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Top 5 Companies in the Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals Industry With the Highest Forward P/E Ratio (CF, AVD, MON, MOS, SMG)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals 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.

Cf Industries Ho ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 27.29. Following is Amer Vanguard with a a forward P/E ratio of 21.29. Monsanto Co ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 20.82.

Mosaic Co/The follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 17.04, and Scotts Miracle rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 15.55.

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Keywords: highest forward p/e ratio cf industries ho amer vanguard monsanto co mosaic co/the scotts miracle

Ticker(s): CF AVD MON MOS SMG