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Northeast Utilities (NYSE:NU)
PEG
6.80 (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, Northeast Utilities's P/E (NRI) Ratio is 18.40. Northeast Utilities's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 2.70%. Therefore, Northeast Utilities's PEG for today is 6.80.

NU' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.92   Max: 187.63
Current: 6.8

0.92
187.63

During the past 13 years, Northeast Utilities's highest PEG was 187.63. The lowest was 0.92. And the median was 3.72.

NU's PEGis ranked higher than
76% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 14.00 vs. NU: 6.80 )

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.

Northeast Utilities's PEG for today is calculated as

PEG=P/E (NRI) Ratio/EBITDA Growth Rate (5-year average)
=18.40/2.70
=6.81

* 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.

Northeast Utilities Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
peg 0.000.000.000.004.690.963.530.000.000.00

Northeast Utilities Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
peg 0.000.000.0040.470.000.000.000.000.0013.38
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