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Lowest PEG Ratio in the Gas Utilities Industry Detected in Shares of UGI (UGI, SJI, NFG, WGL, NJR)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Gas Utilities industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

UGI ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.03. South Jersey Industries is next with a a PEG ratio of 0.03. National Fuel Gas ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.03.

WGL Holdings follows with a a PEG ratio of 0.03, and New Jersey Resources rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 0.04.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of New Jersey Resources on January 24th, 2017 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $36.55. Since that recommendation, shares of New Jersey Resources have risen 17.6%. We continue to monitor New Jersey Resources for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): UGI SJI NFG WGL NJR