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Shares of Owens-Illinois Rank the Lowest in Terms of Forward P/E Ratio in the Metal & Glass Containers Industry (OI, GEF, BERY, CCK, SLGN)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Metal & Glass Containers industry with the lowest forward price to earnings (P/E) ratios. Forward P/E uses estimated earnings to compare relative value among companies in the same industry. Generally, the lower the forward P/E, the more undervalued a company is believed to be.

Owens-Illinois ranks lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 4.17. Greif Inc-Cl A is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 11.47. Berry Global Gro ranks third lowest with a a forward P/E ratio of 11.72.

Crown Holdings I follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.61, and Silgan Holdings rounds out the bottom five with a a forward P/E ratio of 13.90.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Greif Inc-Cl A on August 29th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $35.91. Since that recommendation, shares of Greif Inc-Cl A have risen 23.4%. We continue to monitor Greif Inc-Cl A for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): OI GEF BERY CCK SLGN