Kulicke and Soffa - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Kulicke and Soffa (Comparative Multiple Analysis)


Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Kulicke and Soffa

WikiWealth compares Kulicke and Soffa'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 Kulicke and Soffa's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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

How does this work? The Comparative Investment Analysis determines the value of Kulicke and Soffa by comparing Kulicke and Soffa 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 Kulicke and Soffa.

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

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