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Brown-Forman Corp (NYSE:BF.B)
EV/EBITDA
20.24 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Brown-Forman Corp's enterprise value is $22,124 Mil. Brown-Forman Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was $1,093 Mil. Therefore, Brown-Forman Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 20.24.

BF.B' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9   Max: 23.9
Current: 20.25

9
23.9

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Brown-Forman Corp was 23.90. The lowest was 9.00. And the median was 14.40.

BF.B's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
73% of the 189 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Wineries & Distilleries industry.

( Industry Median: 13.10 vs. BF.B: 20.25 )

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, Brown-Forman Corp's stock price is $95.37. Brown-Forman Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was $3.33. Therefore, Brown-Forman Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 28.66.

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


Definition

Brown-Forman Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=22124.032/1093
=20.24

Brown-Forman Corp's current Enterprise Value is $22,124 Mil.
Brown-Forman Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was 246 (Apr. 2015 ) + 240 (Jul. 2015 ) + 316 (Oct. 2015 ) + 291 (Jan. 2016 ) = $1,093 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.

Brown-Forman Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=95.37/3.328
=28.66

Brown-Forman Corp's share price for today is $95.37.
Brown-Forman Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was 0.668 (Apr. 2015 ) + 0.75 (Jul. 2015 ) + 0.97 (Oct. 2015 ) + 0.94 (Jan. 2016 ) = $3.33.

* 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.

Brown-Forman Corp Annual Data

Apr06Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15
ev2ebitda 14.8513.6112.5611.0512.0311.3214.5116.6919.1518.60

Brown-Forman Corp Quarterly Data

Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16
ev2ebitda 16.2316.9119.1518.4619.9318.7818.6023.6422.7121.60
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