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General Dynamics Shiller PE Ratio

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As of today (2020-02-16), General Dynamics's current share price is $188.06. General Dynamics's E10 for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2019 was $8.31. General Dynamics's Shiller PE Ratio for today is 22.63.

NYSE:GD' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.65   Max: 31.64
Current: 22.64

9.65
31.64

During the past years, General Dynamics's highest Shiller PE Ratio was 31.64. The lowest was 9.65. And the median was 21.21.

NYSE:GD's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 112 Companies
in the Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 30.88 vs. NYSE:GD: 22.64 )

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

General Dynamics's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Dec. 2019 was $3.510. Add all the adjusted EPS for the past 10 years together and divide 10 will get our E10, which is $8.31 for the trailing ten years ended in Dec. 2019.


General Dynamics Shiller PE Ratio Historical Data

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

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General Dynamics Annual Data
Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Shiller PE Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 22.41 26.14 28.45 20.44 21.23

General Dynamics Quarterly Data
Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19
Shiller PE Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 20.44 21.60 22.72 22.44 21.23

Competitive Comparison
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General Dynamics Shiller PE Ratio Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where General Dynamics's Shiller PE Ratio falls into.



General Dynamics Shiller PE Ratio Calculation

For Shiller PE Ratio, 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 PE Ratio is also called PE10.

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

General Dynamics's Shiller PE Ratio for today is calculated as

Shiller PE Ratio=Share Price/ E10
=188.06/8.31
=22.63

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

General Dynamics's E10 for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2019 is calculated as:

For example, General Dynamics's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Dec. 2019 was:

Adj_EPS=Earnings per Share (Diluted)/CPI of Dec. 2019 (Change)*Current CPI (Dec. 2019)
=3.51/257.14*257.14
=3.510

Current CPI (Dec. 2019) = 257.14.

General Dynamics Quarterly Data

Earnings per Share (Diluted) CPI Adj_EPS
201003 1.530 217.630 1.808
201006 1.670 217.970 1.970
201009 1.700 218.440 2.001
201012 1.910 219.180 2.241
201103 1.640 223.470 1.887
201106 1.760 225.720 2.005
201109 1.800 226.890 2.040
201112 1.680 225.670 1.914
201203 1.570 229.390 1.760
201206 1.770 229.480 1.983
201209 1.700 231.410 1.889
201212 -6.070 229.600 -6.798
201303 1.620 232.770 1.790
201306 1.810 233.500 1.993
201309 1.840 234.150 2.021
201312 1.400 233.050 1.545
201403 1.710 236.290 1.861
201406 1.580 238.340 1.705
201409 2.060 238.030 2.225
201412 2.090 234.810 2.289
201503 2.140 236.120 2.331
201506 2.270 238.640 2.446
201509 2.280 237.940 2.464
201512 2.400 236.530 2.609
201603 2.040 238.130 2.203
201606 2.300 241.020 2.454
201609 2.090 241.430 2.226
201612 2.580 241.430 2.748
201703 2.480 243.800 2.616
201706 2.450 244.960 2.572
201709 2.520 246.820 2.625
201712 2.100 246.520 2.190
201803 2.650 249.550 2.731
201806 2.620 251.990 2.674
201809 2.850 252.440 2.903
201812 3.070 251.230 3.142
201903 2.560 254.200 2.590
201906 2.770 256.140 2.781
201909 3.140 256.760 3.145
201912 3.510 257.140 3.510

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


General Dynamics  (NYSE:GD) Shiller PE Ratio Explanation

Compared with the regular PE Ratio, which works poorly for cyclical businesses, the Shiller PE Ratio 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 PE Ratio should give similar results to regular PE Ratio.

Compared with the PS Ratio, the Shiller PE Ratio makes the comparison between different industries more meaningful.


Be Aware

Shiller PE Ratio 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, Shiller PE Ratio and PS Ratio will give false valuations.


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