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BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT)
EV/EBITDA
15.16 (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 $52,998 Mil. BB&T Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $3,457 Mil. Therefore, BB&T Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 15.16.

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 $37.12. BB&T Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $2.39. Therefore, BB&T Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 15.80.

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)
=52998.184/3457
=15.33

BB&T Corp's current Enterprise Value is $52,998 Mil.
BB&T Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 865 (Sep. 2013 ) + 939 (Dec. 2013 ) + 899 (Mar. 2014 ) + 754 (Jun. 2014 ) = $3,457 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)
=37.12/2.388
=15.54

BB&T Corp's share price for today is $37.12.
BB&T Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 0.37 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.748 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.69 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.58 (Jun. 2014 ) = $2.39.

* 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

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 12.1711.8813.3411.1317.3929.9431.4219.1611.9514.83

BB&T Corp Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ev2ebitda 17.5515.5014.0711.9512.9813.8614.2514.8315.4915.77
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