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Synaptics PE Ratio

: 23.20 (As of Today)
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The PE Ratio, or Price-to-Earnings ratio, or P/E Ratio, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Earnings per Share (Diluted). As of today (2022-08-16), Synaptics's share price is $146.83. Synaptics's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $6.33. Therefore, Synaptics's PE Ratio for today is 23.20.


The historical rank and industry rank for Synaptics's PE Ratio or its related term are showing as below:

SYNA' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.37   Med: 29.29   Max: 1392.67
Current: 23.18


During the past 13 years, the highest PE Ratio of Synaptics was 1392.67. The lowest was 10.37. And the median was 29.29.


SYNA's PE Ratio is ranked worse than
57.8% of 699 companies
in the Semiconductors industry
Industry Median: 18.60 vs SYNA: 23.18

Synaptics's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $2.04. Its Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $6.33.

As of today (2022-08-16), Synaptics's share price is $146.83. Synaptics's EPS without NRI for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $6.33. Therefore, Synaptics's PE Ratio without NRI for today is 23.20.

During the past 13 years, Synaptics's highest PE Ratio without NRI was 1392.67. The lowest was 10.37. And the median was 29.29.

Synaptics's EPS without NRI for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $2.04. Its EPS without NRI for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $6.33.

During the past 12 months, Synaptics's average EPS without NRI Growth Rate was 204.30% per year.

During the past 13 years, Synaptics's highest 3-Year average EPS without NRI Growth Rate was 128.00% per year. The lowest was -12.90% per year. And the median was 24.85% per year.

Synaptics's EPS (Basic) for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $2.09. Its EPS (Basic) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $6.56.


Synaptics PE Ratio Historical Data

The historical data trend for Synaptics's 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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Synaptics Annual Data
Trend Jun13 Jun14 Jun15 Jun16 Jun17 Jun18 Jun19 Jun20 Jun21 Jun22
PE Ratio
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only At Loss At Loss 17.63 74.80 18.65

Synaptics Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
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 74.80 56.52 82.01 41.82 18.65

Competitive Comparison

For the Semiconductors subindustry, Synaptics's PE Ratio, along with its competitors' market caps and 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.

   

Synaptics PE Ratio Distribution

For the Semiconductors industry and Technology sector, Synaptics's PE Ratio distribution charts can be found below:

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



Synaptics PE Ratio Calculation

The PE Ratio, or Price-to-Earnings ratio, or P/E Ratio, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Earnings per Share (Diluted). It is the most widely used ratio in the valuation of stocks.

Synaptics's PE Ratio for today is calculated as

PE Ratio=Share Price/Earnings per Share (Diluted) (TTM)
=146.83/6.330
=23.20

Synaptics's Share Price of today is $146.83.
Synaptics's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $6.33.

* 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.

It can also be calculated from the numbers for the whole company:


There are at least three kinds of PE Ratios used by different investors. They are Trailing Twelve Month PE Ratio or PE Ratio (TTM), Forward PE Ratio, or PE Ratio without NRI. A new PE Ratio based on inflation-adjusted normalized PE Ratio is called Shiller PE Ratio, after Yale professor Robert Shiller.

In the calculation of PE Ratio, the earnings per share used are the earnings per share over the past 12 months. For Forward PE Ratio, the earnings are the expected earnings for the next twelve months. In the case of PE Ratio without NRI, the reported earnings less the non-recurring items are used.

For Shiller PE Ratio, the earnings of the past 10 years are inflation-adjusted and averaged. Since it looks at the average over the last 10 years, Shiller PE Ratio is also called PE10.


Synaptics  (NAS:SYNA) PE Ratio Explanation

The PE Ratio can be viewed as the number of years it takes for the company to earn back the price you pay for the stock. For example, if a company earns $2 a share per year, and the stock is traded at $30, the PE Ratio is 15. Therefore it takes 15 years for the company to earn back the $30 you paid for its stock, assuming the earnings stays constant over the next 15 years.

In real business, earnings never stay constant. If a company can grow its earnings, it takes fewer years for the company to earn back the price you pay for the stock. If a company's earnings decline it takes more years. As a shareholder, you want the company to earn back the price you pay as soon as possible. Therefore, lower P/E stocks are more attractive than higher P/E stocks so long as the PE Ratio is positive. Also for stocks with the same PE Ratio, the one with faster growth business is more attractive.

If a company loses money, the PE Ratio becomes meaningless.

To compare stocks with different growth rates, Peter Lynch invented a ratio called PEG Ratio. PEG Ratio is defined as the PE Ratio divided by the growth ratio. He thinks a company with a PE Ratio equal to its growth rate is fairly valued. Still he said he would rather buy a company growing 20% a year with a PE Ratio of 20, instead of a company growing 10% a year with a PE Ratio of 10.

Because the PE Ratio measures how long it takes to earn back the price you pay, the PE Ratio can be applied to the stocks across different industries. That is why it is the one of the most important and widely used indicators for the valuation of stocks.

Similar to the PE Ratio without NRI or PS Ratio or Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow or Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow , the PE Ratio measures the valuation based on the earning power of the company. This is where it is different from the PB Ratio , which measures the valuation based on the company's balance sheet.


Be Aware

Investors need to be aware that the PE Ratio can be misleading a lot of times, especially when the underlying business is cyclical and unpredictable. As Peter Lynch pointed out, cyclical businesses have higher profit margins at the peaks of the business cycles. Their earnings are high and PE Ratios are artificially low. It is usually a bad idea to buy a cyclical business when the PE Ratio is low. A better ratio to identify the time to buy a cyclical businesses is the PS Ratio .

PE Ratio can also be affected by non-recurring-items 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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Synaptics Business Description

Synaptics logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
1251 McKay Drive, San Jose, CA, USA, 95131
Synaptics is a global producer of semiconductor solutions for the mobile, PC, and Internet of Things markets. The company develops human interface solutions that enable touch, display, fingerprint, video, audio, voice, AI, and connectivity functions for smartphones, PCs, Internet of Things products, and other electronic devices.
Executives
Lee Vivie director 126 SIERRA POINT ROAD BRISBANE CA 94005
Stein Craig Browning officer: Please see remarks C/O SYNAPTICS INCORPORATED 1251 MCKAY DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Kummrow Patricia Lorraine director C/O SYNAPTICS INCORPORATED 1251 MCKAY DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Hardman Susan J director 1001 MURPHY RANCH ROAD MILPITAS CA 95035
Kumin Phillip Ralph officer: See Remarks C/O SYNAPTICS INCORPORATED 1251 MCKAY DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Mori Janice Satsumi officer: See Remarks C/O SYNAPTICS INCORPORATED 1251 MCKAY DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Butler Dean Warren officer: See Remarks C/O SYNAPTICS INCORPORATED 1251 MCKAY DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Hurlston Michael E. director, officer: See remarks below 5300 CALIFORNIA AVENUE IRVINE CA 92617
Allgood Kiva A. director C/O SYNAPTICS INCORPORATED 1251 MCKAY DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Awsare Saleel officer: See Remarks C/O SIGMA DESIGN, INC. 47467 FREMONT BLVD. FREMONT CA 94538
Nolan Kermit officer: See Remarks 1251 MCKAY DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Lu Yu-lun Richard officer: SVP & GM, Mobile Division 1251 MCKAY DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Liu Shawn Tsai-shyang officer: See Remarks 1251 MCKAY DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Wadlington Mark officer: SVP, Worldwide Sales 215 MOFFETT PARK DRIVE SUNNYVALE CA 94089
Ali Wajid officer: Senior VP and CFO 400 N MCCARTHY BLVD MILPITAS CA 95035

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