Lowest Projected Earnings Growth in the Life Sciences Tools & Services Industry Detected in Shares of Bruker (BRKR, PKI, TMO, WAT, CRL)
Below are the three companies in the Life Sciences Tools & 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.
Bruker ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 3.7%. PerkinElmer is next with a projected earnings growth of 4.2%. Thermo Fisher Scientific ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 6.1%.
Waters follows with a projected earnings growth of 7.3%, and Charles River Laboratories rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 7.3%.
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