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Top 5 Companies in the Health Care Supplies Industry With the Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio (VASC, QDEL, ALGN, NEOG, OSUR)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Supplies 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.

Vascular Solutions ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 48.21. Following is Quidel with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 45.48. Align Technology ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 42.94.

Neogen follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 34.39, and OraSure Technologies rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 27.42.

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Keywords: highest ev/ebitda ratio vascular solutions quidel align technology neogen orasure technologies

Ticker(s): VASC QDEL ALGN NEOG OSUR