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Newell Rubbermaid has the Highest Forward P/E Ratio in the Housewares & Specialties Industry (NWL, JAH, TUP, LCUT, LBY)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Housewares & Specialties 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.

Newell Rubbermaid ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 20.03. Jarden is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 18.51. Tupperware Brands ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 11.90.

Lifetime Brands follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 11.82, and Libbey rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 8.23.

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