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Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio in the Industrial Conglomerates Industry Detected in Shares of Roper Industries (ROP, MMM, RAVN, HON, GE)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Industrial Conglomerates 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.

Roper Industries ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 7.38. Following is 3M with a EV/Sales of 4.23. Raven Industries ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 4.19.

Honeywell International follows with a EV/Sales of 2.69, and General Electric rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 2.48.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Roper Industries on November 10th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $178.55. Since that recommendation, shares of Roper Industries have risen 23.7%. We continue to monitor Roper Industries for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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