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Estee Lauder is Among the Companies in the Personal Products Industry With the Highest Forward P/E Ratio (EL, IPAR, MED, USNA, HLF)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Personal Products industry with the highest 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.

Estee Lauder ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 43.68. Following is Inter Parfums with a a forward P/E ratio of 40.96. Medifast Inc ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 25.59.

Usana Health Sci follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 15.59, and Herbalife Ltd rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 14.38.

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