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Cameco Forward PE Ratio

: 98.04 (As of Today)
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Cameco's Forward PE Ratio for today is 98.04.

Cameco's PE Ratio without NRI for today is 203.19.

Cameco's PE Ratio for today is 203.19.

Cameco Forward PE Ratio Historical Data

The historical data trend for Cameco's Forward PE Ratio can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Cameco Annual Data
Trend 2015-12 2016-12 2017-12 2018-12 2019-12 2020-07 2021-12 2022-08
Forward PE Ratio
13.09 20.41 39.22 133.33 256.41 312.50 1,428.57 100.00

Cameco Quarterly Data
2015-12 2016-03 2016-06 2016-09 2016-12 2017-03 2017-06 2017-09 2017-12 2018-03 2018-06 2018-09 2018-12 2019-03 2019-09 2019-12 2020-06 2021-12 2022-03 2022-06
Forward PE Ratio 13.09 12.29 12.53 16.13 20.41 26.46 34.25 22.12 39.22 38.31 54.05 80.00 133.33 250.00 1,250.00 256.41 294.12 1,428.57 416.67 119.05

Competitive Comparison

For the Uranium subindustry, Cameco's Forward PE Ratio, along with its competitors' market caps and Forward PE Ratio data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.


Cameco Forward PE Ratio Distribution

For the Other Energy Sources industry and Energy sector, Cameco's Forward PE Ratio distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Cameco's Forward PE Ratio falls into.

Cameco Forward PE Ratio Calculation

It's a measure of the price-to-earnings ratio (PE Ratio) using forecasted earnings for the calculation. While the earnings used are just an estimate and are not as reliable as current earnings data, there is still benefit in estimated P/E analysis. The forecasted earnings used in the formula can either be for the next 12 months or for the next full-year fiscal period.

Cameco  (NYSE:CCJ) Forward PE Ratio Explanation

The Forward PE Ratio of a company is often used to compare current earnings to estimated future earnings, as well as gaining a clearer picture of what earnings will look like without charges and other accounting adjustments. If earnings are expected to grow in the future, the Forward PE Ratio will be lower than the current PE Ratio. This measure is also used to compare one company to another with a forward-looking focus.

Trailing PE Ratio relies on what is already done. It uses the current share price and divides by the total EPS (Basic) over the past 12 months. PE Ratio can be affected by Non Operating Income such as the sale of part of businesses. This may increase for the current year or quarter dramatically. But it cannot be repeated over and over. Therefore PE Ratio without NRI is a more accurate indication of valuation than PE Ratio .

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Cameco Business Description

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2121 - 11th Street West, Saskatoon, SK, CAN, S7M 1J3
Cameco is one of the world's largest uranium producers. When operating at normal production, the flagship McArthur River mine in Saskatchewan accounts for roughly 50% of output in normal market conditions. Amid years of uranium price weakness, the company has reduced production, instead purchasing from the spot market to meet contracted deliveries. In the long term, Cameco has the ability increase annual uranium production by restarting shut mines and investing in new ones. In addition to its large uranium mining business, Cameco operates uranium conversion and fabrication facilities.

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