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Top 5 Companies in the Industrial Conglomerates Industry With the Highest Price to Forward Sales (ROP, RAVN, MMM, HON, GE)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Industrial Conglomerates 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.

Roper Industries ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 4.84. Following is Raven Industries with a a price to forward sales ratio of 4.13. 3M ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.88.

Honeywell International follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 2.50, and General Electric rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 1.77.

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Keywords: highest price to forward sales roper industries raven industries 3M Honeywell International General Electric

Ticker(s): ROP RAVN MMM HON GE