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Lowest Projected Earnings Growth in the IT Consulting & Other Services Industry Detected in Shares of Mantech International (MANT, IBM, NCIT, DTLK, BAH)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the IT Consulting & Other Services industry with the lowest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Mantech International ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 0.3%. Following is International Business Machines with a projected earnings growth of 1.4%. NCI ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 2.7%.

Datalink follows with a projected earnings growth of 3.6%, and Booz Allen Hamilton rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 4.7%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Mantech International on January 9th, 2017 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $41.04. Since that call, shares of Mantech International have fallen 16.2%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): MANT IBM NCIT NCI DTLK BAH