The mergers and acquisitions (M&A) universe likes to toss about the phrase “deal synergies” as an indicator of how advisable or valuable a deal might be. However, not all business owners are in favor of this service.
IT Services company valuations and earnings have seen consistent expansion with minimal cyclicality.
Public physician practices, surgery centers and hospitals are currently trading at a median multiple of 9.8x (TEV / LTM EBITDA), down from the most recent cycle peak of 11.0x reached in June 2015.
Industry valuations follow the S&P 500 index relatively closely. However, public market data is limited as most providers are private.