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Top 5 Companies in the Publishing Industry With the Highest Enterprise Value to Sales Ratio (MSO, TRI, MDP, NYT, NWS)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Publishing 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.

Martha Stewart Living ranks highest with a EV/Sales of 3.48. Following is Thomson Reuters with a EV/Sales of 3.24. Meredith ranks third highest with a EV/Sales of 1.91.

The New York Times follows with a EV/Sales of 0.99, and News Corp rounds out the top five with a EV/Sales of 0.65.

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