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Lowest Forward P/E Ratio in the Electric Utilities Industry Detected in Shares of Pg&E Corp (PCG, SPKE, PPL, EIX, GXP)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Electric Utilities industry with the lowest 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.

Pg&E Corp ranks lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 4.32. Following is Spark Energy-A with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.00. Ppl Corp ranks third lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 14.15.

Edison Intl follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 16.62, and Great Plains Ene rounds out the bottom five with a a forward P/E ratio of 17.02.

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Keywords: lowest forward p/e ratio pg&e corp spark energy-a ppl corp edison intl great plains ene

Ticker(s): PCG SPKE PPL EIX GXP