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Freshpet Inc has the Highest Price to Forward Sales in the Packaged Foods & Meats Industry (FRPT, BUFF, MKC, HSY, LANC)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Packaged Foods & Meats 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.

Freshpet Inc ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 8.12. Following is Blue Buffalo Pet with a a price to forward sales ratio of 5.07. Mccormick-N/V ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.96.

Hershey Co/The follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.87, and Lancaster Colony rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.47.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Blue Buffalo Pet on November 14th, 2017 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $27.82. Since that recommendation, shares of Blue Buffalo Pet have risen 43.8%. We continue to monitor Blue Buffalo Pet for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: highest price to forward sales freshpet inc blue buffalo pet mccormick-n/v hershey co/the lancaster colony

Ticker(s): FRPT BUFF MKC HSY LANC