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CoStar Group is Among the Companies in the Research and Consulting Services Industry With the Highest Forward P/E Ratio (CSGP, ABCO, EXPO, MG, VRSK)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Research and Consulting Services 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.

CoStar Group ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 37.75. Advisory Board is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 34.15. Exponent ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 24.65.

Mistras Group follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 22.88, and Verisk Analytics rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 22.31.

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Ticker(s): CSGP ABCO EXPO MG VRSK