will get our E10, which is $2.79 for the trailing ten years ended in Mar. 2016.


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.

United States Lime & Minerals Inc's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is calculated as

Shiller P/E Ratio=Share Price/E10
=63.00/2.79
=22.58

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

United States Lime & Minerals Inc's E10 for the fiscal year that ended in Dec15 is calculated as:

For example, United States Lime & Minerals Inc'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)
=0.73/238.132*238.132
=0.730

Current CPI (Mar. 2016) = 238.132.

United States Lime & Minerals Inc Quarterly Data

201312201403201406201409201412201503201506201509201512201603
per share eps 0.4700.8001.0200.9700.6700.4200.4601.0100.4100.730
CPI 233.049236.293238.343238.031234.812236.119238.638237.945236.525238.132
Adj_EPS 0.4800.8061.0190.9700.6790.4240.4591.0110.4130.730
201106201109201112201203201206201209201212201303201306201309
per share eps 0.9001.1100.7300.7500.7300.7100.6800.5000.8300.860
CPI 225.722226.889225.672229.392229.478231.407229.601232.773233.504234.149
Adj_EPS 0.9491.1650.7700.7790.7580.7310.7050.5120.8460.875
200812200903200906200909200912201003201006201009201012201103
per share eps 0.1700.4300.5300.7000.4600.7300.8800.7100.4900.750
CPI 210.228212.709215.693215.969215.949217.631217.965218.439219.179223.467
Adj_EPS 0.1930.4810.5850.7720.5070.7990.9610.7740.5320.799
200606200609200612200703200706200709200712200803200806200809
per share eps 0.6900.6200.3400.3300.5000.5000.3200.4500.9500.700
CPI 202.900202.900201.800205.352208.352208.490210.036213.528218.815218.783
Adj_EPS 0.8100.7280.4010.3830.5710.5710.3630.5021.0340.762

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 own currency.

United States Lime & Minerals Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ShillerPE 34.8731.5021.9227.4326.3431.2921.6025.4227.8620.27

United States Lime & Minerals Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ShillerPE 25.4222.5925.2522.1327.8624.3221.8116.7320.2721.48
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