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Highest Future Earnings Growth in the Industrial Conglomerates Industry Detected in Shares of Raven Industries (RAVN, GE, ROP, MMM, CSL)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Industrial Conglomerates 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.

Raven Industries ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 40.2%. Following is General Electric with a future earnings growth of 17.9%. Roper Industries ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 9.2%.

3M follows with a future earnings growth of 9.1%, and Carlisle Cos rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 9.0%.

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Keywords: highest future earnings growth raven industries General Electric roper industries 3M carlisle cos

Ticker(s): RAVN GE ROP MMM CSL