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Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS)
EV/EBITDA
13.42 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's enterprise value is $9,788 Mil. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $729 Mil. Therefore, Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 13.42.

FBHS' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.3   Max: 39.4
Current: 13.6

7.3
39.4

During the past 7 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc was 39.40. The lowest was 7.30. And the median was 17.50.

FBHS's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
60% of the 595 Companies
in the Global Home Furnishings & Fixtures industry.

( Industry Median: 10.77 vs. FBHS: 13.60 )

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, Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's stock price is $54.97. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $2.47. Therefore, Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 22.26.

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


Definition

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=9787.700/729.1
=13.42

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's current Enterprise Value is $9,788 Mil.
Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 173 (Dec. 2015 ) + 126.6 (Mar. 2016 ) + 217.1 (Jun. 2016 ) + 212.4 (Sep. 2016 ) = $729 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=54.97/2.47
=22.26

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's share price for today is $54.97.
Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 0.54 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.35 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.8 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.78 (Sep. 2016 ) = $2.47.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.0031.2919.5119.3715.2516.16

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 15.1914.5515.2516.4216.9415.9516.1616.1215.1014.74
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