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Highest Projected Earnings Growth in the Health Care Services Industry Detected in Shares of Cross Country Healthcare (CCRN, RDNT, CHE, AFAM, LH)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Services industry with the highest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Cross Country Healthcare ranks highest with a projected earnings growth of 33.3%. RadNet is next with a projected earnings growth of 25.3%. Chemed ranks third highest with a projected earnings growth of 9.1%.

Almost Family follows with a projected earnings growth of 9.1%, and Laboratory Corp of America Holdings rounds out the top five with a projected earnings growth of 8.6%.

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Ticker(s): CCRN RDNT CHE AFAM LH