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Abercrombie & Fitch Co (NYSE:ANF)
Shiller PE Ratio
7.35 (As of Today)

As of today, Abercrombie & Fitch Co's current share price is $12.20. Abercrombie & Fitch Co's E10 for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2017 was $1.66. Abercrombie & Fitch Co's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is 7.35.

ANF' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.8   Max: 37.75
Current: 7.34

4.8
37.75

During the past 13 years, Abercrombie & Fitch Co's highest Shiller P/E Ratio was 37.75. The lowest was 4.80. And the median was 13.34.

ANF's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 257 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 18.64 vs. ANF: 7.34 )

E10 is a concept invented by Prof. Robert Shiller, who uses E10 for his Shiller P/E calculation. E10 is the average of the inflation adjusted earnings of a company over the past 10 years.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Apr. 2017 was $-0.910. Add all the adjusted EPS for the past 10 years together and divide 10 will get our E10, which is $1.66 for the trailing ten years ended in Apr. 2017.


Definition

For the Shiller P/E, the earnings of the past 10 years are inflation-adjusted and averaged. The result is used for P/E calculation. Since it looks at the average over the last 10 years, the Shiller P/E is also called PE10.

The Shiller P/E was first used by professor Robert Shiller to measure the valuation of the overall market. The same calculation is applied here to individual companies.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co's Shiller P/E Ratio for today is calculated as

Shiller P/E Ratio=Share Price/E10
=12.20/1.66
=7.35

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co's E10 for the fiscal year that ended in Jan17 is calculated as:

For example, Abercrombie & Fitch Co's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Apr. 2017 was:

Adj_EPS=Earnigns per Share/CPI of Apr. 2017 (Change)*Current CPI (Apr. 2017)
=-0.91/244.524*244.524
=-0.910

Current CPI (Apr. 2017) = 244.524.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co Quarterly Data

201501201504201507201510201601201604201607201610201701201704
per share eps 0.610-0.910-0.0100.6000.830-0.590-0.1900.1200.720-0.910
CPI 233.707236.599238.654237.838236.916239.261240.628241.729242.839244.524
Adj_EPS 0.638-0.940-0.0100.6170.857-0.603-0.1930.1210.725-0.910
201207201210201301201304201307201310201401201404201407201410
per share eps 0.2001.0201.900-0.0900.140-0.2000.840-0.3200.1700.250
CPI 229.104231.317230.280232.531233.596233.546233.916237.072238.250237.433
Adj_EPS 0.2131.0782.018-0.0950.147-0.2090.878-0.3300.1740.257
201001201004201007201010201101201104201107201110201201201204
per share eps 0.540-0.1300.2200.5601.0900.2800.3500.5700.410-0.250
CPI 216.687218.009218.011218.711220.223224.906225.922226.421226.665230.085
Adj_EPS 0.609-0.1460.2470.6261.2100.3040.3790.6160.442-0.266
200707200710200801200804200807200810200901200904200907200910
per share eps 0.8801.2902.3800.6900.8700.7200.780-0.680-0.3000.440
CPI 208.299208.936211.080214.823219.964216.573211.143213.240215.351216.177
Adj_EPS 1.0331.5102.7570.7850.9670.8130.903-0.780-0.3410.498

Add all the adjusted EPS together and divide 10 will get our E10.


Explanation

Compared with the regular P/E ratio, which works poorly for cyclical businesses, the Shiller P/E smoothed out the fluctuations of profit margins during business cycles. Therefore it is more accurate in reflecting the valuation of the company.

If a company has consistent business performance, the Shiller P/E should give similar results to regular P/E.

Compared with the P/S ratio, the Shiller P/E makes the comparison between different industries more meaningful.


Be Aware

The Shiller P/E assumes that over the long term, businesses and profitability revert to their means. If a company’s business model does not work in the future compared with the past, the Shiller P/E and P/S ratio will give false valuations.


Related Terms

P/E Ratio, P/B Ratio, P/S Ratio, Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ratio, E10


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co Annual Data

Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15Jan16Jan17
ShillerPE 28.456.0010.9817.3815.6716.5412.379.6311.356.35

Abercrombie & Fitch Co Quarterly Data

Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16Jan17Apr17
ShillerPE 9.638.888.118.6711.3512.159.887.326.357.22
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