Shares of CSX Rank the Lowest in Terms of EV/EBITDA Ratio in the Railroads Industry (CSX, NSC, UNP, GWR, KSU)
Below are the three companies in the Railroads 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.
CSX ranks lowest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 7.52. Norfolk Southern is next with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 8.62. Union Pacific ranks third lowest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 8.74.
Genesee & Wyoming follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 10.23, and Kansas City Southern rounds out the bottom five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 11.91.
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