Below are the three companies in the Housewares & Specialties industry with the highest EBITDA Growth (next year estimate vs. LTM). EBITDA Growth can be valuable in predicting future cash flow generation and earnings power.
Jarden (NYSE:JAH) is highest with EBITDA growth of 54.7%. Jarden Corporation provides a broad range of consumer products. The Company's product segments include Outdoor Solutions, Consumer Solutions and Branded Consumables. Jarden sells branded products through a variety of distribution channels, including club, department store, drug, grocery, mass merchant, sporting goods and specialty retailers, as well as direct to consumers. Thus far today, Jarden has traded 50,000 shares, vs. average volume of 1.0 million shares per day. The stock has outperformed the Dow (0.4% to the Dow's 0.2%) and matched the S&P 500 (with a 0.4% move) during today's trading.
Following is Libbey (AMEX:LBY) with EBITDA growth of 32.7%.
Finishing up the top three is Lifetime Brands (NASDAQ:LCUT), with EBITDA growth of 29.5%.