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Neenah Paper Inc has the Highest Forward P/E Ratio in the Paper Products Industry (NP, KS, GLT, UFS, CLW)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Paper Products industry with the highest forward price to earnings (P/E) ratios. Forward P/E uses estimated earnings to compare relative value among companies in the same industry. Generally, the lower the forward P/E, the more undervalued a company is believed to be.

Neenah Paper Inc ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 14.92. Kapstone Paper A is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 14.89. Glatfelter ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 13.62.

Domtar Corp follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 13.21, and Clearwater rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.16.

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Ticker(s): NP KS GLT UFS CLW