TMCNet:  Top 5 Companies in the Casinos & Gaming Industry With the Highest P/E Ratio (ISLE, LACO, UWN, MPEL, PENN)

[July 10, 2013]

Top 5 Companies in the Casinos & Gaming Industry With the Highest P/E Ratio (ISLE, LACO, UWN, MPEL, PENN)

Jul 10, 2013 (SmarTrend(R) News Watch via COMTEX) -- Below are the three companies in the Casinos & Gaming 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.Isle of Capri Casinos ranks highest with a a P/E ratio of 57.07. Following is Lakes Entertainment with a a P/E ratio of 46.13. Nevada Gold & Casinos ranks third highest with a a P/E ratio of 46.00.


Melco Crown Entertainment follows with a a P/E ratio of 29.08, and Penn National Gaming rounds out the top five with a a P/E ratio of 27.15.

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