Higher Powers

Write a program that determine the largest possible value of 

ab - bc + ca

...where a, b and c are each distinct positive integers and that the product of the three values is 16.

Your program should output the values of a, b, and c as well as the output of the formula.

(Inspiration for this challenge is from http://www.cemc.uwaterloo.ca/resources/potw.php)

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