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BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT)
EV/EBITDA
16.44 (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 $55,988 Mil. BB&T Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $3,406 Mil. Therefore, BB&T Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 16.44.

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 $39.41. BB&T Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $2.72. Therefore, BB&T Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 14.48.

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)
=55988.393/3406
=16.44

BB&T Corp's current Enterprise Value is $55,988 Mil.
BB&T Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 754 (Jun. 2014 ) + 804 (Sep. 2014 ) + 953 (Dec. 2014 ) + 895 (Mar. 2015 ) = $3,406 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)
=39.41/2.722
=14.48

BB&T Corp's share price for today is $39.41.
BB&T Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 0.58 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.71 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.762 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.67 (Mar. 2015 ) = $2.72.

* 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 11.87-64.2514.0317.3129.9431.4217.6813.0714.8516.13

BB&T Corp Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda 13.0712.9813.8614.2514.8515.4315.6615.5516.1316.32
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