Today’s Public Software Valuation and Financial Performance: The SEG Internet Index – Social Product Category

SEG’s Monthly Flash Reports track the financial performance and valuations of approximately 300 software companies, categorized in nearly 30 product categories across the on-premise software, SaaS and Internet sectors.  This post highlights the performance of the SEG Internet Index – Social product category as shown in the SEG February Monthly Flash Report.  To view the performance of dozens of other product categories, download the latest complimentary Monthly Flash Report here:


In the month of January, the Social product category achieved a median EV/Revenue multiple of 10.2x, TTM Revenue Growth of 58.4%, and EBITDA Margin of 11.2%.  Notable companies outperforming their respective category include:

  • Twitter with a 18.3x EV/Revenue multiple
  • YY with a 111.1% revenue growth
  • Facebook with a 49.6% EBITDA margin

SEG Internet Index – Social, Internet, Social, Public, Valuations, Financial Performance, Facebook, LinkedIn, Group, Renren, Twitter, Yelp, YY

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