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Haynes International has the Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio in the Steel Industry (HAYN, ZEUS, CRS, X, SCHN)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Steel 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.

Haynes International ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.70. Olympic Steel is next with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.20. Carpenter Technology ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.08.

U.S. Steel follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 14.92, and Schnitzer Steel Industries rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 14.15.

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Ticker(s): HAYN ZEUS CRS X SCHN