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Top 5 Companies in the Movies & Entertainment Industry With the Highest Future Earnings Growth (CKEC, RENT, LGF, WWE, IMAX)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Movies & Entertainment industry with the highest future earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (next fiscal year estimated vs. current fiscal year estimated) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Carmike Cinemas ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 89.5%. Following is Rentrak with a future earnings growth of 69.3%. Lions Gate Entertainment ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 46.5%.

World Wrestling Entertainment follows with a future earnings growth of 42.8%, and Imax rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 17.4%.

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