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Top 5 Companies in the Packaged Foods & Meats Industry With the Highest Future Earnings Growth (FARM, LNDC, THS, LWAY, 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.

Farmer Bros ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 48.4%. Following is Landec with a future earnings growth of 41.4%. TreeHouse Foods ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 32.7%.

Lifeway Foods follows with a future earnings growth of 25.5%, and Lance rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 13.0%.

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Ticker(s): FARM LNDC THS LWAY LNCE