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Shares of Ball Corp Rank the Highest in Terms of P/E Ratio in the Metal & Glass Containers Industry (BLL, ATR, MYE, SLGN, CCK)

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 40.63. Aptargroup Inc is next with a a P/E ratio of 32.04. Myers Inds Inc ranks third highest with a a P/E ratio of 26.28.

Silgan Holdings follows with a a P/E ratio of 16.77, and Crown Holdings I rounds out the top five with a a P/E ratio of 14.81.

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Ticker(s): BLL ATR MYE SLGN CCK