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Lowest P/E Ratio in the Restaurants Industry Detected in Shares of Country Style Cooking Restaurant Chain (CCSC, ARKR, RRGB, DIN, EAT)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Restaurants 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.

Country Style Cooking Restaurant Chain ranks lowest with a a P/E ratio of 3.96. Following is Ark Restaurants with a a P/E ratio of 12.56. Red Robin Gourmet Burgers ranks third lowest with a a P/E ratio of 13.35.

DineEquity follows with a a P/E ratio of 15.49, and Brinker International rounds out the bottom five with a a P/E ratio of 16.03.

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Keywords: lowest p/e ratio country style cooking restaurant chain ark restaurants red robin gourmet burgers dineequity Brinker International

Ticker(s): CCSC ARKR RRGB DIN EAT