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Shares of Henry Schein Rank the Lowest in Terms of EPS Growth in the Health Care Distributors Industry (HSIC, CAH, PDCO, MCK, ACET)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Distributors industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

Henry Schein ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 5.5%. Following is Cardinal Health with a EPS growth of 14.1%. Patterson ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 21.3%.

McKesson follows with a EPS growth of 46.0%, and Aceto rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 47.7%.

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