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Chimera Investment Corp (NYSE:CIM)
EV/EBITDA
10.12 (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 $4,713.28 Mil. Chimera Investment Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $478.85 Mil. Therefore, Chimera Investment Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.12.

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, Chimera Investment Corp's stock price is $3.20. Chimera Investment Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $0.38. Therefore, Chimera Investment Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 9.10.

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)
=4713.280/478.85
=9.84

Chimera Investment Corp's current Enterprise Value is $4,713.28 Mil.
Chimera Investment Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 169.818 (Jun. 2013 ) + 92.441 (Sep. 2013 ) + 93.796 (Dec. 2013 ) + 122.795 (Mar. 2014 ) = $478.85 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)
=3.20/0.38
=8.42

Chimera Investment Corp's share price for today is $3.20.
Chimera Investment Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.14 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.07 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.07 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.1 (Mar. 2014 ) = $0.38.

* 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

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.0018.6015.2215.4510.0510.14

Chimera Investment Corp Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
ev2ebitda 15.450.000.000.0010.050.000.000.0010.140.00
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