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Viacom is Among the Companies in the Movies & Entertainment Industry With the Lowest PEG Ratio (VIA, LGF, CNK, TWX, DIS)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Movies & Entertainment industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Viacom ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.77. Following is Lions Gate Entertainment with a a PEG ratio of 0.89. Cinemark ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 1.37.

Time Warner follows with a a PEG ratio of 1.37, and Walt Disney rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 1.41.

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