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BHP Billiton Ltd (NYSE:BHP)
PEG
1.40 (As of Today)

PEG is defined as the P/E (NRI) Ratio divided by the growth ratio. The ratio we use is the 5-year average EBITDA growth rate. As of today, BHP Billiton Ltd's P/E (NRI) Ratio is 17.70. BHP Billiton Ltd's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 12.90%. Therefore, BHP Billiton Ltd's PEG for today is 1.40.

BHP' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 4.62
Current: 1.4

0.1
4.62

During the past 13 years, BHP Billiton Ltd's highest PEG was 4.62. The lowest was 0.10. And the median was 1.04.

BHP's PEGis ranked higher than
97% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. BHP: 1.40 )

Peter Lynch thinks a company with a P/E (NRI) ratio equal to its growth rate is fairly valued.


Definition

PEG is defined as the P/E (NRI) Ratio divided by the growth ratio. The ratio we use is the 5-year average EBITDA growth rate.

BHP Billiton Ltd's PEG for today is calculated as

PEG=P/E (NRI) Ratio/EBITDA Growth Rate (5-year average)
=17.70/12.90
=1.37

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


Explanation

To compare stocks with different growth rates, Peter Lynch invented a ratio called PEG. PEG is defined as the P/E ratio divided by the growth ratio. He thinks a company with a P/E ratio equal to its growth rate is fairly valued. Still he said he would rather buy a company growing 20% a year with a P/E of 20, instead of a company growing 10% a year with a P/E of 10.


Related Terms

P/E (NRI) Ratio, Peter Lynch Fair Value


Historical Data

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

BHP Billiton Ltd Annual Data

Jun04Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13
peg 2.510.320.240.210.281.632.801.111.041.10

BHP Billiton Ltd Semi-Annual Data

Jun09Dec09Jun10Dec10Jun11Dec11Jun12Dec12Jun13Dec13
peg 1.630.002.800.001.110.001.040.001.100.00
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