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Top 5 Companies in the Broadcasting Industry With the Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio (CRWN, SNI, MEG, NXST, GTN)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Broadcasting 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.

Crown Media ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 4.62. Scripps Networks Interactive is next with a EV/Sales of 4.30. Media General ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 3.86.

Nexstar Broadcasting Group follows with a EV/Sales of 3.59, and Gray Television rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 3.23.

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