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Top 5 Companies in the Insurance Brokers Industry With the Highest Forward P/E Ratio (EHTH, BRO, AJG, AON, MMC)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Insurance Brokers 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.

Ehealth Inc ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 76.16. Brown & Brown is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 26.75. Arthur J Gallagh ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 22.72.

Aon Plc follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 20.39, and Marsh & Mclennan rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 20.09.

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