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Cencosud SA (NYSE:CNCO)
EV/EBITDA
14.79 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Cencosud SA's enterprise value is $8,794 Mil. Cencosud SA's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $1,290 Mil. Therefore, Cencosud SA's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 14.79.

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, Cencosud SA's stock price is $9.75. Cencosud SA's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $0.69. Therefore, Cencosud SA's P/E Ratio for today is 28.50.

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


Definition

Cencosud SA's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=8794.498/1290.32294691
=6.82

Cencosud SA's current Enterprise Value is $8,794 Mil.
Cencosud SA's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 257.63164861 (Sep. 2012 ) + 441.827210184 (Dec. 2012 ) + 0 (Sep. 2013 ) + 590.864088118 (Dec. 2013 ) = $1,290 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.

Cencosud SA's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=9.75/0.692849404117
=14.07

Cencosud SA's share price for today is $9.75.
Cencosud SA's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 0.153304442037 (Sep. 2012 ) + 0.196099674973 (Dec. 2012 ) + 0 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.343445287107 (Dec. 2013 ) = $0.69.

* 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.

Cencosud SA Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.001.8010.000.00

Cencosud SA Quarterly Data

Mar11Jun11Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Sep13Dec13
ev2ebitda 3.243.322.301.8014.3513.4417.0210.000.000.00
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