Liquidity Services - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Liquidity Services (Comparative Multiple Analysis)

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Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Liquidity Services

WikiWealth compares Liquidity Services'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 Liquidity Services's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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


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

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

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