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Laboratory Corp of America Holdings is Among the Companies in the Health Care Services Industry With the Lowest EPS Growth (LH, BEAT, HWAY, LHCG, LDR)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Services industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

Laboratory Corp of America Holdings ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 337.4%. CardioNet is next with a EPS growth of 1,181.8%. Healthways ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 1,285.7%.

LHC Group follows with a EPS growth of 1,410.4%, and Landauer rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 2,345.7%.

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Ticker(s): LH BEAT HWAY LHCG LDR