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Ascena Retail Group Inc (NAS:ASNA)
EV-to-EBITDA
3.91 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Ascena Retail Group Inc's enterprise value is $1,983 Mil. Ascena Retail Group Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2017 was $507 Mil. Therefore, Ascena Retail Group Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 3.91.

ASNA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9915.2   Max: 9.5
Current: 3.9

-9915.2
9.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Ascena Retail Group Inc was 9.50. The lowest was -9915.20. And the median was 6.20.

ASNA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
93% of the 1112 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 12.61 vs. ASNA: 3.90 )

EV/EBITDA (Enterprise value/EBITDA) is a valuation multiple used in finance and investment to measure the value of a company. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the P/E Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

As of today, Ascena Retail Group Inc's stock price is $3.85. Ascena Retail Group Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2017 was $0.04. Therefore, Ascena Retail Group Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 96.25.

The "classic" EV/EBITDA ratio is much better in capturing debt and net cash than the P/E Ratio.


Definition

Ascena Retail Group Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1983.020/507
=3.91

Ascena Retail Group Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,983 Mil.
Ascena Retail Group Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2017 was 148.2 (Apr. 2016 ) + 161.8 (Jul. 2016 ) + 145 (Oct. 2016 ) + 52 (Jan. 2017 ) = $507 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Explanation

EV/EBITDA (Enterprise value/EBITDA) is a valuation multiple used in finance and investment to measure the value of a company. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the P/E Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

Ascena Retail Group Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=3.85/0.04
=96.25

Ascena Retail Group Inc's share price for today is $3.85.
Ascena Retail Group Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2017 was 0.08 (Apr. 2016 ) + 0.07 (Jul. 2016 ) + 0.07 (Oct. 2016 ) + -0.18 (Jan. 2017 ) = $0.04.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Study has found that the companies with the lowest EV/EBITDA outperforms companies measured as cheap by other ratios such as P/E Ratio.

Please read Which price ratio outperforms the enterprise multiple?


Related Terms

Enterprise Value, Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization, P/E Ratio


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Ascena Retail Group Inc Annual Data

Jul07Jul08Jul09Jul10Jul11Jul12Jul13Jul14Jul15Jul16
ev2ebitda 4.745.284.436.316.307.686.927.00-130.317.13

Ascena Retail Group Inc Quarterly Data

Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16Jan17
ev2ebitda 5.374.986.75-130.31-72.75-55.82-8,905.807.134.324.28
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