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Lowest PEG Ratio in the Apparel, Accessories & Luxury Industry Detected for Delta Apparel (DLA, PERY, VRA)

Published on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 10:28
By Peter Chu

Below are the three companies in the Apparel, Accessories & Luxury industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Delta Apparel (AMEX:DLA) is lowest with a PEG ratio of 0.37. Delta Apparel, Inc. manufactures, markets, and sells knit apparel. The Company's products include undecorated T-shirts, golf shirts and tank tops. Delta primarily sells its products to distributors, screen printers, and private label accounts.

In the past 52 weeks, Delta Apparel share prices have been bracketed by a low of $12.65 and a high of $17.84 and are now at $15.95, 26% above that low price. Over the last five market days, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone up 0.2% while the 50-day MA has advanced 0.7%.

Following is Perry Ellis (NASDAQ:PERY) with a PEG ratio of 0.75.

Finishing up the bottom three is Vera Bradley (NYSE:VRA), with a PEG ratio of 0.85.

By Peter Chu
pchu@fnno.com