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Top 5 Companies in the Trading Companies & Distributors Industry With the Highest Projected Earnings Growth (TGH, BECN, CAI, VRTV, URI)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Trading Companies & Distributors 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.

Textainer Group ranks highest with a projected earnings growth of 238.5%. Following is Beacon Roofing S with a projected earnings growth of 61.1%. Cai Internationa ranks third highest with a projected earnings growth of 48.1%.

Veritiv Corp follows with a projected earnings growth of 47.0%, and United Rentals rounds out the top five with a projected earnings growth of 42.9%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Textainer Group on February 25th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $12.03. Since that call, shares of Textainer Group have fallen 19.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: highest projected earnings growth textainer group beacon roofing s cai internationa veritiv corp united rentals

Ticker(s): TGH BECN CAI VRTV URI