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Top 5 Companies in the Electrical Components & Equipment Industry With the Highest Future Earnings Growth (LYTS, BGC, POWL, AYI, WIRE)

By James Quinn

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

LSI Industries ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 74.1%. General Cable is next with a future earnings growth of 21.4%. Powell Industries ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 21.3%.

Acuity Brands follows with a future earnings growth of 21.2%, and Encore Wire rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 19.1%.

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Ticker(s): LYTS BGC POWL AYI WIRE