Patterson-UTI Energy - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Patterson-UTI Energy (Comparative Multiple Analysis)


Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Patterson-UTI Energy

WikiWealth compares Patterson-UTI Energy'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 Patterson-UTI Energy's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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

How does this work? The Comparative Investment Analysis determines the value of Patterson-UTI Energy by comparing Patterson-UTI Energy 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 Patterson-UTI Energy.

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

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