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Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio in the Industrial Conglomerates Industry Detected in Shares of Roper Technologi (ROP, RAVN, MMM, HON, GE)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Industrial Conglomerates 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.

Roper Technologi ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 22.91. Raven Industries is next with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 17.94. 3M Co ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.96.

Honeywell Intl follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 15.56, and General Electric rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 13.53.

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Keywords: highest ev/ebitda ratio roper technologi raven industries 3m co honeywell intl General Electric

Ticker(s): ROP RAVN MMM HON GE