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Koppers Holdings is Among the Companies in the Commodity Chemicals Industry With the Lowest Projected Earnings Growth (KOP, LYB, TSE, CBT, KRO)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Commodity Chemicals industry with the lowest 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.

Koppers Holdings ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 4.1%. Lyondellbasell-A is next with a projected earnings growth of 9.4%. Trinseo Sa ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 11.5%.

Cabot Corp follows with a projected earnings growth of 19.3%, and Kronos Worldwide rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 39.1%.

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Ticker(s): KOP LYB TSE CBT KRO