Global P/E Ratios (Price-Earnings) by Country

The table below shows the P/E ratios (price-earnings) of the largest global markets, calculated using the benchmark equity index of each stock market. The table lists both trailing price-to-earnings and forward price-to-earnings ratios of the countries. During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, the trailing P/E ratios of many markets […]

Nikkei 225 Index Sector Weightings

The table below lists the Sector weightings of the Nikkei 225 stock index. The largest sector of the index is the Information Technology sector which makes up 24.23% of the index (Jan 1st, 2024). Consumer Discretionary sector holds the second place with a weighting of 20.97%. It’s important to remember […]

Emerging Markets Equity Valuations

The table below shows the current & historical equity market valuations of selected Emerging Markets. The trailing price-earnings (P/E) ratio of the MSCI Emerging Markets index is currently 14.67 (January 1st, 2024) and the forward P/E ratio of the index is 11.85. Among the major emerging economies, the Indian stock […]

Hong Kong/Hang Seng P/E & CAPE Ratio

The table belows lists the historical P/E and CAPE ratios of Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index. The current trailing price-earnings ratio of the Hang Seng is 9.76 and the Shiller PE ratio of the index is 7.53 (January 1st, 2024). The Hang Seng index is considered to be the benchmark […]

France CAC 40 Stock Market P/E Ratio & EPS

The table below lists the current & historical price-earnings ratio of the France equity market, calculated using the CAC 40 equity index. The trailing P/E of the index is currently 13.48 and forward P/E is 13.29 (January 1st, 2024). For the latest data, check the data subscriptions provided by Siblis […]

Average Equity Returns of Public U.S. Companies

What is the average return of the U.S. stock market? The answer that has been accepted as an undeniable truth among investors is that the average annual return is around 10%. The annualized return of the most followed U.S. large cap equity index between Jan 1st, 1920 and Jan 1st, […]

P/E & CAPE Ratio India Stock Market (NIFTY 50)

The current P/E (price-earnings) ratio of India’s NIFTY 50 stock index is 23.17 (January 1st, 2024). The CAPE ratio of the India’s stock market, calculated using the same index, is 34.87. Both ratios are considerably higher than the historical averages which might indicate the the Indian equity market is currently […]

Historical Index Constituents & Component Changes

As most investors know, the idea of index funds just passively owning “the market” is not exactly true. The companies making up the underlying indices the funds are following are not fixed but keep changing: every year numerous companies are removed from different indices and replaced with new constituents. Especially […]

U.S. Growth & Value Stocks P/E & CAPE Ratios

The table below lists the current and historical P/E ratios & CAPE ratios of Growth and Value stocks, calculated using the Russell 1000 Growth and Russell 1000 Value indices. The trailing price-earnings ratio of growth equities is currently 34.46 and the corresponding ratio for value stocks is 16.36 (January 1st, […]

Russell 2000 Sector Weightings

The table below lists the Sector weightings of the Russell 2000 index. Currently, the largest sector is the Industrials sector, followed by the Financials and Health Care sectors (January 1st, 2024). The smallest sector at the moment is the Communication Services sector. [Russell 2000] – Sector Weightings Need comprehensive data? […]