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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (NYSE:VRX)
PEG Ratio:
PE(NRI) Ratio / EBITDA 5-Y Growth
1.32 (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, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's P/E (NRI) Ratio is 73.66. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 55.90%. Therefore, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's PEG for today is 1.32.

VRX' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.88   Max: 703.2
Current: 1.48

0.88
703.2

During the past 13 years, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's highest PEG was 703.20. The lowest was 0.88. And the median was 9.36.

VRX's PEGis ranked higher than
94% of the 964 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. VRX: 1.48 )

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.

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's PEG for today is calculated as

PEG=P/E (NRI) Ratio/EBITDA Growth Rate (5-year average)
=73.65917603/55.90
=1.32

* 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.

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
peg 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.91

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
peg 61.430.000.000.000.000.000.000.001.890.91
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