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Shares of Aptargroup Inc Rank the Highest in Terms of Forward P/E Ratio in the Metal & Glass Containers Industry (ATR, BLL, MYE, BERY, SLGN)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Metal & Glass Containers 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.

Aptargroup Inc ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 24.38. Ball Corp is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 21.31. Myers Inds Inc ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 16.85.

Berry Global Gro follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 13.65, and Silgan Holdings rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.62.

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Ticker(s): ATR BLL MYE BERY SLGN