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Northwest Nat Gs is Among the Companies in the Gas Utilities Industry With the Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio (NWN, SJI, NJR, DGAS, WGL)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Gas Utilities 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.

Northwest Nat Gs ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 77.59. South Jersey Ind is next with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 19.48. New Jersey Res ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 15.11.

Delta Natural Ga follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 14.52, and Wgl Hldgs Inc rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 13.21.

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Ticker(s): NWN SJI NJR WGL