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Top 5 Companies in the Managed Health Care Industry With the Lowest PEG Ratio (MOH, MGLN, CNC, UNH, AET)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Managed Health Care industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Molina Healthcare ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.01. Magellan Health Services is next with a a PEG ratio of 0.01. Centene ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.01.

UnitedHealth follows with a a PEG ratio of 0.01, and Aetna rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 0.02.

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Keywords: lowest peg ratio molina healthcare magellan health services centene UnitedHealth Aetna

Ticker(s): MOH MGLN CNC UNH AET