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Blyth Inc (NYSE:BTH)
EV/EBITDA
2.12 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Blyth Inc's enterprise value is $51.5 Mil. Blyth Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $24.3 Mil. Therefore, Blyth Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 2.12.

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, Blyth Inc's stock price is $6.24. Blyth Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $-0.55. Therefore, Blyth Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 0.00.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=51.523/24.337
=2.12

Blyth Inc's current Enterprise Value is $51.5 Mil.
Blyth Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 4.431 (Jun. 2013 ) + -6.48 (Sep. 2013 ) + 25.783 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.603 (Mar. 2014 ) = $24.3 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=6.24/-0.554
=

Blyth Inc's share price for today is $6.24.
Blyth Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was -0.2 (Jun. 2013 ) + -0.7 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.546 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.2 (Mar. 2014 ) = $-0.55.

* 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.

Blyth Inc Annual Data

Jan04Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 8.448.1012.3513.2410.887.053.132.881.783.21

Blyth Inc Quarterly Data

Oct11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
ev2ebitda 8.1015.659.985.871.782.682.623.753.215.07
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