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Ferro is Among the Companies in the Specialty Chemicals Industry With the Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio (FOE, ALB, FTK, CYT, SHW)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Specialty Chemicals industry with the highest enterprise value to EBITDA (EV/EBITDA) ratios. EV/EBITDA is an important metric used in valuing comparable companies. It is capital structure neutral and generally the lower the ratio, the more undervalued the company is believed to be.

Ferro ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 47.75. Following is Albemarle with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 26.68. Flotek Industries ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 26.42.

Cytec Industries follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 20.01, and Sherwin-Williams rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 17.03.

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