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Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio in the Data Processing & Outsourced Services Industry Detected in Shares of Visa (V, GPN, MA, ADP, FISV)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Data Processing & Outsourced Services 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.

Visa ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 24.46. Following is Global Payments with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 24.16. MasterCard ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 18.52.

Automatic Data Processing follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.96, and Fiserv rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.77.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Fiserv on November 16th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $102.46. Since that recommendation, shares of Fiserv have risen 21.7%. We continue to monitor Fiserv for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: highest ev/ebitda ratio Visa global payments MasterCard Automatic Data processing fiserv

Ticker(s): V GPN MA ADP FISV