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Shares of Crocs Inc Rank the Highest in Terms of Forward P/E Ratio in the Footwear Industry (CROX, NKE, SHOO, DECK, SKX)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Footwear 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.

Crocs Inc ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 31.42. Following is Nike Inc -Cl B with a a forward P/E ratio of 20.77. Steven Madden ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 15.96.

Deckers Outdoor follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 14.44, and Skechers Usa-A rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 14.16.

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Keywords: highest forward p/e ratio crocs inc nike inc -cl b steven madden deckers outdoor skechers usa-a