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Top 5 Companies in the Electrical Components & Equipment Industry With the Highest Forward P/E Ratio (BGC, THR, AME, AMOT, ROK)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Electrical Components & Equipment 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.

Gen Cable Corp ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 28.57. Thermon Group Ho is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 25.85. Ametek Inc ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 24.82.

Allied Motion Te follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 19.06, and Rockwell Automat rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 17.77.

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Ticker(s): BGC THR AME AMOT ROK