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Meta Financial G is Among the Companies in the Thrifts & Mortgage Finance Industry With the Lowest P/E Ratio (CASH, PFSI, FDEF, MTG, RDN)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Thrifts & Mortgage Finance industry with the lowest price to earnings (P/E) ratios. P/E is an important valuation tool when comparing companies in the same industry. A higher P/E ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of net income, so the stock is more expensive compared to one with a lower P/E ratio.

Meta Financial G ranks lowest with a a P/E ratio of 6.27. Following is Pennymac Finan-A with a a P/E ratio of 7.41. First Defiance ranks third lowest with a a P/E ratio of 7.46.

Mgic Invt Corp follows with a a P/E ratio of 9.16, and Radian Group Inc rounds out the bottom five with a a P/E ratio of 10.32.

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Keywords: lowest p/e ratio meta financial g pennymac finan-a first defiance mgic invt corp radian group inc

Ticker(s): CASH PFSI FDEF MTG RDN