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Relatively High Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio Detected in Shares of Brown & Brown in the Insurance Brokers Industry (BRO, AON, MMC, WSH, AJG)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Insurance Brokers 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.

Brown & Brown ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 3.58. AON is next with a EV/Sales of 3.04. Marsh & McLennan ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 2.98.

Willis Group follows with a EV/Sales of 2.78, and Arthur J Gallagher rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 2.01.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Brown & Brown on February 5th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $31.54. Since that recommendation, shares of Brown & Brown have risen 16.9%. We continue to monitor Brown & Brown for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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