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Relatively Low PEG Ratio Detected in Shares of United Rentals in the Trading Companies & Distributors Industry (URI, WCC, GWW, AYR, MSM)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Trading Companies & Distributors industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

United Rentals ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.01. Following is WESCO International with a a PEG ratio of 0.01. WW Grainger ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.01.

Aircastle follows with a a PEG ratio of 0.01, and MSC Industrial Direct rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 0.02.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of MSC Industrial Direct on March 27th, 2017 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $98.62. Since that call, shares of MSC Industrial Direct have fallen 13.4%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: lowest peg ratio united rentals wesco international WW Grainger aircastle msc industrial direct

Ticker(s): URI WCC GWW AYR MSM