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Charter Communications Inc (NAS:CHTR)
EV-to-EBITDA
16.67 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Charter Communications Inc's enterprise value is $171,034 Mil. Charter Communications Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $10,262 Mil. Therefore, Charter Communications Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 16.67.

CHTR' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.3   Max: 27
Current: 16.67

-28.3
27

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Charter Communications Inc was 27.00. The lowest was -28.30. And the median was 9.60.

CHTR's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
87% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 7.67 vs. CHTR: 16.67 )

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, Charter Communications Inc's stock price is $338.48. Charter Communications Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $14.53. Therefore, Charter Communications Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 23.29.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=171034.166/10262
=16.67

Charter Communications Inc's current Enterprise Value is $171,034 Mil.
Charter Communications Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 841 (Mar. 2016 ) + 2126 (Jun. 2016 ) + 3361 (Sep. 2016 ) + 3934 (Dec. 2016 ) = $10,262 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=338.48/14.532
=23.29

Charter Communications Inc's share price for today is $338.48.
Charter Communications Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -1.858 (Mar. 2016 ) + 15.17 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.69 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.53 (Dec. 2016 ) = $14.53.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Charter Communications Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 0.000.00-17.066.727.407.8510.3712.8717.3814.41

Charter Communications Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 11.3512.8713.7710.5816.6617.3817.6728.9220.1114.41
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