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Shares of Amazon.com Rank the Highest in Terms of Projected Earnings Growth in the Internet Retail Industry (AMZN, CTRP, OSTK, SFLY, NTRI)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Internet Retail 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.

Amazon.com ranks highest with a projected earnings growth of 255.0%. Ctrip.com International is next with a projected earnings growth of 170.3%. Overstock.com ranks third highest with a projected earnings growth of 102.9%.

Shutterfly follows with a projected earnings growth of 80.0%, and NutriSystem rounds out the top five with a projected earnings growth of 43.2%.

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