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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Dillards Inc's enterprise value is $3,351 Mil. Dillards Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was $791 Mil. Therefore, Dillards Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 4.24.

DDS' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -314.7   Max: 267
Current: 4.18

-314.7
267

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Dillards Inc was 267.00. The lowest was -314.70. And the median was 5.60.

DDS's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
88% of the 1157 Companies
in the Global Department Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 9.65 vs. DDS: 4.18 )

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 $67.44. Dillards Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was $7.72. Therefore, Dillards Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 8.74.

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)
=3350.554/790.703
=4.24

Dillards Inc's current Enterprise Value is $3,351 Mil.
Dillards Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was 283.496 (Jan. 2015 ) + 244.186 (Apr. 2015 ) + 121.056 (Jul. 2015 ) + 141.965 (Oct. 2015 ) = $791 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)
=67.44/7.72
=8.74

Dillards Inc's share price for today is $67.44.
Dillards Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was 3.12 (Jan. 2015 ) + 2.66 (Apr. 2015 ) + 0.75 (Jul. 2015 ) + 1.19 (Oct. 2015 ) = $7.72.

* 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

Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15
ev2ebitda 6.065.956.03-286.004.384.953.935.915.436.20

Dillards Inc Quarterly Data

Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15
ev2ebitda 5.535.345.435.967.146.446.206.955.715.23
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