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Top 5 Companies in the Paper Packaging Industry With the Highest Forward P/E Ratio (BMS, SON, AVY, SEE, UFPT)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Paper Packaging 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.

Bemis Co ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 17.09. Sonoco Products is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 17.05. Avery Dennison ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 16.72.

Sealed Air Corp follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 15.50, and Ufp Technologies rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 13.33.

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Ticker(s): BMS SON AVY SEE UFPT