Symmetry Medical - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Symmetry Medical (Comparative Multiple Analysis)


Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Symmetry Medical

WikiWealth compares Symmetry Medical'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 Symmetry Medical's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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

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

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

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