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Highest Future Earnings Growth in the Gas Utilities Industry Detected in Shares of Suburban Propane Partners LP (SPH, NWN, CPK, ATO, SJI)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Gas Utilities 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.

Suburban Propane Partners LP ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 15.2%. Following is Northwest Nat Gs with a future earnings growth of 8.7%. Chesapeake Util ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 8.4%.

Atmos Energy follows with a future earnings growth of 6.7%, and South Jersey Ind rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 6.2%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Atmos Energy on October 15th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $110.76. Since that call, shares of Atmos Energy have fallen 3.4%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): SPH NWN CPK ATO SJI