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Relatively Low P/E Ratio Detected in Shares of Kronos Worldwide in the Commodity Chemicals Industry (KRO, TSE, KOP, LYB, WLK)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Commodity Chemicals 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.

Kronos Worldwide ranks lowest with a a P/E ratio of 4.77. Trinseo Sa is next with a a P/E ratio of 5.25. Koppers Holdings ranks third lowest with a a P/E ratio of 6.95.

Lyondellbasell-A follows with a a P/E ratio of 7.89, and Westlake Chemica rounds out the bottom five with a a P/E ratio of 9.48.

SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for Kronos Worldwide and will alert subscribers who have KRO in their portfolio or watchlist when shares have changed trend direction.

Keywords: lowest p/e ratio kronos worldwide trinseo sa koppers holdings lyondellbasell-a westlake chemica