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Top 5 Companies in the Specialty Chemicals Industry With the Highest Future Earnings Growth (SHLM, FUL, KRA, OMN, SHW)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Specialty Chemicals 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.

Schulman (A) ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 37.3%. Hb Fuller Co is next with a future earnings growth of 23.9%. Kraton Corp ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 19.4%.

Omnova Solutions follows with a future earnings growth of 16.5%, and Sherwin-Williams rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 16.4%.

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Keywords: highest future earnings growth schulman (a) hb fuller co kraton corp omnova solutions sherwin-williams

Ticker(s): SHLM FUL KRA OMN SHW