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Top 5 Companies in the Aerospace & Defense Industry With the Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio (KTOS, MRCY, TASR, KEYW, CUB)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Aerospace & Defense 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.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 282.44. Mercury Computer Systems is next with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 33.34. Taser International ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 28.72.

Keyw Holding Corp follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 28.42, and Cubic rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 24.31.

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Ticker(s): KTOS MRCY TASR KEYW CUB