Top 5 Companies in the Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals Industry With the Lowest Forward P/E Ratio (CF, MOS, POT, AGU, FMC)
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.
CF Industries ranks lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 6.37. Mosaic is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 9.54. Potash ranks third lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 11.01.
Agrium follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.51, and FMC rounds out the bottom five with a a forward P/E ratio of 16.27.
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