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Lowest Forward P/E Ratio in the IT Consulting & Other Services Industry Detected in Shares of Unisys Corp (UIS, LIOX, IBM, HCKT, PRFT)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the IT Consulting & Other Services 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.

Unisys Corp ranks lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 3.83. Following is Lionbridge Tech with a a forward P/E ratio of 8.58. Ibm ranks third lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 10.22.

Hackett Group follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.04, and Perficient Inc rounds out the bottom five with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.73.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Unisys Corp on August 2nd, 2017 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $10.53. Since that call, shares of Unisys Corp have fallen 32.1%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: lowest forward p/e ratio unisys corp lionbridge tech hackett group perficient inc

Ticker(s): UIS LIOX IBM HCKT PRFT