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Nordstrom has the Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio in the Department Stores Industry (JWN, M, KSS, JCP, DDS)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Department Stores 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.

Nordstrom ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 0.83. Following is Macy's with a EV/Sales of 0.71. Kohl's ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 0.71.

JC Penney follows with a EV/Sales of 0.57, and Dillard's rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 0.49.

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Keywords: highest enterprise value to sales ratio Nordstrom macy's kohl's JC Penney dillard's

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