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Top 5 Companies in the General Merchandise Stores Industry With the Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio (DLTR, DG, TGT, BIG, TUES)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the General Merchandise Stores 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.

Dollar Tree ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 2.36. Following is Dollar General with a EV/Sales of 1.53. Target ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 0.77.

Big Lots follows with a EV/Sales of 0.54, and Tuesday Morning rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 0.36.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Dollar Tree on May 26th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $86.98. Since that recommendation, shares of Dollar Tree have risen 11.5%. We continue to monitor Dollar Tree for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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