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Highest Price to Forward Sales in the Life Sciences Tools & Services Industry Detected in Shares of Compugen (CGEN, ILMN, TECH, PACB, WAT)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Life Sciences Tools & Services 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.

Compugen ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 29.37. Following is Illumina with a a price to forward sales ratio of 9.79. Techne ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 8.21.

Pacific Biosciences of California follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 8.19, and Waters rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 6.08.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Waters on July 1st, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $142.11. Since that recommendation, shares of Waters have risen 11.8%. We continue to monitor Waters for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): CGEN ILMN TECH PACB WAT