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Cato Corp (NYSE:CATO)
PEG
5.59 (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, Cato Corp's P/E (NRI) Ratio is 19.00. Cato Corp's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 3.40%. Therefore, Cato Corp's PEG for today is 5.59.

CATO' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 199.86
Current: 5.59

0.66
199.86

During the past 13 years, Cato Corp's highest PEG was 199.86. The lowest was 0.66. And the median was 1.86.

CATO's PEGis ranked higher than
78% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CATO: 5.59 )

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.

Cato Corp's PEG for today is calculated as

PEG=P/E (NRI) Ratio/EBITDA Growth Rate (5-year average)
=19.00/3.40
=5.59

* 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.

Cato Corp Annual Data

Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14
peg 5.202.101.421.786.100.002.860.870.761.76

Cato Corp Quarterly Data

Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14
peg 0.780.710.710.760.751.041.311.762.600.00
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