Pitchbook has released their Q1 2013 PE Deal Multiples & Trends Report. Some excerpts are included below:
Two thirds of transactions involved EBITDA multiples greater than 5.0x.
The revenue multiple spectrum was fairly dispersed, although over one fourth of transactions involved EV/Rev of over 2.0x, further enforcing PE's hunger for positive revenues. The chart below shows the appetite for growth has also continued.
Read the full report from Pitchbook here.