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Relatively High Price to Last Quarter Annualized Sales Ratio Detected in Shares of Monster Beverage in the Soft Drinks Industry (MNST, FIZZ, KO, PEP, DPS)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Soft Drinks industry with the highest Price to Last Quarter Annualized (LQA) Sales ratios. Price/LQA Sales is a valuable metric used to compare comparable companies using the most recent sales data on an annualized basis. Generally, the lower the ratio, the more undervalued the company.

Monster Beverage ranks highest with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 2.40. Following is Natl Beverage with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 1.53. Coca-Cola Co/The ranks third highest with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 1.16.

Pepsico Inc follows with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.67, and Dr Pepper Snappl rounds out the top five with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.66.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Monster Beverage on September 12th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $147.74. Since that call, shares of Monster Beverage have fallen 64.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: highest price to last quarter annualized sales ratio monster beverage natl beverage coca-cola co/the pepsico inc dr pepper snappl

Ticker(s): MNST FIZZ KO PEP DPS