Credit Suisse - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Credit Suisse (Comparative Multiple Analysis)


Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Credit Suisse

WikiWealth compares Credit Suisse'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 Credit Suisse's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

1. WikiWealth uses quantitative measures to determine the multiple range for Credit Suisse.
2. Free cash flow to the firm (FCF) multiple is free cash flow to equity holders plus interest owed to Credit Suisse'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 Credit Suisse's Analysis

How does this work? The Comparative Investment Analysis determines the value of Credit Suisse by comparing Credit Suisse 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 Credit Suisse.

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

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