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Dillards Inc (NYSE:DDS)
EV/EBITDA
7.33 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Dillards Inc's enterprise value is $5,837 Mil. Dillards Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was $796 Mil. Therefore, Dillards Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.33.

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, Dillards Inc's stock price is $122.53. Dillards Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was $7.37. Therefore, Dillards Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 16.62.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=5837.320/796.348
=7.33

Dillards Inc's current Enterprise Value is $5,837 Mil.
Dillards Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was 258.359 (Jan. 2014 ) + 250.236 (Apr. 2014 ) + 130.689 (Jul. 2014 ) + 157.064 (Oct. 2014 ) = $796 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=122.53/7.371
=16.62

Dillards Inc's share price for today is $122.53.
Dillards Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was 2.711 (Jan. 2014 ) + 2.56 (Apr. 2014 ) + 0.8 (Jul. 2014 ) + 1.3 (Oct. 2014 ) = $7.37.

* 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.

Dillards Inc Annual Data

Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14
ev2ebitda 5.365.875.956.03-286.004.384.953.935.915.45

Dillards Inc Quarterly Data

Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14
ev2ebitda 4.905.365.915.515.535.345.455.987.346.67
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