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Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio in the Consumer Finance Industry Detected in Shares of Nelnet (NNI, CACC, CPSS, ASFI, DFS)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Consumer Finance 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.

Nelnet ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 26.07. Credit Acceptance is next with a EV/Sales of 7.15. Consumer Portfolio Services ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 5.85.

Asta Funding follows with a EV/Sales of 4.49, and Discover Financial Services rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 3.88.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Discover Financial Services on March 3rd, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $48.35. Since that recommendation, shares of Discover Financial Services have risen 18.6%. We continue to monitor Discover Financial Services for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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