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Resolute Forest Products Inc is Among the Companies in the Paper Products Industry With the Lowest P/E Ratio (RFP, CLW, SWM, NP, UFS)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Paper Products industry with the lowest 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.

Resolute Forest Products Inc ranks lowest with a a P/E ratio of 2.12. Following is Clearwater with a a P/E ratio of 7.90. Schweitzer-Maudu ranks third lowest with a a P/E ratio of 10.84.

Neenah Paper Inc follows with a a P/E ratio of 14.13, and Domtar Corp rounds out the bottom five with a a P/E ratio of 14.21.

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Ticker(s): RFP CLW SWM NP UFS