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Top 5 Companies in the Industrial Conglomerates Industry With the Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio (RAVN, GE, ROP, MMM, HON)

By Nick Russo

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.

Raven Industries ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 28.31. Following is General Electric with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 25.63. Roper Industries ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 20.80.

3M follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 14.22, and Honeywell International rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 13.31.

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Keywords: highest ev/ebitda ratio raven industries General Electric roper industries 3M Honeywell International

Ticker(s): RAVN GE ROP MMM HON