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Dean Foods Co (NYSE:DF)
EV/EBITDA
19.41 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Dean Foods Co's enterprise value is $2,668 Mil. Dean Foods Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $137 Mil. Therefore, Dean Foods Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 19.41.

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, Dean Foods Co's stock price is $18.33. Dean Foods Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.67. Therefore, Dean Foods Co's P/E Ratio for today is .

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


Definition

Dean Foods Co's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2667.780/137.438
=19.41

Dean Foods Co's current Enterprise Value is $2,668 Mil.
Dean Foods Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 13.456 (Dec. 2013 ) + 45.864 (Mar. 2014 ) + 37.869 (Jun. 2014 ) + 40.249 (Sep. 2014 ) = $137 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.

Dean Foods Co's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=18.33/-0.669
=

Dean Foods Co's share price for today is $18.33.
Dean Foods Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.399 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.09 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.01 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.17 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.67.

* 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.

Dean Foods Co Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 4.067.757.239.067.016.747.18-2.808.173.82

Dean Foods Co Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda -3.1017.408.178.776.293.423.823.744.4915.88
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