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Inter Parfums is Among the Companies in the Personal Products Industry With the Highest Forward P/E Ratio (IPAR, EL, MED, USNA, HLF)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Personal Products industry with the highest forward price to earnings (P/E) ratios. Forward P/E uses estimated earnings to compare relative value among companies in the same industry. Generally, the lower the forward P/E, the more undervalued a company is believed to be.

Inter Parfums ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 42.07. Following is Estee Lauder with a a forward P/E ratio of 31.99. Medifast Inc ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 29.19.

Usana Health Sci follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 17.98, and Herbalife Ltd rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 17.63.

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Ticker(s): IPAR EL MED USNA HLF