Independent Bank - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Independent Bank (Comparative Multiple Analysis)

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Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Independent Bank

WikiWealth compares Independent Bank'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 Independent Bank's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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


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

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

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