OraSure Tech - Comparative Multiple Analysis

OraSure Tech (Comparative Multiple Analysis)

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Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of OraSure Tech

WikiWealth compares OraSure Tech'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 OraSure Tech's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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


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

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

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