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Shares of Whole Foods Market Rank the Highest in Terms of Price to Last Quarter Annualized Sales Ratio in the Food Retail Industry (WFM, CASY, WMK, KR, VLGEA)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Food Retail 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.

Whole Foods Market ranks highest with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.56. Casey's General Stores is next with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.56. Weis Markets ranks third highest with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.48.

Kroger follows with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.34, and Village Super Market rounds out the top five with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.27.

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Keywords: highest price to last quarter annualized sales ratio Whole Foods Market casey's general stores weis markets Kroger village super market

Ticker(s): WFM CASY WMK KR VLGEA