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Relatively High Projected Earnings Growth Detected in Shares of NorthWestern in the Multi-Utilities Industry (NWE, AEE, TE, SRE, CMS)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Multi-Utilities industry with the highest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

NorthWestern ranks highest with a projected earnings growth of 16.9%. Following is Ameren with a projected earnings growth of 8.0%. TECO Energy ranks third highest with a projected earnings growth of 7.2%.

Sempra Energy follows with a projected earnings growth of 7.2%, and CMS Energy rounds out the top five with a projected earnings growth of 6.6%.

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Keywords: highest projected earnings growth northwestern ameren TECO Energy Sempra Energy cms energy

Ticker(s): NWE AEE TE SRE CMS