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Avery Dennison Corp (NYSE:AVY)
EV/EBITDA
12.11 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Avery Dennison Corp's enterprise value is $8,279 Mil. Avery Dennison Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $684 Mil. Therefore, Avery Dennison Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 12.11.

AVY' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.6   Max: 13
Current: 11.52

-15.6
13

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Avery Dennison Corp was 13.00. The lowest was -15.60. And the median was 9.60.

AVY's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
55% of the 1584 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 12.41 vs. AVY: 11.52 )

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, Avery Dennison Corp's stock price is $80.70. Avery Dennison Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $3.45. Therefore, Avery Dennison Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 23.39.

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


Definition

Avery Dennison Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=8279.026/683.9
=12.11

Avery Dennison Corp's current Enterprise Value is $8,279 Mil.
Avery Dennison Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 152.2 (Dec. 2015 ) + 183.1 (Mar. 2016 ) + 159.8 (Jun. 2016 ) + 188.8 (Sep. 2016 ) = $684 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.

Avery Dennison Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=80.70/3.45
=23.39

Avery Dennison Corp's share price for today is $80.70.
Avery Dennison Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 0.61 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.98 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.88 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.98 (Sep. 2016 ) = $3.45.

* 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.

Avery Dennison Corp Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 10.378.40-12.1610.117.638.438.719.0410.0710.26

Avery Dennison Corp Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 8.059.049.109.788.9910.0711.0911.3011.7710.26
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