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BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT)
EV/EBITDA
17.57 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, BB&T Corp's enterprise value is $54,073 Mil. BB&T Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $3,077 Mil. Therefore, BB&T Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 17.57.

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, BB&T Corp's stock price is $36.82. BB&T Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $2.74. Therefore, BB&T Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 13.44.

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


Definition

BB&T Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=54073.400/3077
=17.57

BB&T Corp's current Enterprise Value is $54,073 Mil.
BB&T Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 818 (Mar. 2014 ) + 674 (Jun. 2014 ) + 718 (Sep. 2014 ) + 867 (Dec. 2014 ) = $3,077 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own 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.

BB&T Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=36.82/2.74
=13.44

BB&T Corp's share price for today is $36.82.
BB&T Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 0.69 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.58 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.71 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.76 (Dec. 2014 ) = $2.74.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own 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 own currency.

BB&T Corp Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 11.87-64.2514.0317.3129.9431.4217.6813.0714.8518.16

BB&T Corp Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda 14.0713.0712.9813.8614.2514.8515.9316.5516.9618.16
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