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

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Industrial Conglomerates industry with the lowest 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.

Carlisle Cos ranks lowest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 1.59. General Electric is next with a a price to forward sales ratio of 1.77. Honeywell International ranks third lowest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 2.47.

3M follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.75, and Raven Industries rounds out the bottom five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.89.

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Ticker(s): CSL GE HON MMM RAVN