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Shares of Alleghany Rank the Highest in Terms of Forward P/E Ratio in the Reinsurance Industry (Y, PRE, ESGR, RNR, RGA)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Reinsurance industry with the highest forward price to earnings (P/E) ratios. Forward P/E uses estimated earnings to compare relative value among companies in the same industry. Generally, the lower the forward P/E, the more undervalued a company is believed to be.

Alleghany ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 19.98. Following is PartnerRe with a a forward P/E ratio of 15.50. Enstar Group ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.96.

RenaissanceRe Holdings follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.39, and Reinsurance Group of America rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 10.76.

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