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Shares of SJW Rank the Lowest in Terms of EV/EBITDA Ratio in the Water Utilities Industry (SJW, AWK, AWR, MSEX, CWT)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Water Utilities industry with the lowest 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.

SJW ranks lowest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 9.70. American Water Works is next with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 13.70. American States Water ranks third lowest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 14.10.

Middlesex Water follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 14.12, and California Water Service rounds out the bottom five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 14.89.

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Ticker(s): SJW AWK AWR MSEX CWT