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ECB Bancorp Inc (AMEX:ECBE)
EV/EBITDA
0.00 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, ECB Bancorp Inc's enterprise value is $117.32 Mil. ECB Bancorp Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2012 was $2.19 Mil. Therefore, ECB Bancorp Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 0.00.

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, ECB Bancorp Inc's stock price is $0.00. ECB Bancorp Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2012 was $-0.03. Therefore, ECB Bancorp Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 0.00.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=117.322/2.192
=53.52

ECB Bancorp Inc's current Enterprise Value is $117.32 Mil.
ECB Bancorp Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2012 was -2.507 (Dec. 2011 ) + 0.727 (Mar. 2012 ) + 1.135 (Jun. 2012 ) + 2.837 (Sep. 2012 ) = $2.19 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=0.00/-0.029
=

ECB Bancorp Inc's share price for today is $0.00.
ECB Bancorp Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2012 was -0.659 (Dec. 2011 ) + 0.04 (Mar. 2012 ) + 0.11 (Jun. 2012 ) + 0.48 (Sep. 2012 ) = $-0.03.

* 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.

ECB Bancorp Inc Annual Data

Dec02Dec03Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11
ev2ebitda 12.1510.9112.809.3910.2611.9620.6533.1461.640.00

ECB Bancorp Inc Quarterly Data

Jun10Sep10Dec10Mar11Jun11Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12
ev2ebitda 52.8354.6761.640.000.000.000.0074.31267.9847.49
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