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Lowest PEG Ratio in the Health Care Services Industry Detected in Shares of Adaptec (ADPT, ESRX, HWAY, AIRM, MD)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Services 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.

Adaptec ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.00. Express Scripts is next with a a PEG ratio of 0.01. Healthways ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.01.

Air Methods follows with a a PEG ratio of 0.01, and Mednax rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 0.01.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Mednax on April 13th, 2017 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $67.85. Since that call, shares of Mednax have fallen 16.6%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: lowest peg ratio adaptec Express Scripts healthways air methods mednax

Ticker(s): ADPT ESRX HWAY AIRM MD