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Top 5 Companies in the Household Products Industry With the Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio (WDFC, CL, CHD, CLX, PG)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Household Products 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.

WD-40 ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 20.67. Following is Colgate-Palmolive with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.47. Church & Dwight ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.46.

Clorox follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 15.69, and Procter & Gamble rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 15.12.

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Keywords: highest ev/ebitda ratio WD-40 Colgate-Palmolive church & dwight Clorox Procter & Gamble

Ticker(s): WDFC CL CHD CLX PG