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Shares of Interactive Brokers Rank the Highest in Terms of Price to Forward Sales in the Investment Banking & Brokerage Industry (IBKR, SCHW, AMTD, ETFC, GS)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Investment Banking & Brokerage 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.

Interactive Brokers ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 7.94. Charles Schwab is next with a a price to forward sales ratio of 5.53. TD Ameritrade Holding ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 4.91.

E*Trade Financial follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.92, and Goldman Sachs Group rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 2.60.

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Ticker(s): IBKR SCHW AMTD ETFC GS