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Top 5 Companies in the Managed Health Care Industry With the Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio (CI, UNH, AET, HUM, WCG)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Managed Health Care 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.

CIGNA ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 1.06. UnitedHealth is next with a EV/Sales of 1.04. Aetna ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 0.86.

Humana follows with a EV/Sales of 0.50, and WellCare Health Plans rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 0.34.

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Keywords: highest enterprise value to sales ratio CIGNA UnitedHealth Aetna Humana wellcare health plans

Ticker(s): CI UNH AET HUM WCG