UFP Technologies has the Lowest Forward P/E Ratio in the Paper Packaging Industry (UFPT, PKG, GPK, SON, SEE)
Below are the three companies in the Paper Packaging industry with the lowest 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.
UFP Technologies ranks lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 13.04. Packaging of America is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 14.16. Graphic Packaging Holding ranks third lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 15.90.
Sonoco Products follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 18.26, and Sealed Air rounds out the bottom five with a a forward P/E ratio of 18.53.
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