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Usg Corp is Among the Companies in the Building Products Industry With the Lowest EV/EBITDA Ratio (USG, NCS, APOG, OC, IIIN)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Building Products industry with the lowest 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.

Usg Corp ranks lowest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 2.75. Following is Nci Building Sys with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 4.50. Apogee Enterpr ranks third lowest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 5.09.

Owens Corning follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 6.91, and Insteel Inds rounds out the bottom five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 7.18.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Nci Building Sys on October 10th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $14.97. Since that call, shares of Nci Building Sys have fallen 61.9%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): USG NCS APOG OC IIIN