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Lowest Price to Book Ratio in the Gas Utilities Industry Detected in Shares of Northwest Natural Gas (NWN, SWX, SJI, ATO, CPK)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Gas Utilities industry with the lowest price to book ratios. Often companies with the lowest ratio present the greatest value to investors.

Northwest Natural Gas ranks lowest with a a price to book ratio of 2.21. Following is Southwest Gas with a a price to book ratio of 2.27. South Jersey Industries ranks third lowest with a a price to book ratio of 2.28.

Atmos Energy follows with a a price to book ratio of 2.43, and Chesapeake Utilities rounds out the bottom five with a a price to book ratio of 2.81.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Chesapeake Utilities on February 13th, 2017 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $67.15. Since that recommendation, shares of Chesapeake Utilities have risen 12.6%. We continue to monitor Chesapeake Utilities for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): NWN SWX SJI ATO CPK