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CSS Industries Inc (NYSE:CSS)
EV/EBITDA
7.78 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, CSS Industries Inc's enterprise value is $212.2 Mil. CSS Industries Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $27.3 Mil. Therefore, CSS Industries Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.78.

CSS' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.6   Max: 9.1
Current: 7.78

-14.6
9.1

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of CSS Industries Inc was 9.10. The lowest was -14.60. And the median was 5.50.

CSS's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
70% of the 770 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 11.35 vs. CSS: 7.78 )

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, CSS Industries Inc's stock price is $26.71. CSS Industries Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $1.41. Therefore, CSS Industries Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 18.94.

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


Definition

CSS Industries Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=212.229/27.269
=7.78

CSS Industries Inc's current Enterprise Value is $212.2 Mil.
CSS Industries Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 17.248 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.349 (Mar. 2016 ) + -3.117 (Jun. 2016 ) + 12.789 (Sep. 2016 ) = $27.3 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.

CSS Industries Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=26.71/1.41
=18.94

CSS Industries Inc's share price for today is $26.71.
CSS Industries Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 1.06 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.06 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.36 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.77 (Sep. 2016 ) = $1.41.

* 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.

CSS Industries Inc Annual Data

Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14Mar15Mar16
ev2ebitda 6.196.514.22-10.073.583.604.404.305.084.99

CSS Industries Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 4.684.784.945.086.245.424.994.995.467.41
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