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Bridgepoint Education Inc (NYSE:BPI)
EV/EBITDA
-5.92 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Bridgepoint Education Inc's enterprise value is $134.6 Mil. Bridgepoint Education Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $-22.7 Mil. Therefore, Bridgepoint Education Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -5.92.

During the past 10 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Bridgepoint Education Inc was 87.00. The lowest was -8.10. And the median was 3.80.

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, Bridgepoint Education Inc's stock price is $9.49. Bridgepoint Education Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $-1.54. Therefore, Bridgepoint Education Inc's P/E Ratio for today is .

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


Definition

Bridgepoint Education Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=134.598/-22.717
=-5.92

Bridgepoint Education Inc's current Enterprise Value is $134.6 Mil.
Bridgepoint Education Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 4.145 (Mar. 2015 ) + 4.772 (Jun. 2015 ) + -29.705 (Sep. 2015 ) + -1.929 (Dec. 2015 ) = $-22.7 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.

Bridgepoint Education Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=9.49/-1.536
=

Bridgepoint Education Inc's share price for today is $9.49.
Bridgepoint Education Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was -0.01 (Mar. 2015 ) + -0.01 (Jun. 2015 ) + -1.37 (Sep. 2015 ) + -0.146 (Dec. 2015 ) = $-1.54.

* 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.

Bridgepoint Education Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.007.293.223.181.015.717.84-2.09

Bridgepoint Education Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 4.265.719.897.646.847.844.248.08-3.22-2.09
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