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Shares of Macy's Rank the Lowest in Terms of PEG Ratio in the Department Stores Industry (M, KSS, JWN, JCP, DDS)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Department Stores industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Macy's ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.01. Kohl's is next with a a PEG ratio of 0.02. Nordstrom ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.02.

JC Penney follows with a a PEG ratio of 0.02, and Dillard's rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 0.04.

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Keywords: lowest peg ratio macy's kohl's Nordstrom JC Penney dillard's

Ticker(s): M KSS JWN JCP DDS