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Relatively High P/E Ratio Detected in Shares of DTS Inc in the Electronic Components Industry (DTSI, BDC, DLB, LFUS, APH)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Electronic Components industry with the highest 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.

DTS Inc ranks highest with a a P/E ratio of 61.63. Following is Belden with a a P/E ratio of 35.94. Dolby Laboratories ranks third highest with a a P/E ratio of 28.12.

Littelfuse follows with a a P/E ratio of 23.93, and Amphenol rounds out the top five with a a P/E ratio of 23.26.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Dolby Laboratories on January 28th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $35.03. Since that recommendation, shares of Dolby Laboratories have risen 29.0%. We continue to monitor Dolby Laboratories for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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