Price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio

Summary
A stock’s price divided by its earnings per share, which indicates how much investors are paying for a company’s earning power.

Also:

  • P/E Ratio (1 yr trailing) (long position) - Price of a stock divided by its earnings from the latest year.
  • P/E Ratio (1 yr forecast) - Price of a stock divided by its projected earnings for the coming year.