Maidenform Brands - Comparative Multiple Analysis

Maidenform Brands (Comparative Multiple Analysis)


Notes on the Comparative Multiple Analysis of Maidenform Brands

WikiWealth compares Maidenform Brands'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 Maidenform Brands's comparative analysis.

Notes from the analysis:

1. WikiWealth uses quantitative measures to determine the multiple range for Maidenform Brands.
2. Free cash flow to the firm (FCF) multiple is free cash flow to equity holders plus interest owed to Maidenform Brands'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 Maidenform Brands's Analysis

How does this work? The Comparative Investment Analysis determines the value of Maidenform Brands by comparing Maidenform Brands 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 Maidenform Brands.

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

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