Red Lion Hotels - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Red Lion Hotels (Comparative Multiple Analysis)

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Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Red Lion Hotels

WikiWealth compares Red Lion Hotels'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 Red Lion Hotels's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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


How does this work? The Comparative Investment Analysis determines the value of Red Lion Hotels by comparing Red Lion Hotels 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 Red Lion Hotels.

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

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