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Top 5 Companies in the Railroads Industry With the Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio (KSU, UNP, NSC, GWR, CSX)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Railroads 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.

Kansas City Southern ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 5.07. Union Pacific is next with a EV/Sales of 4.19. Norfolk Southern ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 3.47.

Genesee & Wyoming follows with a EV/Sales of 3.27, and CSX rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 3.21.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of CSX on July 13th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $27.63. Since that recommendation, shares of CSX have risen 12.4%. We continue to monitor CSX for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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