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Tripadvisor Inc is Among the Companies in the Internet & Direct Marketing Retail Industry With the Highest P/E Ratio (TRIP, EXPE, SFLY, FLWS, NTRI)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Internet & Direct Marketing Retail 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.

Tripadvisor Inc ranks highest with a a P/E ratio of 54.29. Expedia Inc is next with a a P/E ratio of 44.63. Shutterfly Inc ranks third highest with a a P/E ratio of 42.83.

1-800-Flowers-A follows with a a P/E ratio of 41.84, and Nutrisystem Inc rounds out the top five with a a P/E ratio of 24.26.

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Keywords: highest p/e ratio tripadvisor inc expedia inc shutterfly inc 1-800-flowers-a nutrisystem inc

Ticker(s): TRIP EXPE SFLY FLWS NTRI