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Shares of Colgate-Palmolive Rank the Highest in Terms of Price to Forward Sales in the Household Products Industry (CL, WDFC, CHD, PG, CLX)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Household Products 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.

Colgate-Palmolive ranks highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 4.21. Following is WD-40 with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.64. Church & Dwight ranks third highest with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.57.

Procter & Gamble follows with a a price to forward sales ratio of 3.39, and Clorox rounds out the top five with a a price to forward sales ratio of 2.83.

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