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Top 5 Companies in the Restaurants Industry With the Highest Price to Last Quarter Annualized Sales Ratio (SBUX, MCD, DPZ, CMG, KKD)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Restaurants industry with the highest 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.

Starbucks ranks highest with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 4.18. Following is McDonald's with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 4.07. Domino's Pizza ranks third highest with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 3.26.

Chipotle Mexican Grill follows with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 3.06, and Krispy Kreme Doughnuts rounds out the top five with a price to last quarter annualized sales ratio of 2.69.

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Keywords: highest price to last quarter annualized sales ratio Starbucks mcdonald's domino's pizza Chipotle Mexican Grill krispy kreme doughnuts

Ticker(s): SBUX MCD DPZ CMG KKD