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

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Automotive Retail industry with the highest price to forward sales ratios. The ratio shows how much Wall Street values every dollar of the company's future sales and is useful in comparing comparable companies. Generally the lower the ratio, the more attractive the investment.

O'Reilly Automotive ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.21. AutoZone is next with a a price to forward sales ratio of 2.05. Monro Muffler ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 1.83.

Advance Auto Parts follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 1.08, and Carmax rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 0.63.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Advance Auto Parts on August 17th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $158.67. Since that call, shares of Advance Auto Parts have fallen 6.0%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): ORLY AZO MNRO AAP KMX