Beckman Coulter - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Beckman Coulter (Comparative Multiple Analysis)


Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Beckman Coulter

WikiWealth compares Beckman Coulter's revenue, EBITDA, and EBIT multiples to their peers in order to determine the appropriate fair valuation. Click in the top right corner to experiment with Beckman Coulter's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

1. WikiWealth uses quantitative measures to determine the multiple range for Beckman Coulter.
2. Free cash flow to the firm (FCF) multiple is free cash flow to equity holders plus interest owed to Beckman Coulter's debt holders.
3. Multiples incorporate benefits due to economies of scale; WikiWealth compares absolute enterprise value multiples to competitor's multiples.
4. WikiWealth excludes outliers when calculating individual company multiples.

Helpful Information for Beckman Coulter's Analysis

How does this work? The Comparative Investment Analysis determines the value of Beckman Coulter by comparing Beckman Coulter financial ratios, prices, growth rates, margins, etc. to those of relevant peer groups.

Value Investing Importance? This method is widely used by investment professionals to determine the correct price of investments, especially initial public offerings (IPOs). It is one element of WikiWealth's three Wall Street approaches used to determine the correct fair value of Beckman Coulter.

See the Beckman Coulter cash flow (DCF) analysis for a completely different approach that's popular on Wall Street for determining the value of an investment in Beckman Coulter.

Also, see the Beckman Coulter's buffett intrinsic valuation analysis for WikiWealth's attempt to replicate the investing formula's used by Warren Buffett and Beckman Coulter's valuation conclusion for a quick summary.