Multiples by Market Cap Class (US)

Data Used: Multiple data services

Date of Analysis: Data used is as of January 2015

Critieria for inclusion: All publicly traded firms in the United States

Market Cap in millions of US$ Number of firms PE PBV Price/Sales EV/EBIT EV/EBITDA EV/Sales EV/Invested Capital ROE Pre-tax ROIC Net Margin Operating Margin EBITDA Margin Average Effective tax rate
 1-4 616 NA 1.42 0.20 NA NA 1.39 0.83 -322.72% -13.51% -44.94% -22.51% -2.93% 0.60%
 4-10 424 NA 1.26 0.34 NA 48.60 0.87 1.10 -79.98% -10.79% -21.47% -8.57% 1.79% 2.65%
 10-25 648 NA 1.73 0.50 NA NA 0.91 1.58 -56.90% -11.30% -16.38% -6.53% -0.48% 6.07%
25 -50 508 NA 2.00 0.86 NA NA 1.39 1.49 -32.04% -10.27% -13.68% -9.56% -1.44% 7.73%
50-100 503 NA 1.37 1.01 NA 66.18 1.54 1.28 -9.24% -3.55% -6.85% -4.25% 2.32% 12.64%
100-175 363 NA 1.66 0.98 235.79 18.17 1.74 1.47 -12.89% 0.62% -7.60% 0.74% 9.59% 12.85%
175-250 241 NA 1.67 0.80 136.15 17.77 1.45 1.53 -11.00% 1.13% -5.24% 1.07% 8.17% 13.87%
250-500 500 NA 1.84 0.82 62.48 15.50 1.26 1.68 -2.75% 2.69% -1.22% 2.01% 8.12% 16.77%
500-1000 562 60.99 2.31 1.10 33.71 14.53 1.71 1.87 3.78% 5.54% 1.80% 5.07% 11.75% 18.07%
1000-2500 701 51.75 2.62 1.24 25.49 14.04 1.89 2.04 5.07% 8.00% 2.40% 7.42% 13.48% 20.70%
2500-10000 744 22.25 3.05 1.36 28.31 17.37 2.62 1.69 13.73% 5.95% 6.09% 9.26% 15.09% 22.72%
>10000 438 19.02 3.14 1.81 21.77 14.81 2.74 2.10 16.50% 9.63% 9.52% 12.59% 18.50% 25.19%
Market 7887 21.01 3.04 1.65 23.41 15.24 2.60 1.99 14.49% 8.50% 7.84% 11.12% 17.08% 10.76%

 


Last updated in January 2015
By Aswath Damodaran