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Lowest EV/EBITDA Ratio in the Electric Utilities Industry Detected in Shares of Pg&E Corp (PCG, SPKE, HE, GXP, PNW)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Electric Utilities 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.

Pg&E Corp ranks lowest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 4.31. Following is Spark Energy-A with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 5.17. Hawaiian Elec ranks third lowest with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 9.10.

Great Plains Ene follows with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 9.54, and Pinnacle West rounds out the bottom five with a an EV/EBITDA ratio of 9.87.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Pg&E Corp on October 30th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $5.88. Since that recommendation, shares of Pg&E Corp have risen 80.4%. We continue to monitor Pg&E Corp for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): PCG SPKE HE GXP PNW