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Ball Corp is Among the Companies in the Metal & Glass Containers Industry With the Highest P/E Ratio (BLL, ATR, MYE, CCK, SLGN)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Metal & Glass Containers industry with the highest price to earnings (P/E) ratios. P/E is an important valuation tool when comparing companies in the same industry. A higher P/E ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of net income, so the stock is more expensive compared to one with a lower P/E ratio.

Ball Corp ranks highest with a a P/E ratio of 36.12. Following is Aptargroup Inc with a a P/E ratio of 29.92. Myers Inds Inc ranks third highest with a a P/E ratio of 26.77.

Crown Holdings I follows with a a P/E ratio of 17.68, and Silgan Holdings rounds out the top five with a a P/E ratio of 17.52.

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Ticker(s): BLL ATR MYE CCK SLGN