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Top 5 Companies in the Packaged Foods & Meats Industry With the Highest Future Earnings Growth (LWAY, STKL, FARM, BGS, LNCE)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Packaged Foods & Meats 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.

Lifeway Foods ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 130.8%. Following is SunOpta with a future earnings growth of 62.6%. Farmer Bros ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 51.4%.

B&G Foods follows with a future earnings growth of 38.1%, and Lance rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 30.0%.

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Ticker(s): LWAY STKL FARM BGS LNCE