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Highest Future Earnings Growth in the Health Care Distributors Industry Detected in Shares of PharMerica (PMC, ACET, CAH, ABC, MCK)

By Nick Russo

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.

PharMerica ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 28.9%. Following is Aceto with a future earnings growth of 13.4%. Cardinal Health ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 12.9%.

AmerisourceBergen follows with a future earnings growth of 12.9%, and McKesson rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 12.7%.

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Ticker(s): PMC ACET CAH ABC MCK