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Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio in the Automotive Retail Industry Detected in Shares of O'Reilly Automotive (ORLY, AZO, MNRO, KMX, AAP)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Automotive Retail industry with the highest Enterprise Value (EV) to Sales ratios. EV/Sales gives investors an idea of how much it costs to buy the company's sales and the lower the ratio, the more undervalued the company is believed to be.

O'Reilly Automotive ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 3.79. Following is AutoZone with a EV/Sales of 2.84. Monro Muffler ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 2.40.

Carmax follows with a EV/Sales of 1.46, and Advance Auto Parts rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 1.36.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Advance Auto Parts on May 25th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $151.57. Since that recommendation, shares of Advance Auto Parts have risen 12.5%. We continue to monitor Advance Auto Parts for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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