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Top 5 Companies in the Health Care Technology Industry With the Lowest Projected Earnings Growth (CERN, HSTM, INOV, HMSY, MDRX)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Technology industry with the lowest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Cerner Corp ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 5.9%. Healthstream Inc is next with a projected earnings growth of 19.4%. Inovalon Holdi-A ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 20.0%.

Hms Holdings Cor follows with a projected earnings growth of 20.7%, and Allscripts Healt rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 24.4%.

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Keywords: lowest projected earnings growth Cerner Corp healthstream inc inovalon holdi-a hms holdings cor allscripts healt

Ticker(s): CERN HSTM INOV HMSY MDRX