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Highest PEG Ratio in the Metal & Glass Containers Industry Detected in Shares of Myers Industries (MYE, BLL, OI, ATR, SLGN)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Metal & Glass Containers industry with the highest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Myers Industries ranks highest with a a PEG ratio of 6.27. Following is Ball with a a PEG ratio of 3.55. Owens-Illinois ranks third highest with a a PEG ratio of 3.16.

Aptargroup follows with a a PEG ratio of 2.69, and Silgan Holdings rounds out the top five with a a PEG ratio of 2.15.

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