Northwest Bancorp - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Northwest Bancorp (Comparative Multiple Analysis)

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Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Northwest Bancorp

WikiWealth compares Northwest Bancorp'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 Northwest Bancorp's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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


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

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

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