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Symantec Corp (NAS:SYMC)
PEG
3.93 (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, Symantec Corp's P/E (NRI) Ratio is 18.10. Symantec Corp's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 4.60%. Therefore, Symantec Corp's PEG for today is 3.93.

SYMC' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 9.55
Current: 3.93

0.9
9.55

During the past 13 years, Symantec Corp's highest PEG was 9.55. The lowest was 0.90. And the median was 2.21.

SYMC's PEGis ranked higher than
85% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SYMC: 3.93 )

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.

Symantec Corp's PEG for today is calculated as

PEG=P/E (NRI) Ratio/EBITDA Growth Rate (5-year average)
=18.10/4.60
=3.93

* 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.

Symantec Corp Annual Data

Mar05Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14
peg 1.432.382.181.870.000.000.000.000.000.00

Symantec Corp Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
peg 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.001.81
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