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Dean Foods Co (NYSE:DF)
EV/EBITDA
13.77 (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 $2,576 Mil. Dean Foods Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $187 Mil. Therefore, Dean Foods Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 13.77.

DF' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.3   Max: 40.6
Current: 13.44

-3.3
40.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Dean Foods Co was 40.60. The lowest was -3.30. And the median was 7.20.

DF's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
51% of the 1793 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 14.02 vs. DF: 13.44 )

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 $19.02. Dean Foods Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $-0.22. 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)
=2575.669/187.07
=13.77

Dean Foods Co's current Enterprise Value is $2,576 Mil.
Dean Foods Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 49.051 (Dec. 2014 ) + -63.117 (Mar. 2015 ) + 104.693 (Jun. 2015 ) + 96.443 (Sep. 2015 ) = $187 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)
=19.02/-0.224
=

Dean Foods Co's share price for today is $19.02.
Dean Foods Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.056 (Dec. 2014 ) + -0.78 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.28 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.22 (Sep. 2015 ) = $-0.22.

* 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

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 7.386.889.077.016.747.18-2.808.173.8215.74

Dean Foods Co Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebitda 6.293.423.823.744.4615.9415.7437.2117.2612.22
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