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Charter Commun-A has the Highest Forward P/E Ratio in the Cable & Satellite Industry (CHTR, LBRDA, LBRDK, CABO, DISH)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Cable & Satellite 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.

Charter Commun-A ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 37.52. Following is Liberty Br-A with a a forward P/E ratio of 28.46. Liberty Br-C ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 25.08.

Cable One Inc follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 22.72, and Dish Network-A rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 18.60.

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Ticker(s): CHTR LBRDA LBRDK DISH