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Nordstrom is Among the Companies in the Department Stores Industry With the Highest Price to Forward Sales (JWN, KSS, M, DDS, JCP)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Department Stores 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.

Nordstrom ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 0.62. Following is Kohl's with a a price to forward sales ratio of 0.44. Macy's ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 0.42.

Dillard's follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 0.34, and JC Penney rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 0.22.

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Keywords: highest price to forward sales Nordstrom kohl's macy's dillard's JC Penney

Ticker(s): JWN KSS M DDS JCP