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Top 5 Companies in the Semiconductors Industry With the Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio (ALTR, CEVA, MPWR, LLTC, AVGO)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Semiconductors 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.

Altera ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 8.56. Ceva is next with a EV/Sales of 8.20. Monolithic Power Systems ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 7.74.

Linear Technology follows with a EV/Sales of 6.96, and Avago Technologies rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 6.91.

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