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Highest Future Earnings Growth in the Diversified Chemicals Industry Detected in Shares of Olin (OLN, DD, HUN, DOW, EMN)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Diversified Chemicals industry with the highest future earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (next fiscal year estimated vs. current fiscal year estimated) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Olin ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 55.1%. Following is EI Du Pont de Nemours with a future earnings growth of 17.9%. Huntsman ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 14.2%.

Dow Chemical follows with a future earnings growth of 6.0%, and Eastman Chemical rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 5.8%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Olin on July 22nd, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $20.74. Since that call, shares of Olin have fallen 8.2%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: highest future earnings growth olin ei du pont de nemours Huntsman Dow Chemical Eastman Chemical