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Ballantyne Strong Inc (AMEX:BTN)
EV/EBITDA
-42.50 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Ballantyne Strong Inc's enterprise value is $34.0 Mil. Ballantyne Strong Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.8 Mil. Therefore, Ballantyne Strong Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -42.50.

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, Ballantyne Strong Inc's stock price is $4.02. Ballantyne Strong Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.14. Therefore, Ballantyne Strong 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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=33.957/-0.799
=-42.50

Ballantyne Strong Inc's current Enterprise Value is $34.0 Mil.
Ballantyne Strong Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.947 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.301 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.306 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.143 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.8 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=4.02/-0.143
=

Ballantyne Strong Inc's share price for today is $4.02.
Ballantyne Strong Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.123 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.04 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.03 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.01 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.14.

* 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.

Ballantyne Strong Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 6.325.7614.4129.31-3.736.437.471.280.7614.72

Ballantyne Strong Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 3.202.580.762.992.705.8414.7235.84-67.33-48.92
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