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HollyFrontier has the Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio in the Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing Industry (HFC, DK, ALJ, CLNE, INT)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing 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.

HollyFrontier ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 22.20. Following is Delek US Holdings with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 21.03. Alon USA Energy ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 17.41.

Clean Energy Fuels follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 12.05, and World Fuel Services rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 11.00.

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Keywords: highest ev/ebitda ratio hollyfrontier delek us holdings alon usa energy clean energy fuels world fuel services

Ticker(s): HFC DK ALJ CLNE INT