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Black Hills is Among the Companies in the Multi-Utilities Industry With the Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio (BKH, D, SRE, MDU, NWE)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Multi-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.

Black Hills ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 17.30. Following is Dominion Resources with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 15.52. Sempra Energy ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 15.39.

MDU Resources Group follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 13.88, and NorthWestern rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 12.79.

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Ticker(s): BKH D SRE MDU NWE