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Top 5 Companies in the Systems Software Industry With the Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio (NOW, QLYS, RPD, RHT, PFPT)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Systems Software 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.

Servicenow Inc ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 22.86. Following is Qualys Inc with a EV/Sales of 13.07. Rapid7 Inc ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 11.35.

Red Hat Inc follows with a EV/Sales of 10.68, and Proofpoint Inc rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 9.77.

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