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Top 5 Companies in the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services Industry With the Highest Price to Forward Sales (CLB, NGS, RES, DRQ, SLB)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services 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.

Core Laboratories ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 6.74. Natural Gas Services is next with a a price to forward sales ratio of 4.04. RPC ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.96.

Dril-Quip follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.35, and Schlumberger rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.10.

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Ticker(s): CLB RES RPC DRQ SLB