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Ball Corp has the Highest Forward P/E Ratio in the Metal & Glass Containers Industry (BLL, ATR, MYE, SLGN, CCK)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Metal & Glass Containers industry with the highest forward price to earnings (P/E) ratios. Forward P/E uses estimated earnings to compare relative value among companies in the same industry. Generally, the lower the forward P/E, the more undervalued a company is believed to be.

Ball Corp ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 28.62. Following is Aptargroup Inc with a a forward P/E ratio of 28.24. Myers Inds Inc ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 13.84.

Silgan Holdings follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.93, and Crown Holdings I rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 10.85.

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Ticker(s): BLL ATR MYE SLGN CCK