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Mine Safety Appliances is Among the Companies in the Office Services & Supplies Industry With the Highest Price to Forward Sales (MSA, KNL, PBI, HNI, MLHR)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Office Services & Supplies 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.

Mine Safety Appliances ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 2.51. Knoll is next with a a price to forward sales ratio of 0.88. Pitney Bowes ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 0.86.

HNI follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 0.85, and Herman Miller rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 0.82.

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Ticker(s): MSA KNL PBI HNI MLHR