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West Pharmaceut is Among the Companies in the Health Care Supplies Industry With the Lowest Projected Earnings Growth (WST, ICUI, VIVO, VASC, ALGN)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Supplies industry with the lowest 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.

West Pharmaceut ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 3.2%. Icu Medical is next with a projected earnings growth of 3.2%. Meridian Biosci ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 6.3%.

Vascular Solutio follows with a projected earnings growth of 11.7%, and Align Technology rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 16.3%.

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Keywords: lowest projected earnings growth west pharmaceut icu medical meridian biosci :vasc vascular solutio align technology

Ticker(s): WST ICUI VIVO ALGN