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Chimera Investment Corp (NYSE:CIM)
EV/EBITDA
11.03 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Chimera Investment Corp's enterprise value is $8,127.04 Mil. Chimera Investment Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $736.99 Mil. Therefore, Chimera Investment Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.03.

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, Chimera Investment Corp's stock price is $15.55. Chimera Investment Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $2.88. Therefore, Chimera Investment Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 5.40.

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


Definition

Chimera Investment Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=8127.044/736.992
=11.03

Chimera Investment Corp's current Enterprise Value is $8,127.04 Mil.
Chimera Investment Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 122.795 (Mar. 2014 ) + 125.449 (Jun. 2014 ) + 416.466 (Sep. 2014 ) + 72.282 (Dec. 2014 ) = $736.99 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.

Chimera Investment Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=15.55/2.882
=5.40

Chimera Investment Corp's share price for today is $15.55.
Chimera Investment Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 0.5 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.5 (Jun. 2014 ) + 1.85 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.032 (Dec. 2014 ) = $2.88.

* 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.

Chimera Investment Corp Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.00-19.5418.6014.6015.4510.0510.1411.12

Chimera Investment Corp Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda 11.1110.0510.827.319.7610.149.5410.5810.4611.12
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