JDS Uniphase - Comparative Multiple Analysis

JDS Uniphase (Comparative Multiple Analysis)


Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of JDS Uniphase

WikiWealth compares JDS Uniphase's revenue, EBITDA, and EBIT multiples to their peers in order to determine the appropriate fair valuation. Click in the top right corner to experiment with JDS Uniphase's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

1. WikiWealth uses quantitative measures to determine the multiple range for JDS Uniphase.
2. Free cash flow to the firm (FCF) multiple is free cash flow to equity holders plus interest owed to JDS Uniphase's debt holders.
3. Multiples incorporate benefits due to economies of scale; WikiWealth compares absolute enterprise value multiples to competitor's multiples.
4. WikiWealth excludes outliers when calculating individual company multiples.

Helpful Information for JDS Uniphase's Analysis

How does this work? The Comparative Investment Analysis determines the value of JDS Uniphase by comparing JDS Uniphase financial ratios, prices, growth rates, margins, etc. to those of relevant peer groups.

Value Investing Importance? This method is widely used by investment professionals to determine the correct price of investments, especially initial public offerings (IPOs). It is one element of WikiWealth's three Wall Street approaches used to determine the correct fair value of JDS Uniphase.

See the JDS Uniphase cash flow (DCF) analysis for a completely different approach that's popular on Wall Street for determining the value of an investment in JDS Uniphase.

Also, see the JDS Uniphase's buffett intrinsic valuation analysis for WikiWealth's attempt to replicate the investing formula's used by Warren Buffett and JDS Uniphase's valuation conclusion for a quick summary.