PUBLIC MARKETSEG SaaS Index Update: August 2021

Continued strength in the economy drove an overall bump in the YTD price return of the SEG SaaS Index, reaching 5.4% in August.

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A quick update on public SaaS company stock performance over August.


  • Public SaaS companies posted a median EV/Revenue multiple of 13.1x in August.
  • The SEG SaaS Index reached a YTD price increase of 5.4%
  • The Security Software product category posted a large month-over-month increase, reaching 13.2% as cybersecurity stocks rose due to the recent National Security Memorandum.
  • Sprout Social posted the highest YTD price increase of 167% as companies increasingly emphasize social media as the core of their digital strategies.