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Dillard's Inc (NYSE:DDS)
EV-to-EBITDA
3.74 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Dillard's Inc's enterprise value is $2,107 Mil. Dillard's Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2017 was $563 Mil. Therefore, Dillard's Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 3.74.

DDS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -316   Max: 267.3
Current: 3.74

-316
267.3

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Dillard's Inc was 267.30. The lowest was -316.00. And the median was 5.70.

DDS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
93% of the 1089 Companies
in the Global Department Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 11.23 vs. DDS: 3.74 )

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, Dillard's Inc's stock price is $53.94. Dillard's Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2017 was $4.88. Therefore, Dillard's Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 11.05.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2106.813/563.377
=3.74

Dillard's Inc's current Enterprise Value is $2,107 Mil.
Dillard's Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2017 was 196.427 (Apr. 2016 ) + 94.926 (Jul. 2016 ) + 111.913 (Oct. 2016 ) + 160.111 (Jan. 2017 ) = $563 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=53.94/4.88
=11.05

Dillard's Inc's share price for today is $53.94.
Dillard's Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2017 was 2.17 (Apr. 2016 ) + 0.35 (Jul. 2016 ) + 0.67 (Oct. 2016 ) + 1.69 (Jan. 2017 ) = $4.88.

* 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.

Dillard's Inc Annual Data

Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15Jan16Jan17
ev2ebitda 6.03-286.354.384.954.215.865.436.204.384.07

Dillard's Inc Quarterly Data

Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16Jan17
ev2ebitda 6.446.207.095.715.234.384.744.664.574.07
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