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Shares of Ringcentral In-A Rank the Highest in Terms of Forward P/E Ratio in the Application Software Industry (RNG, WDAY, GWRE, SSNI, PEGA)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Application Software 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.

Ringcentral In-A ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 86.58. Following is Workday Inc-A with a a forward P/E ratio of 76.28. Guidewire Softwa ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 71.00.

Silver Spring Ne follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 65.04, and Pegasystems Inc rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 51.52.

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