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Lowest Free Cash Flow Per Share in the Electronic Equipment & Instruments Industry Detected in Shares of Electro Scientific Industries (ESIO, BMI, ITRI, PAY, NATI)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Electronic Equipment & Instruments industry with the lowest (positive) free cash flow per share. FCF/share is a valuable metric signaling a company's ability to facilitate growth in the business.

Electro Scientific Industries ranks lowest with a FCF per share of $0.03. Following is Badger Meter with a FCF per share of $0.56. Itron Inc ranks third lowest with a FCF per share of $0.77.

VeriFone follows with a FCF per share of $0.80, and National Instruments rounds out the bottom five with a FCF per share of $1.18.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Electro Scientific Industries on December 13th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $5.97. Since that recommendation, shares of Electro Scientific Industries have risen 38.0%. We continue to monitor Electro Scientific Industries for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): ESIO BMI ITRI PAY NATI