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Relatively High Price to Forward Sales Detected in Shares of Costar Group Inc in the Research & Consulting Services Industry (CSGP, VRSK, EFX, EXPO, DNB)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Research & Consulting 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.

Costar Group Inc ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 15.91. Following is Verisk Analyti with a a price to forward sales ratio of 9.39. Equifax Inc ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 4.43.

Exponent Inc follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 4.25, and Dun & Bradstreet rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 2.97.

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Ticker(s): CSGP VRSK EFX EXPO DNB