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Lowe's Companies Inc (NYSE:LOW)
PEG
1.70 (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, Lowe's Companies Inc's P/E (NRI) Ratio is 20.90. Lowe's Companies Inc's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 12.30%. Therefore, Lowe's Companies Inc's PEG for today is 1.70.

LOW' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 40.9
Current: 1.7

0.58
40.9

During the past 13 years, Lowe's Companies Inc's highest PEG was 40.90. The lowest was 0.58. And the median was 0.89.

LOW's PEGis ranked higher than
83% of the 1168 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 10.71 vs. LOW: 1.70 )

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.

Lowe's Companies Inc's PEG for today is calculated as

PEG=P/E (NRI) Ratio/EBITDA Growth Rate (5-year average)
=20.90/12.30
=1.70

* 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.

Lowe's Companies Inc Annual Data

Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14
peg 0.830.750.770.811.1435.500.000.009.582.09

Lowe's Companies Inc Quarterly Data

Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14
peg 0.000.000.0027.779.585.383.562.762.091.72
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