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Relatively Low P/E Ratio Detected in Shares of Stericycle Inc in the Environmental & Facilities Services Industry (SRCL, SP, ABM, TRR, ECOL)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Environmental & Facilities Services 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.

Stericycle Inc ranks lowest with a a P/E ratio of 18.58. Following is Sp Plus Corp with a a P/E ratio of 19.35. Abm Industries ranks third lowest with a a P/E ratio of 24.29.

Trc Cos Inc follows with a a P/E ratio of 29.83, and Us Ecology Inc rounds out the bottom five with a a P/E ratio of 30.42.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Trc Cos Inc on November 10th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $9.20. Since that recommendation, shares of Trc Cos Inc have risen 90.8%. We continue to monitor Trc Cos Inc for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: lowest p/e ratio stericycle inc sp plus corp abm industries :trr trc cos inc us ecology inc

Ticker(s): SRCL SP ABM ECOL