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The Valspar Corp (NYSE:VAL)
PEG Ratio:
PE(NRI) Ratio / EBITDA 5-Y Growth
0.63 (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, The Valspar Corp's P/E (NRI) Ratio is 23.46. The Valspar Corp's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 37.30%. Therefore, The Valspar Corp's PEG for today is 0.63.

VAL' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42   Max: 13.1
Current: 0.63

0.42
13.1

During the past 13 years, The Valspar Corp's highest PEG was 13.10. The lowest was 0.42. And the median was 2.37.

VAL's PEG is ranked higher than
84% of the 434 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. VAL: 0.63 )

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.

The Valspar Corp's PEG for today is calculated as

 PEG = P/E (NRI) Ratio / EBITDA Growth Rate (5-year average) = 23.4597701149 / 37.30 = 0.63

* 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.

The Valspar Corp Annual Data

 Oct06 Oct07 Oct08 Oct09 Oct10 Oct11 Oct12 Oct13 Oct14 Oct15 peg 2.20 2.44 1.96 4.91 3.75 0.00 0.00 12.72 1.22 0.45

The Valspar Corp Quarterly Data

 Apr14 Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 peg 2.30 1.70 1.22 0.85 0.66 0.55 0.45 0.44 0.56 0.49
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