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Top 5 Companies in the Railroads Industry With the Lowest Price to Last Quarter Annualized Sales Ratio (GWR, NSC, KSU, CSX, UNP)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Railroads 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.

Genesee & Wyoming ranks lowest with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.52. Following is Norfolk Southern with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 0.85. Kansas City Southern ranks third lowest with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 1.01.

CSX follows with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 1.06, and Union Pacific rounds out the bottom five with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 1.10.

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Keywords: lowest price to last quarter annualized sales ratio genesee & wyoming Norfolk Southern kansas city southern union pacific

Ticker(s): GWR NSC KSU CSX UNP