School Specialty - Comparative Multiple Analysis

School Specialty (Comparative Multiple Analysis)

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Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of School Specialty

WikiWealth compares School Specialty'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 School Specialty's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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


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

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

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