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Health Net Inc (NYSE:HNT)
PEG Ratio
PE(NRI) Ratio / EBITDA 5-Y Growth
(As of Today)

PEG is defined as the P/E (NRI) Ratio divided by the growth ratio. The growth rate we use is the 5-year average EBITDA growth rate. As of today, Health Net Inc's P/E (NRI) Ratio is 28.35. Health Net Inc's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 0.00%. Therefore, Health Net Inc's PEG for today is .

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.

Health Net Inc's PEG for today is calculated as

 PEG = P/E (NRI) Ratio / EBITDA Growth Rate (5-year average) = 28.3502109705 / 0.00 =

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Health Net Inc Annual Data

 Dec06 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 peg 7.74 11.93 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.97 0.97 1.83

Health Net Inc Quarterly Data

 Sep13 Dec13 Mar14 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 peg 2.26 0.97 0.96 0.54 0.75 0.97 1.38 3.48 2.48 1.83
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