Time Warner - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Time Warner (Comparative Multiple Analysis)


Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Time Warner

WikiWealth compares Time Warner'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 Time Warner's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

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

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

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

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