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Top 5 Companies in the Thrifts & Mortgage Finance Industry With the Highest Projected Earnings Growth (CASH, UCFC, KRNY, BFIN, AGM)

By James Quinn

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

Meta Financial Group ranks highest with a projected earnings growth of 63.1%. Following is United Community Financial with a projected earnings growth of 28.6%. Kearny Financial ranks third highest with a projected earnings growth of 27.8%.

BankFinancial follows with a projected earnings growth of 27.2%, and Federal Agricultural Mortgage rounds out the top five with a projected earnings growth of 20.2%.

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Ticker(s): CASH UCFC KRNY BFIN AGM