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Primerica Inc is Among the Companies in the Life & Health Insurance Industry With the Highest Forward P/E Ratio (PRI, TMK, AFL, FFG, MET)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Life & Health Insurance 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.

Primerica Inc ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 15.73. Following is Torchmark Corp with a a forward P/E ratio of 13.08. Aflac Inc ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.65.

Fbl Finl Group-A follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 11.28, and Metlife Inc rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 9.49.

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Keywords: highest forward p/e ratio primerica inc torchmark corp aflac inc fbl finl group-a metlife inc

Ticker(s): PRI TMK AFL FFG MET