PUBLIC MARKETSEG SaaS Index: Current Valuation UpdateWe want to share a quick update regarding how public SaaS company valuations have changed over the past few weeks.
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Key highlights from our findings include the following:
- SaaS companies have outperformed the S&P 500 and Dow Jones amidst recent volatility.
- The largest SaaS company stocks ($1B+ TTM Revenue) have held up more resiliently than their smaller counterparts.
- Nine SaaS companies in our SEG SaaS Index have posted positive YTD returns. Not surprisingly, many of them enable remote communication and collaboration and have benefited from mandated “work from home.” Zoom leads the pack and is up over 90% YTD.
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Publicly-traded SaaS companies posted a median 7.1x EV/Revenue multiple, down 53% YOY from 2Q21’s 15.2x peak level of irrational exuberance in public equities. Yet, compared to the pre-pandemic average, public SaaS valuations are down a more modest 16%.Access report