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Top 5 Companies in the Cable & Satellite Industry With the Highest EV/EBITDA Ratio (CABO, DISH, CHTR, GNCMA, CMCSA)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Cable & Satellite 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.

Cable One Inc ranks highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 26.05. Following is Dish Network-A with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 14.50. Charter Commun-A ranks third highest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 14.42.

Gen Comm-A follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 10.23, and Comcast Corp-A rounds out the top five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 9.73.

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Keywords: highest ev/ebitda ratio cable one inc dish network-a charter commun-a gen comm-a comcast corp-a

Ticker(s): CABO DISH CHTR GNCMA CMCSA