Mine Safety Appliances - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Mine Safety Appliances (Comparative Multiple Analysis)


Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Mine Safety Appliances

WikiWealth compares Mine Safety Appliances'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 Mine Safety Appliances's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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

How does this work? The Comparative Investment Analysis determines the value of Mine Safety Appliances by comparing Mine Safety Appliances 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 Mine Safety Appliances.

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

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