HealthStream has the Highest PEG Ratio in the Health Care Technology Industry (HSTM, ATHN, MDSO, SXCI, MDRX)
Below are the three companies in the Health Care Technology industry with the highest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.
HealthStream ranks highest with a a PEG ratio of 5.82. Following is athenahealth with a a PEG ratio of 3.60. Medidata Solutions ranks third highest with a a PEG ratio of 3.19.
SXC Health Solutions follows with a a PEG ratio of 2.28, and Allscripts Healthcare Solutions rounds out the top five with a a PEG ratio of 2.05.
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