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Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM)
PEG
2.40 (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, Humana Inc's P/E (NRI) Ratio is 18.60. Humana Inc's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 7.70%. Therefore, Humana Inc's PEG for today is 2.40.

HUM' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 3.08
Current: 2.4

0.13
3.08

During the past 13 years, Humana Inc's highest PEG was 3.08. The lowest was 0.13. And the median was 0.56.

HUM's PEGis ranked higher than
81% of the 36 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. HUM: 2.40 )

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.

Humana Inc's PEG for today is calculated as

PEG=P/E (NRI) Ratio/EBITDA Growth Rate (5-year average)
=18.60/7.70
=2.42

* 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.

Humana Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
peg 0.002.841.020.500.310.210.300.550.651.23

Humana Inc Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
peg 0.550.670.670.640.650.540.620.781.231.74
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