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

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals industry with the highest price to earnings (P/E) ratios. P/E is an important valuation tool when comparing companies in the same industry. A higher P/E ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of net income, so the stock is more expensive compared to one with a lower P/E ratio.

Mosaic Co/The ranks highest with a a P/E ratio of 24.12. Monsanto Co is next with a a P/E ratio of 22.33. Amer Vanguard ranks third highest with a a P/E ratio of 21.65.

Fmc Corp follows with a a P/E ratio of 20.31, and Scotts Miracle rounds out the top five with a a P/E ratio of 16.35.

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Ticker(s): MOS MON AVD FMC SMG