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ConAgra Foods Inc (NYSE:CAG)
EV/EBITDA
14.06 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, ConAgra Foods Inc's enterprise value is $21,979 Mil. ConAgra Foods Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2014 was $1,564 Mil. Therefore, ConAgra Foods Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 14.06.

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, ConAgra Foods Inc's stock price is $30.94. ConAgra Foods Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2014 was $0.71. Therefore, ConAgra Foods Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 43.90.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=21979.400/1563.7
=14.06

ConAgra Foods Inc's current Enterprise Value is $21,979 Mil.
ConAgra Foods Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2014 was 419.1 (Aug. 2013 ) + 588.1 (Nov. 2013 ) + 580.4 (Feb. 2014 ) + -23.9 (May. 2014 ) = $1,564 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=30.94/0.705
=43.89

ConAgra Foods Inc's share price for today is $30.94.
ConAgra Foods Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2014 was 0.34 (Aug. 2013 ) + 0.58 (Nov. 2013 ) + 0.55 (Feb. 2014 ) + -0.765 (May. 2014 ) = $0.71.

* 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.

ConAgra Foods Inc Annual Data

May05May06May07May08May09May10May11May12May13May14
ev2ebitda 10.5211.1412.1315.168.148.017.0310.9412.6314.40

ConAgra Foods Inc Quarterly Data

Feb12May12Aug12Nov12Feb13May13Aug13Nov13Feb14May14
ev2ebitda 7.6210.949.3010.3018.0812.6313.3912.2810.0814.40
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