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Shares of Ball Corp Rank the Highest in Terms of P/E Ratio in the Metal & Glass Containers Industry (BLL, ATR, MYE, SLGN, CCK)

By David Diaz

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

Ball Corp ranks highest with a a P/E ratio of 40.32. Following is Aptargroup Inc with a a P/E ratio of 32.76. Myers Inds Inc ranks third highest with a a P/E ratio of 27.55.

Silgan Holdings follows with a a P/E ratio of 16.97, and Crown Holdings I rounds out the top five with a a P/E ratio of 14.97.

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Keywords: highest p/e ratio ball corp aptargroup inc myers inds inc silgan holdings crown holdings i

Ticker(s): BLL ATR MYE SLGN CCK