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Shares of Titan Machinery Rank the Highest in Terms of Future Earnings Growth in the Trading Companies & Distributors Industry (TITN, LAWS, AYR, WLFC, BECN)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Trading Companies & Distributors industry with the highest future earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (next fiscal year estimated vs. current fiscal year estimated) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Titan Machinery ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 215.7%. Following is Lawson Products with a future earnings growth of 34.2%. Aircastle ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 23.4%.

Willis Lease Finance follows with a future earnings growth of 21.6%, and Beacon Roofing Supply rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 19.6%.

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Ticker(s): TITN LAWS AYR WLFC BECN