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Lowest P/E Ratio in the Integrated Telecommunication Services Industry Detected in Shares of Fairpoint Commun (FRP, CTL, VZ, T, ATNI)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Integrated Telecommunication Services industry with the lowest price to earnings (P/E) ratios. P/E is an important valuation tool when comparing companies in the same industry. A higher P/E ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of net income, so the stock is more expensive compared to one with a lower P/E ratio.

Fairpoint Commun ranks lowest with a a P/E ratio of 6.57. Centurylink Inc is next with a a P/E ratio of 12.35. Verizon Communic ranks third lowest with a a P/E ratio of 13.78.

At&T Inc follows with a a P/E ratio of 16.08, and Atn Internationa rounds out the bottom five with a a P/E ratio of 35.51.

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Keywords: lowest p/e ratio fairpoint commun centurylink inc verizon communic at&t inc atn internationa

Ticker(s): FRP CTL VZ T ATNI