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Clarcor Inc is Among the Companies in the Industrial Machinery Industry With the Lowest Projected Earnings Growth (CLC, ITT, WWD, CIR, PKOH)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Industrial Machinery 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.

Clarcor Inc ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 0.6%. Following is Itt Inc with a projected earnings growth of 3.4%. Woodward Inc ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 3.8%.

Circor Intl follows with a projected earnings growth of 4.1%, and Park Ohio Hldgs rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 4.9%.

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Ticker(s): CLC ITT WWD CIR PKOH