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Aircastle Ltd has the Lowest Projected Earnings Growth in the Trading Companies & Distributors Industry (AYR, HEES, WCC, GWW, AIT)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Trading Companies & Distributors industry with the lowest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Aircastle Ltd ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 3.2%. H&E Equipment Se is next with a projected earnings growth of 9.9%. Wesco Intl ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 18.7%.

Ww Grainger Inc follows with a projected earnings growth of 19.9%, and Applied Indu Tec rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 20.2%.

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Ticker(s): AYR HEES WCC GWW AIT