Service International has the Highest P/E Ratio in the Specialized Consumer Services Industry (SCI, CLCT, STNR, CSV, BID)
Below are the three companies in the Specialized Consumer Services 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.
Service International ranks highest with a a P/E ratio of 36.68. Following is Collectors Universe with a a P/E ratio of 21.23. Steiner Leisure ranks third highest with a a P/E ratio of 19.83.
Carriage Services follows with a a P/E ratio of 18.74, and Sotheby's rounds out the top five with a a P/E ratio of 17.99.
SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Steiner Leisure on October 29th, 2014 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $39.68. Since that recommendation, shares of Steiner Leisure have risen 58.1%. We continue to monitor Steiner Leisure for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.
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