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Highest Future Earnings Growth in the Health Care Distributors Industry Detected in Shares of Aceto (ACET, OMI, PMC, HSIC, ABC)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Distributors 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.

Aceto ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 27.6%. Following is Owens & Minor with a future earnings growth of 13.4%. PharMerica ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 12.9%.

Henry Schein follows with a future earnings growth of 10.9%, and AmerisourceBergen rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 10.1%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Aceto on January 30th, 2017 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $19.28. Since that call, shares of Aceto have fallen 23.5%. 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): ACET OMI PMC HSIC ABC