National Western Life Ins - Comparative Multiple Analysis

National Western Life Ins (Comparative Multiple Analysis)


Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of National Western Life Ins

WikiWealth compares National Western Life Ins'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 National Western Life Ins's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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

How does this work? The Comparative Investment Analysis determines the value of National Western Life Ins by comparing National Western Life Ins 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 National Western Life Ins.

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

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