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Shares of Chefs Warehouse Rank the Highest in Terms of P/E Ratio in the Food Distributors Industry (CHEF, SYY, ANDE, SPTN, UNFI)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Food Distributors 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.

Chefs Warehouse ranks highest with a a P/E ratio of 77.39. Sysco Corp is next with a a P/E ratio of 27.92. Andersons Inc ranks third highest with a a P/E ratio of 19.83.

Spartannash Co follows with a a P/E ratio of 6.13, and United Natural rounds out the top five with a a P/E ratio of 2.83.

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