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Shares of Franco-Nevada Rank the Highest in Terms of Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio in the Gold Industry (FNV, RGLD, GOLD, AEM, GG)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Gold 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.

Franco-Nevada ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 22.28. Royal Gold is next with a EV/Sales of 15.01. Randgold Resources ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 8.15.

Agnico-Eagle Mines follows with a EV/Sales of 5.28, and Goldcorp rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 4.23.

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