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Relatively High Price to Forward Sales Detected in Shares of Schweitzer-Mauduit International in the Paper Products Industry (SWM, WPP, NP, IP, KS)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Paper Products 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.

Schweitzer-Mauduit International ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 1.48. Wausau Paper is next with a a price to forward sales ratio of 1.33. Neenah Paper ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 1.21.

International Paper follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 1.00, and KapStone Paper and Packaging rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 0.67.

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Keywords: highest price to forward sales schweitzer-mauduit international wausau paper neenah paper International Paper kapstone paper and packaging

Ticker(s): SWM WPP NP IP KS