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

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Fertilizers & Agricultural 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.

Mosaic Co/The ranks lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 15.66. Scotts Miracle is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 20.31. Fmc Corp ranks third lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 20.41.

Monsanto Co follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 21.37, and Amer Vanguard rounds out the bottom five with a a forward P/E ratio of 27.47.

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Keywords: lowest forward p/e ratio mosaic co/the scotts miracle fmc corp monsanto co amer vanguard

Ticker(s): MOS SMG FMC MON AVD