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Top 5 Companies in the Health Care Distributors Industry With the Lowest Price to Last Quarter Annualized Sales Ratio (ABC, MCK, OMI, CAH, PMC)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Distributors industry with the lowest 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.

AmerisourceBergen ranks lowest with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.12. McKesson is next with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.22. Owens & Minor ranks third lowest with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.23.

Cardinal Health follows with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.25, and PharMerica rounds out the bottom five with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.36.

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Keywords: lowest price to last quarter annualized sales ratio AmerisourceBergen McKesson owens & minor Cardinal Health pharmerica

Ticker(s): ABC MCK OMI CAH PMC