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Top 5 Companies in the Diversified Chemicals Industry With the Lowest Forward P/E Ratio (CC, HUN, EMN, DOW, DD)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Diversified Chemicals industry with the lowest 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.

Chemours Co ranks lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 1.41. Huntsman Corp is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 4.24. Eastman Chemical ranks third lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 4.48.

Dow Chemical Co follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 5.99, and Du Pont (Ei) rounds out the bottom five with a a forward P/E ratio of 6.92.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Du Pont (Ei) on January 6th, 2020 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $62.09. Since that call, shares of Du Pont (Ei) have fallen 54.2%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): CC HUN EMN