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Lowest Projected Earnings Growth in the Life Sciences Tools & Services Industry Detected in Shares of Bio-Techne Corp (TECH, CBM, VWR, QGEN, INCR)

By Amy Schwartz

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.

Bio-Techne Corp ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 0.6%. Cambrex Corp is next with a projected earnings growth of 3.2%. Vwr Corp ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 6.5%.

Qiagen Nv follows with a projected earnings growth of 7.1%, and Inc Research H-A rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 7.4%.

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Ticker(s): TECH CBM VWR QGEN INCR