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Roper Industries has the Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio in the Industrial Conglomerates Industry (ROP, MMM, DHR, GE, RAVN)

By Shiri Gupta

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 5.41. 3M is next with a EV/Sales of 3.89. Danaher ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 3.37.

General Electric follows with a EV/Sales of 2.86, and Raven Industries rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 2.58.

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