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Lowest P/E Ratio in the Electric Utilities Industry Detected in Shares of Pg&E Corp (PCG, SPKE, PPL, EIX, ETR)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Electric Utilities industry with the lowest 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.

Pg&E Corp ranks lowest with a a P/E ratio of 5.04. Following is Spark Energy-A with a a P/E ratio of 5.55. Ppl Corp ranks third lowest with a a P/E ratio of 14.91.

Edison Intl follows with a a P/E ratio of 15.49, and Entergy Corp rounds out the bottom five with a a P/E ratio of 18.08.

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Keywords: lowest p/e ratio pg&e corp spark energy-a ppl corp edison intl Entergy Corp

Ticker(s): PCG SPKE PPL EIX ETR